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Federal-Provincial Fiscal Arrangements Act

Version of section 24 from 2005-03-23 to 2024-05-01:

Marginal note:Purposes

 Subject to this Part and for the purpose of giving effect to the 2003 First Ministers’ Accord on Health Care Renewal and the 2004 10-Year Plan to Strengthen Health Care, a Canada Health Transfer in the amounts referred to in subsection 24.1(1) is to be provided to the provinces for the purposes of

  • (a) maintaining the national criteria and conditions in the Canada Health Act, including those respecting public administration, comprehensiveness, universality, portability and accessibility, and the provisions relating to extra-billing and user charges; and

  • (b) contributing to providing the best possible health care system for Canadians and to making information about the health care system available to Canadians.

  • R.S., 1985, c. F-8, s. 24
  • 1995, c. 17, s. 52
  • 2003, c. 15, s. 8
  • 2005, c. 11, s. 2

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