Marginal note:Annual report
88. (1) The Agency must, before December 31 of each year following the Agency’s first full year of operations, submit an annual report on the operations of the Agency for the preceding fiscal year to the Minister, and the Minister must cause a copy of the report to be tabled in each House of Parliament on any of the first fifteen days on which that House is sitting after the Minister receives it.
Marginal note:Form and contents
(2) The annual report must include
(a) the financial statements of the Agency, prepared in accordance with accounting principles consistent with those applied in preparing the Public Accounts referred to in section 64 of the Financial Administration Act, and the Auditor General of Canada’s opinion on them;
(b) information about the Agency’s performance with respect to the objectives established in the corporate business plan;
(c) a summary statement of any assessment prepared under section 59;
(d) any report made by the Public Service Commission under subsection 56(1); and
(e) any other information that the Minister may require to be included in it.
- 1999, c. 17, s. 88;
- 2012, c. 19, s. 190.
Marginal note:Review of Act after five years
89. (1) Five years after the coming into force of this section, a comprehensive review and assessment of the provisions and operation of this Act must be undertaken by any committee of the House of Commons, of the Senate or of both Houses of Parliament that is designated or established for that purpose.
Marginal note:Tabling of report
(2) The committee designated or established for the purpose of subsection (1) must submit a report to Parliament within a reasonable time after the completion of its review and assessment.
APPLICATION OF THE OFFICIAL LANGUAGES ACT
Marginal note:Official Languages Act applies
89.1 For greater certainty, the Official Languages Act applies to the Agency and the Agency has the duty, under section 25 of that Act, to ensure that, where services are provided or made available by another person or organization on its behalf, any member of the public in Canada or elsewhere can communicate with and obtain those services from that person or organization in either official language, in any case where those services, if provided by the Agency, would be required under Part IV of that Act to be provided in either official language.
Marginal note:Powers, duties and functions
90. Any power, duty or function that, immediately before the coming into force of this section, was vested in the Deputy Minister of National Revenue or any employee under the Deputy Minister’s authority by virtue of an Act of Parliament or any instrument made under an Act of Parliament or under a contract, lease, licence or other document is transferred to the Commissioner or to the appropriate employee of the Agency, as the case may be.
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