Federal Courts Rules
Marginal note:Discretionary powers
47 (1) Unless otherwise provided by these Rules, if these Rules grant a discretionary power to the Court, a judge or prothonotary has jurisdiction to exercise that power on his or her own initiative or on motion.
Marginal note:Exercise of powers on motion
(2) Where these Rules provide that powers of the Court are to be exercised on motion, they may be exercised only on the bringing of a motion.
- SOR/2007-130, s. 1
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