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Pension Benefits Standards Act, 1985

Version of section 5 from 2010-12-15 to 2016-06-21:

Marginal note:Powers of Superintendent

  •  (1) The Superintendent, under the direction of the Minister, has the control and supervision of the administration of this Act and has the powers conferred by this Act.

  • Marginal note:Information and studies

    (2) The Superintendent may

    • (a) collect information to determine the extent to which inflation adjustments and other adjustments to pension benefits are provided;

    • (b) conduct studies, surveys and research programs and compile statistical and other information relating to pension plans and their operation;

    • (c) disclose information gathered under paragraph (a) or (b) or subsection 9.01(6) or filed under subsection 9.01(5) or section 10, 10.1 or 12 to any government agency or regulatory body; and

    • (d) collect information from a pension supervisory authority of a designated province and disclose information to that authority for the purposes of implementing a multilateral agreement.

  • Marginal note:Terms and conditions

    (3) Any approval, authorization, consent or permission of the Superintendent given under this Act may be subject to terms and conditions.

  • R.S., 1985, c. 32 (2nd Supp.), s. 5
  • 1998, c. 12, s. 3
  • 2010, c. 12, s. 1788, c. 25, s. 180

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