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Canadian Payments Association By-law No. 3 — Payment Items and Automated Clearing Settlement System

Version of section 28 from 2012-12-19 to 2015-07-31:

Marginal note:Groups and Group Clearers Composition of group

  •  (1) A group may consist of

    • (a) a central or cooperative credit association that has been appointed to be the group clearer and one or more of the following, including any combination of them:

      • (i) centrals,

      • (ii) cooperative credit associations,

      • (iii) federal credit unions,

      • (iv) locals that belong to the group clearer, or

      • (v) locals that belong to another central or cooperative credit association if that central or cooperative credit association is also a member of the group; or

    • (b) two or more members of the same class from the classes referred to in paragraph 9(3)(a), (c), (e) or (g) of the Canadian Payments Act that have appointed a member of the class to which they belong to be the group clearer.

  • Marginal note:Central may act for locals

    (2) For greater certainty, if two or more locals belong to two centrals, one of which belongs to the other central, one of the centrals may appoint the other central to act as group clearer for itself and the locals.

  • SOR/2012-279, s. 2

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