Department of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness Act

Version of section 4 from 2005-04-04 to 2007-08-02:


Marginal note:Powers, duties and functions

  •  (1) The powers, duties and functions of the Minister extend to and include all matters over which Parliament has jurisdiction — and that have not been assigned by law to another department, board or agency of the Government of Canada — relating to public safety and emergency preparedness.

  • Marginal note:National leadership

    (2) The Minister shall, at the national level, exercise leadership relating to public safety and emergency preparedness.

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