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Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission Act (R.S.C., 1985, c. C-22)

Act current to 2019-07-01 and last amended on 2014-07-01. Previous Versions

Offices, Meetings and Residence (continued)

Marginal note:Residence of members

  •  (1) Subject to subsection (2), the members of the Commission shall reside in the National Capital Region as described in the schedule to the National Capital Act or within any distance of it that may be determined by the Governor in Council.

  • Marginal note:Residence of members — regional office

    (2) If a regional office of the Commission is established under subsection 10(1.1), a member of the Commission who is designated for that region by the Governor in Council shall reside in that region and within any distance of that regional office that may be determined by the Governor in Council.

  • 1991, c. 11, s. 79
  • 2010, c. 12, s. 1707


Marginal note:By-laws of Commission

  •  (1) The Commission may make by-laws

    • (a) respecting the calling of meetings of the Commission;

    • (b) respecting the conduct of business at meetings of the Commission, the establishment of special and standing committees of the Commission, the delegation of duties to those committees and the fixing of quorums for meetings thereof; and

    • (c) fixing the travel and living expenses to be paid to members.

  • Marginal note:By-law subject to Minister’s approval

    (2) No by-law made under paragraph (1)(c) has any effect unless it has been approved by the Minister.

  • R.S., 1985, c. C-22, s. 11
  • 2001, c. 34, s. 31(E)
  • 2010, c. 12, s. 1708

Objects, Powers, Duties and Functions

Marginal note:In relation to broadcasting

  • R.S., 1985, c. C-22, s. 12
  • 1991, c. 11, s. 80
  • 1993, c. 38, s. 85
  • 2001, c. 34, s. 31(E)
  • 2010, c. 12, s. 1709, c. 23, s. 69

Marginal note:Annual report

 The Commission shall, within three months after the end of each fiscal year, submit to the Minister a report, in such form as the Minister may direct, on the activities of the Commission for that fiscal year, and the Minister shall cause a copy of the report to be laid before each House of Parliament on any of the first fifteen days on which that House is sitting after the Minister receives it.

  • R.S., 1985, c. C-22, s. 13
  • 1991, c. 11, s. 80

 [Repealed, 1991, c. 11, s. 80]

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