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Assisted Human Reproduction Act

Version of section 36 from 2006-01-12 to 2012-09-29:

Marginal note:Appointment of President

  •  (1) The President of the Agency shall be appointed by the Governor in Council to hold office during pleasure for a term of not more than five years, and is eligible for reappointment.

  • Marginal note:Chief executive officer

    (2) The President is the chief executive officer of the Agency and has supervision over and direction of the work and staff of the Agency, and may exercise the powers and shall perform the duties assigned by the Agency's by-laws.

  • Marginal note:Delegation

    (3) The President may delegate to any officer of the Agency any power conferred or duty imposed on the President by or under this or any other Act.

  • Marginal note:Acting President

    (4) In the event of the absence or incapacity of the President or a vacancy in that office, the board of directors may authorize an officer of the Agency to act as President, but no person may act as President for a period exceeding 90 days without the approval of the Governor in Council.

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