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Canada Marine Act

Version of section 16 from 2008-08-01 to 2024-04-01:

Marginal note:Persons excluded

 The following individuals may not be directors of a port authority:

  • (a) an individual who is a mayor, councillor, officer or employee of a municipality mentioned in the letters patent;

  • (b) an individual who is a member of the legislature of a province, or an officer or employee of the public service or of a Crown corporation of a province, mentioned in the letters patent;

  • (c) a Senator or a member of the House of Commons;

  • (c.1) an officer or employee of the federal public administration, a federal Crown corporation or a port authority;

  • (d) an individual who is not a resident Canadian, as defined in subsection 2(1) of the Canada Business Corporations Act;

  • (e) an individual who is a director, officer or employee of a person who is a user of the port;

  • (f) an individual who is under eighteen years of age;

  • (g) an individual who has been declared mentally incompetent by a court in Canada or elsewhere; or

  • (h) an undischarged bankrupt.

  • 1998, c. 10, s. 16
  • 2003, c. 22, s. 113(E)
  • 2008, c. 21, s. 11

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