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Royal Canadian Mounted Police Act

Version of section 5 from 2014-11-28 to 2022-11-16:

Marginal note:Appointment

  •  (1) The Governor in Council may appoint an officer, to be known as the Commissioner of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police, to hold office during pleasure, who, under the direction of the Minister, has the control and management of the Force and all matters connected with the Force.

  • Marginal note:Delegation

    (2) The Commissioner may delegate to any member, subject to any terms and conditions that the Commissioner directs, any of the Commissioner’s powers, duties or functions under this Act, except the power to delegate under this subsection, the power to make rules under this Act and the powers, duties or functions under subsections 45.4(5) and 45.41(10).

  • R.S., 1985, c. R-10, s. 5
  • R.S., 1985, c. 8 (2nd Supp.), s. 2
  • 2013, c. 18, ss. 3, 77
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