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Federal Public Sector Labour Relations Act

Version of section 18 from 2005-04-01 to 2014-03-31:

Marginal note:Qualifications

  •  (1) To be eligible to hold office as a member, a person must

    • (a) be a Canadian citizen within the meaning of the Citizenship Act or a permanent resident within the meaning of subsection 2(1) of the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act;

    • (b) not hold any other office or employment under the employer;

    • (c) not be a member of or hold an office or employment under an employee organization certified as a bargaining agent;

    • (d) not carry on any activity inconsistent with the person’s functions; and

    • (e) have knowledge of or experience in labour relations.

  • Marginal note:Exception

    (2) Despite paragraph (1)(b), a person is not ineligible to hold office as a member by reason only of holding office as a member of any board that may be constituted by the Commissioner in Council of the Northwest Territories or the Legislature of Yukon or the Legislature for Nunavut with powers and functions similar to those of the Board.

  • 2003, c. 22, ss. 2 “18”, 273

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