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Indian Act

Version of section 92 from 2002-12-31 to 2014-12-15:

Marginal note:Departmental employees, etc., prohibited from trading without a licence

  •  (1) No person who is

    • (a) an officer or employee in the Department,

    • (b) a missionary engaged in mission work among Indians, or

    • (c) a school teacher on a reserve,

    shall, without a licence from the Minister or his duly authorized representative, trade for profit with an Indian or sell to him directly or indirectly goods or chattels, but no such licence shall be issued to a full-time officer or employee in the Department.

  • Marginal note:Cancellation of licence

    (2) The Minister or his duly authorized representative may at any time cancel a licence issued under this section.

  • Marginal note:Punishment

    (3) A person who contravenes subsection (1) is guilty of an offence and liable on summary conviction to a fine not exceeding five hundred dollars.

  • Marginal note:Dismissal

    (4) Without prejudice to subsection (3), an officer or employee in the Department who contravenes subsection (1) may be dismissed from office.

  • R.S., c. I-6, s. 92

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