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Canada School of Public Service Act

Version of section 5 from 2005-04-01 to 2019-06-16:

Marginal note:Powers

 In carrying out its objects, the School has the capacity of a natural person and may

  • (a) acquire, manage, maintain, design and operate training, orientation and development programs for public sector managers and employees, particularly for those in the public service, and acquire personal and movable property;

  • (b) assist departments, boards and agencies of the Government of Canada through programs, studies and documentation developed at the School;

  • (c) cooperate with other persons and bodies engaged in management and personnel development;

  • (d) contribute funds for the pursuit of research or other activities related to the theory and practice of public sector management and public administration;

  • (e) provide services and facilities to any person or government, and charge fees therefor as provided by section 18;

  • (f) license, sell or otherwise make available any copyright, trade-mark or other similar property right held, controlled or administered by the School;

  • (g) enter into contracts, memoranda of understanding or other arrangements in the name of Her Majesty in right of Canada or in the name of the School;

  • (h) acquire any money, securities or other personal or movable property by gift or bequest and expend, administer or dispose of the property subject to the terms, if any, on which the gift or bequest was made; and

  • (i) do all things necessary or incidental to the attainment of the objects of the School.

  • 1991, c. 16, s. 5
  • 2001, c. 4, s. 68
  • 2003, c. 22, ss. 25, 225(E)

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