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Canadian Space Agency Act

Version of section 19 from 2002-12-31 to 2012-03-15:

Marginal note:Establishment of Board

  •  (1) The Governor in Council may establish a board, to be known as the Space Advisory Board, consisting of not more than nineteen members appointed by the Governor in Council to hold office during pleasure for a term not exceeding three years.

  • Marginal note:Representation

    (2) The Board shall include persons from the space science community and the private sector, including the space industry.

  • Marginal note:Chair

    (3) The Governor in Council shall designate one of the members of the Board to be Chair of the Board.

  • Marginal note:Acting member

    (4) In the event of the absence or incapacity of a member of the Board, the Minister may designate a person to act as a member for the time being, but no person may act as a member for a period exceeding ninety days without the approval of the Governor in Council.

  • Marginal note:Re-appointment

    (5) A member of the Board, on the expiration of a first or any subsequent term of office, is eligible to be re-appointed for a further term.

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