Merchant Seamen Compensation Act
Marginal note:Board constituted
3 (1) There is hereby established a Board to be known as the Merchant Seamen Compensation Board consisting of three members appointed by the Governor in Council.
Marginal note:Chairman, vice-chairman
(2) The Governor in Council shall designate one of the members of the Board to be chairman and one to be vice-chairman.
Marginal note:Chairman to preside
(3) The chairman, and in his absence the vice-chairman, shall preside at the meetings of the Board.
Marginal note:Office and salary
(4) A member of the Board holds office during pleasure and shall be paid such salary as the Governor in Council may fix.
Marginal note:Substitute member
(5) When a member of the Board is unable at any time to perform the duties of his office by reason of absence or temporary incapacity, the Governor in Council may appoint a temporary substitute member on such terms and conditions as the Governor in Council may prescribe.
- R.S., c. M-11, s. 3
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