Canadian Payments Association By-law No. 3 — Payment Items and Automated Clearing Settlement System

Version of section 33 from 2012-08-17 to 2015-07-31:


Marginal note:Clearing agents appointment

  •  (1) The Board may, on completion by a direct clearer or group clearer of the application procedures set out in the rules, appoint it to act as a clearing agent if the direct clearer or group clearer meets the technical, financial and other requirements set out in the rules.

  • Marginal note:Designation of a central

    (2) A group clearer that has been appointed to act as a clearing agent for an indirect clearer may, in accordance with the rules, designate a central that belongs to the group where the settlement account of that indirect clearer is maintained and the loan facility of that indirect clearer is established.

  • Marginal note:Effect of designation

    (3) The designation of a central in accordance with subsection (2) by the group clearer appointed to act as a clearing agent does not preclude the group clearer from remaining subject to all obligations applicable to clearing agents set out in this By-law and in the applicable rules.

  • SOR/2012-161, s. 9
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