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House Government Bill
39th Parliament, 1st Session
April 3, 2006 - September 14, 2007
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An Act providing for conflict of interest rules, restrictions on election financing and measures respecting administrative transparency, oversight and accountability
Short Title
Federal Accountability Act
Statute of Canada
2006, c. 9
Last Stage Completed
Royal Assent (2006-12-12)
Progress: Royal Assent
 
Coming Into Force
108. (1) The provisions of the Conflict of
Interest Act, as enacted by section 2 of this
Act, sections 3 to 34 of this Act and any
provisions enacted or repeals effected by
those sections come into force on a day or
days to be fixed by order of the Governor in
Council.

(2) Notwithstanding subsection 114(4) of
the Canada Pension Plan, the provisions of
the Conflict of Interest Act, as enacted by
section 2 of this Act, come into force as
provided under subsection (1) but do not
apply in respect of the Canada Pension Plan
Investment Board unless the lieutenant governor
in council of each of at least two thirds
of the included provinces, within the meaning
of subsection 114(1) of the Canada Pension
Plan, having in the aggregate not less than
two thirds of the population of all of the
included provinces, has signified the consent
of that province to the those provisions.

(3) Sections 39 and 40, subsections 44(1)
and (2) and sections 56 and 58 come into
force six months after the day on which this
Act receives royal assent.

(4) Sections 41 to 43, subsections 44(3) and (4) and sections 45 to 55, 57 and 60 to 64 come into force or are deemed to have come into force on January 1, 2007.

(4.1) Sections 63 and 64 come into force or are deemed to have come into force on January 1, 2007, but do not apply in respect of monetary contributions made before that day.

(5) Sections 65 to 82, 84 to 88 and 89 to 98
come into force on a day or days to be fixed
by order of the Governor in Council.

(6) Section 99 of this Act comes into force
on the day on which section 81 of the
Parliament of Canada Act, as enacted by
section 28 of this Act, comes into force.

228. (1) Sections 3.01 and 3.1 of the
Access to Information Act, as enacted by
section 142 of this Act, and section 3.01 of the
Privacy Act, as enacted by section 182 of this
Act, as well as subsection 141(2), sections 143
to 149, 154 and 157 to 160, subsection 163(1),
sections 164 to 179, subsection 181(2) and
sections 183, 184 and 186 to 193 of this Act
and any provisions enacted by those provisions
come into force on a day or days to be
fixed by order of the Governor in Council.

(2) Despite subsection (1), the definition
“government institution” in section 3 of the
Access to Information Act, as enacted by
subsection 141(2) of this Act, and the definition
“government institution” in section 3 of
the Privacy Act, as enacted by subsection
181(2) of this Act, do not apply in respect of
the Canada Pension Plan Investment Board
unless the lieutenant governor in council of
each of at least two thirds of the included
provinces, within the meaning of subsection
114(1) of the Canada Pension Plan, having in
the aggregate not less than two thirds of the population of all of the included provinces,
has signified the consent of that province to
the application of those definitions to the
Board.

300. (1) Subject to subsection (2), sections
239 to 242, 244, 246 to 253 and 261,
subsections 262(1) and (3) and sections 263
to 266, 269, 283 to 289 and 295 come into
force on a day or days to be fixed by order of
the Governor in Council.

(2) Subsection 262(2) comes into force, in
accordance with subsection 114(4) of the
Canada Pension Plan, on a day to be fixed
by order of the Governor in Council.

314. (1) Sections 306 and 307 come into
force on a day or days to be fixed by order of
the Governor in Council.

(2) Notwithstanding subsection 114(4) of
the Canada Pension Plan, section 312 comes
into force on the day on which this Act is
assented to, but that section does not apply in
respect of the Canada Pension Plan Investment
Board unless the lieutenant governor in
council of each of at least two thirds of the
included provinces, within the meaning of
subsection 114(1) of that Act, having in the
aggregate not less than two thirds of the
population of all of the included provinces,
has signified the consent of that province to
the amendment made by that section.




Her Excellency the Governor General in Council hereby fixes March 1, 2007 as the day on which sections 244, 246 and 261, subsections 262(1) and (3) and sections 263 to 266, 269 and 295 of that Act come into force.


SI/2007-0015


Her Excellency the Governor General in Council hereby fixes February 10, 2007 as the day on which sections 173 to 178 of that Act come into force.


SI/2007-0017


Her Excellency the Governor General in Council hereby fixes March 1, 2007 as the day on which section 3.01 of the Access to Information Act, as enacted by section 142 of the Act, and section 3.01 of the Privacy Act, as enacted by section 182 of the Act, as well as sections 149, 154, 157, 158, 160, 172, 172.1, 179, 184, 186, 187 and 189 of the Act, come into force.


SI/2007-0019


Her Excellency the Governor General in Council hereby fixes April 1, 2007 as the day on which sections 144 to 146, 165 to 171, 183 and 191 to 193 of that Act come into force.


SI/2007-0020


Her Excellency the Governor General in Council hereby fixes April 1, 2007 as the day on which sections 247 to 253 of that Act come into force.


SI/2007-0028


Her Excellency the Governor General in Council hereby fixes April 1, 2007 as the day on which sections 283 to 289 of that Act come into force.


SI/2007-0029


Her Excellency the Governor General in Council hereby fixes April 27, 2007 as the day on which sections 239 to 242 of that Act come into force.


SI/2007-0030


Her Excellency the Governor General in Council hereby fixes April 1, 2007 as the day on which section 172.01 of that Act comes into force.


SI/2007-0038


Her Excellency the Governor General in Council hereby fixes September 1, 2007 as the day on which section 3.1 of the Access to Information Act, as enacted by section 142 of the Act, subsection 141(2), sections 143, 147, 148 and 159, subsection 163(1), section 164, subsection 181(2) and sections 188 and 190 of the Act come into force.


SI/2007-0039


Her Excellency the Governor General in Council hereby fixes July 9, 2007 as the day on which sections 2 to 34 of that Act come into force.


SI/2007-0075


Her Excellency the Governor General in Council hereby fixes July 2, 2008 as the day on which sections 65 to 82, 84 to 88 and 89 to 98 of that Act come into force.


SI/2008-0041


Her Excellency the Governor General in Council hereby fixes May 5, 2008 as the day on which sections 306 and 307 of the Act come into force.


SI/2008-52

His Excellency the Governor General in Council hereby fixes December 31, 2011 as the day on which subsection 262(2) of that Act comes into force.
SI/2011-0117

The information on this page is current as of   November 20, 2019

The coming into force provisions in LEGISinfo are excerpted from the text of the bill as introduced and given first reading. The information is not updated to reflect amendments made to bills during the legislative process. Where an Act comes into force on a day or days to be fixed by order of the Governor in Council, additional dates of commencement are added once an order is issued. Where an Act or a provision thereof is silent as to its commencement, it comes into force on the day it receives Royal Assent.

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