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Canadian Centre for Occupational Health and Safety Act (R.S.C., 1985, c. C-13)

Act current to 2024-06-19 and last amended on 2012-06-29. Previous Versions

General (continued)

Marginal note:By-laws

 The Council may make by-laws for the conduct and management of the affairs of the Centre and, without restricting the generality of the foregoing, may make by-laws respecting

  • (a) the appointment and operation of advisory or other committees referred to in section 16 and the allowances and expenses, if any, to be paid to members of those committees who are not members of the Council;

  • (b) the employment or engagement and the remuneration, expenses and duties of officers, employees and agents of the Centre;

  • (c) the procedure in all business at meetings of the Council and of the executive board;

  • (d) the assignment of any powers and activities of the Centre to the executive board and the manner in which those powers and activities shall be exercised or performed; and

  • (e) the manner in which briefs and other written representations submitted to the Centre are to be considered.

  • 1977-78, c. 29, s. 17

Marginal note:Status of governors, officers, employees and agents

  •  (1) Except as provided in subsections (2) and (3), the Chairman and President, the other governors and officers and the employees and agents of the Centre are not part of the federal public administration.

  • Marginal note:Superannuation

    (2) The President, the other officers and the employees of the Centre shall be deemed to be employed in the public service for the purposes of the Public Service Superannuation Act.

  • Marginal note:Compensation

    (3) The President, the other officers and the employees of the Centre shall be deemed to be employed in the federal public administration for the purposes of the Government Employees Compensation Act and any regulations made under section 9 of the Aeronautics Act.

  • Marginal note:Application of Public Service Superannuation Act to governors

    (4) The Public Service Superannuation Act does not apply to the Chairman or the other governors unless, in the case of any of them, the Governor in Council directs that it shall apply.

  • R.S., 1985. c. C-13, s. 23
  • 2003, c. 22, ss. 224(E), 225(E)

Marginal note:Centre deemed registered charity

 The Centre shall, for the purposes of the Income Tax Act, be deemed to be a registered charity within the meaning of that expression for the purposes of that Act.

  • R.S., 1985, c. C-13, s. 24
  • 1999, c. 31, s. 246(F)

 [Repealed, 2012, c. 19, s. 170]


Marginal note:Annual report

  •  (1) Within four months after the end of each year, the Council shall submit to the Minister a report on the activities of the Centre for that year, including a summary of the disposition of briefs and other written representations considered by the Centre as required by subsection 6(2) and the financial statements of the Centre.

  • Marginal note:Tabling report

    (2) The Minister shall cause the report referred to in subsection (1) to be laid before Parliament not later than the tenth sitting day of Parliament after he receives it.

  • Definition of sitting day of Parliament

    (3) For the purposes of subsection (2), sitting day of Parliament means a day on which either House of Parliament sits.

  • Marginal note:Report to be sent to each province

    (4) Without delay after the report is laid before Parliament under subsection (2), the Minister shall send a copy of it to the lieutenant governor of each province, the Commissioner of Yukon, the Commissioner of the Northwest Territories and the Commissioner of Nunavut.

  • R.S., 1985, c. C-13, s. 26
  • 1993, c. 28, s. 78
  • 2002, c. 7, s. 121(E)
  • 2012, c. 19, s. 171

Marginal note:Results of research available to public

 The results of research assisted or initiated by the Centre shall be made available to the public by the Centre within ninety days after becoming available to the Centre.

  • 1977-78, c. 29, s. 22
  • 1984, c. 40, s. 79(F)

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