Vol. 148, No. 38 — September 20, 2014

GOVERNMENT NOTICES

DEPARTMENT OF INDUSTRY

OFFICE OF THE REGISTRAR GENERAL

Appointments

Name and position Order in Council
Côté, The Hon. Jean E. 2014-926

Government of Alberta

 

Administrator

 

September 11 to September 17, 2014

 
Herauf, The Hon. Maurice J. 2014-921

Government of Saskatchewan

 

Administrator

 

September 16 to September 28, 2014

 
Lauwers, The Hon. Peter D. 2014-920

Government of Ontario

 

Administrator

 

September 1 to September 8, 2014

 
Welsh, The Hon. B. Gale 2014-925

Government of Newfoundland and Labrador

 

Administrator

 

September 5 to September 14 and September 17 to September 26, 2014

 

September 12, 2014

DIANE BÉLANGER
Official Documents Registrar

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DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY AND EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS

CRIMINAL CODE

Designation as fingerprint examiner

Pursuant to subsection 667(5) of the Criminal Code, I hereby designate the following person of the Victoria Police Department as a fingerprint examiner:

Ken Ramsay

Ottawa, September 4, 2014

KATHY THOMPSON
Assistant Deputy Minister
Community Safety and Countering Crime Branch

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DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORT

CANADA MARINE ACT

Hamilton Port Authority — Supplementary letters patent

BY THE MINISTER OF TRANSPORT

WHEREAS letters patent were issued by the Minister of Transport (“Minister”) for the Hamilton Port Authority (“Authority”), under the authority of the Canada Marine Act (“Act”), effective May 1, 2001;

WHEREAS Schedule C of the letters patent of the Authority sets out the real property, other than federal real property, held or occupied by the Authority;

WHEREAS, pursuant to subsection 46(2.1) of the Act, the Authority wishes to acquire the real property known and described as being PIN 17251-0032 (LT) (“Real Property”) from CBS Canada Co.;

WHEREAS the board of directors of the Authority has requested that the Minister issue supplementary letters patent to set out the Real Property in Schedule C of the letters patent;

AND WHEREAS the Minister is satisfied that the amendment to the letters patent is consistent with the Act;

NOW THEREFORE, pursuant to subsection 9(1) of the Act, the letters patent are amended as follows:

ISSUED this 5th day of September, 2014.

__________________________________________
The Honourable Denis Lebel, P.C., M.P.
Minister of Infrastructure, Communities and Intergovernmental
Affairs and Minister for the Economic Development Agency of
Canada for the Regions of Quebec, acting for the Honourable
Lisa Raitt, P.C., M.P., Minister of Transport, pursuant to
Order in Council P.C. 2013-895 of August 16, 2013.

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DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORT

CANADA MARINE ACT

Oshawa Port Authority — Supplementary letters patent

BY THE MINISTER OF TRANSPORT

WHEREAS letters patent were issued by the Minister of Transport (“Minister”) for the Oshawa Port Authority (“Authority”), under the authority of the Canada Marine Act (“Act”), effective January 25, 2012;

WHEREAS Schedule B of the letters patent sets out the federal real property managed by the Authority and Schedule C of the letters patent sets out the real property, other than federal real property, held or occupied by the Authority;

WHEREAS under the authority of Order in Council P.C. 2010-815 of July 17, 2010, and as per the provisions of the Settlement Agreement dated July 15, 2010, between Her Majesty in right of Canada, as represented by the Minister, the Oshawa Harbour Commission and The Corporation of the City of Oshawa, the Minister disposed of federal real property, forming part of the federal real property set out in Schedule B of the letters patent, in favour of The Corporation of the City of Oshawa;

WHEREAS the legal descriptions of other real property set out in Schedule B and Schedule C of the letters patent have been updated subsequent to the issuance of the letters patent;

WHEREAS, pursuant to subsection 9(1) of the Act, the Minister wishes to issue, on her own initiative, supplementary letters patent to the Authority to reflect the disposal of federal property and to update the descriptions of other real property set out in Schedule B and Schedule C of the letters patent;

WHEREAS, pursuant to the same section of the Act, notice of the proposed change to the letters patent was given in writing to the board of directors of the Authority and no comments were received within the time limit set out in the notice;

AND WHEREAS the Minister is satisfied that the amendments to the letters patent are consistent with the Act;

NOW THEREFORE, pursuant to subsection 9(1) of the Act, the letters patent are amended as follows:

ISSUED this 4th day of September, 2014.

__________________________________________
The Honourable Lisa Raitt, P.C., M.P.
Minister of Transport

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DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORT

CANADA MARINE ACT

Saint John Port Authority — Supplementary letters patent

BY THE MINISTER OF TRANSPORT

WHEREAS letters patent were issued by the Minister of Transport (“Minister”) for the Saint John Port Authority (“Authority”) under the authority of the Canada Marine Act (“Act”), effective May 1, 1999;

WHEREAS section 9.2 of the letters patent sets out a restriction on the incurrence of borrowing by the Authority (“borrowing limit”);

WHEREAS the board of directors of the Authority has requested that the Minister issue supplementary letters patent to increase the borrowing limit set out in section 9.2 of the letters patent from $15,000,000 to an amount not exceeding $29,000,000;

WHEREAS, by Order in Council P.C. 2014-634 of May 29, 2014, the Governor in Council, pursuant to subsection 8(5) of the Act, approved proposed supplementary letters patent provisions increasing the aggregate limit on the power of the Authority to borrow money on its credit for port purposes to $28,500,000 (borrowing limit);

AND WHEREAS the Minister is satisfied that the amendment to the letters patent is consistent with the Act;

NOW THEREFORE, under the authority of section 9 of the Act, the letters patent are amended as follows:

Issued under my hand to be effective this 3rd day of September, 2014.

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The Honourable Lisa Raitt, P.C., M.P.
Minister of Transport

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DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORT

CANADA MARINE ACT

St. John’s Port Authority — Supplementary letters patent

BY THE MINISTER OF TRANSPORT

WHEREAS Letters Patent were issued by the Minister of Transport (“Minister”) for the St. John’s Port Authority (“Authority”), under the authority of the Canada Marine Act (“Act”), effective May 1, 1999;

WHEREAS Schedule B of the Authority’s letters patent sets out the federal real property managed by the Authority;

WHEREAS due to an administrative error, the real property described below was unintentionally omitted from Schedule B of the Authority’s letters patent;

WHEREAS, pursuant to subsection 9(1) of the Act, the Minister wishes to issue, on her own initiative, supplementary letters patent to the Authority to correct the description of federal real property, by adding the real property described below to Schedule B of the letters patent of the Authority;

WHEREAS, pursuant to the same section of the Act, notice of the proposed amendment to the letters patent was given in writing to the board of directors of the Authority to which the Authority indicated that it supports the proposed amendment;

AND WHEREAS the Minister is satisfied that the amendments to the Authority’s letters patent are consistent with the Act;

NOW THEREFORE, pursuant to subsection 9(1) of the Act, the letters patent are amended as follows:

ISSUED this 4th day of September, 2014.

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The Honourable Lisa Raitt, P.C., M.P.
Minister of Transport

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NOTICE OF VACANCY

SCIENCE, TECHNOLOGY AND INNOVATION COUNCIL

Chairperson of the Council (part-time position)

The Science, Technology and Innovation Council (STIC) is an advisory body that provides the Minister of Industry and the Minister of State (Science and Technology) with evidence-based policy advice on science, technology and innovation (STI) policy issues, and produces regular national reports that benchmark Canada’s STI performance against international standards of excellence.

STIC is comprised of up to 17 members, plus the Chairperson. The Chairperson is the non-governmental head of STIC and provides leadership and guidance on the Council’s ongoing business and work plan and is also the key link between STIC, the Minister of Industry, the Minister of State (Science and Technology), and Industry Canada officials.

The ideal candidate would possess a degree from a recognized university in a relevant field of study. A doctoral degree would be considered an asset. He or she would possess significant experience working in or with Canada’s science, technology and innovation community, and significant experience serving on boards, councils or committees, preferably as Chairperson. He or she would also have experience liaising and maintaining productive and effective relationships with senior government officials and a variety of corporate stakeholders across Canada. Experience in research or research management, dealing with private sector investment in innovation and transferring knowledge into the marketplace would be considered an asset. Accomplishments in some or all of business, government, academia and the not-for-profit sector that demonstrate leadership in innovation would also be considered assets.

The ideal candidate would have knowledge of the federal government’s priorities, policies and programs, particularly as they relate to improving Canada’s STI performance. He or she would have knowledge of the mandate and role of STIC, the roles and responsibilities of the Chairperson and the Council as well as the governance framework within which it operates. The ideal candidate would possess an excellent understanding of Canada’s STI system and environment and the various roles played by industry, post-secondary educational institutions, and Government organizations. He or she would also possess an excellent understanding of the innovation challenges facing the country, in both the private and public sectors, and would also have knowledge of the operations of the federal government, including those related to sound corporate governance and management practices and principles, accountability, transparency and decision-making processes.

The ideal candidate would possess the ability to provide the leadership needed to deliver on STIC’s mandate. He or she would possess the ability to analyze complex information and conceptualize potential solutions as well as the ability to develop and maintain constructive relationships and facilitate information sharing, meaningful dialogue, and consensus among Council members. The ideal candidate would possess superior communication skills and the ability to act as a spokesperson for the Council in dealing with the Government, stakeholders, and media. He or she would also possess the ability to develop effective working relationships with the Minister, the Minister of State (Science and Technology) and the ministers’ offices, the Deputy Minister and other Industry Canada officials, including STIC Secretariat staff.

The ideal candidate would be an innovative and strategic thinker with superior interpersonal skills, high ethical standards and integrity. He or she would also be dynamic and energetic, and must demonstrate sound judgment, tact and discretion.

Proficiency in both official languages would be preferred.

The chosen candidate must be available for approximately 1.5 days per week for Council activities.

The Government is committed to ensuring that its appointments are representative of Canada’s regions and official languages, as well as of women, Aboriginal peoples, disabled persons and visible minorities.

The selected candidate must comply with the Ethical and Political Activity Guidelines for Public Office Holders. The Guidelines are available on the Governor in Council Appointments Web site, under “Reference Material,” at www.appointments-nominations.gc.ca/index.asp?lang=eng.

The selected candidate will be subject to the Conflict of Interest Act. For more information, please visit the Office of the Conflict of Interest and Ethics Commissioner’s Web site at http://ciec-ccie.gc.ca/Default.aspx?pid=1&lang=en.

This notice has been placed in the Canada Gazette to assist the Governor in Council in identifying qualified candidates for this position. It is not, however, intended to be the sole means of recruitment.

Further details about the Council and its activities can be found on its Web site at www.stic-csti.ca.

Interested candidates should forward their curriculum vitae by October 14, 2014, to the Assistant Secretary to the Cabinet (Senior Personnel), Privy Council Office, 59 Sparks Street, 1st Floor, Ottawa, Ontario K1A 0A3, 613-957-5006 (fax), GICA-NGEC@pco-bcp.gc.ca (email).

English and French notices of vacancies will be produced in an alternative format upon request. For further information, please contact GICA-NGEC@pco-bcp.gc.ca.

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