Department of Public Works and Government Services Act (S.C. 1996, c. 16)

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Marginal note:Minister’s powers, duties and functions

 The powers, duties and functions of the Minister extend to and include all matters over which Parliament has jurisdiction, not by law assigned to any other department, board or agency of the Government of Canada, relating to

  • (a) the acquisition and provision of articles, supplies, machinery, equipment and other materiel for departments;

  • (b) the acquisition and provision of services for departments;

  • (c) the planning and organizing of the provision of materiel and services required by departments;

  • (d) the acquisition and provision of printing and publishing services for departments;

  • (e) the construction, maintenance and repair of public works, federal real property and federal immovables;

  • (f) the provision of accommodation and other facilities for departments;

  • (g) the planning and coordination of telecommunications services for departments, boards and agencies of the Government of Canada;

  • (h) the provision to departments of advice on or services related to architectural or engineering matters affecting any public work, federal real property or federal immovable; and

  • (i) the provision to departments, boards and agencies of the Government of Canada of translation and related services.

  • 1996, c. 16, s. 6
  • 2001, c. 4, s. 157
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