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Public Servants Disclosure Protection Act

Version of section 5 from 2007-04-15 to 2012-03-15:

Marginal note:Obligation to establish — Treasury Board

  •  (1) The Treasury Board must establish a code of conduct applicable to the public sector.

  • Marginal note:Other provisions do not apply

    (2) The Treasury Board’s obligation under subsection (1) applies despite the provisions of the Financial Administration Act and of any other Act of Parliament that otherwise restrict the powers of the Treasury Board.

  • Marginal note:Consultation with organizations

    (3) Before the code of conduct is established, the Minister must consult with the employee organizations certified as bargaining agents in the public sector.

  • Marginal note:Code to be tabled

    (4) The Minister must cause the code of conduct established by the Treasury Board to be tabled before each House of Parliament at least 30 days before it comes into force.

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