Marginal note:Further inquiries
69 (1) The Council shall, at the request of the Minister, commence an inquiry to establish whether a person appointed pursuant to an enactment of Parliament to hold office during good behaviour other than
(a) a judge of a superior court, or
should be removed from office for any of the reasons set out in paragraphs 65(2)(a) to (d).
Marginal note:Applicable provisions
(2) Subsections 63(3) to (6), sections 64 and 65 and subsection 66(2) apply, with such modifications as the circumstances require, to inquiries under this section.
Marginal note:Removal from office
(3) The Governor in Council may, on the recommendation of the Minister, after receipt of a report described in subsection 65(1) in relation to an inquiry under this section in connection with a person who may be removed from office by the Governor in Council other than on an address of the Senate or House of Commons or on a joint address of the Senate and House of Commons, by order, remove the person from office.
- R.S., 1985, c. J-1, s. 69;
- 1992, c. 1, s. 144(F), c. 51, s. 28;
- 1993, c. 34, s. 89;
- 2002, c. 8, s. 107.
- Date modified: