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The Professional Home Economists Act

C.C.S.M. c. H70

The Professional Home Economists Act

PART I
INTERPRETATION AND INCORPORATION
1 Definitions
2 Corporate status and powers
PART II
BOARD OF DIRECTORS
3(1) Board to manage affairs
(2) Appointment or election of directors
(3) First directors
(4) Quorum
4(1) By-laws
(2) Submission of by-laws to members
(3) Certain by-laws not effective until confirmed
(4) Certain by-laws effective immediately
(5) Effect of acts done under rejected by-laws
(6) Members may propose by-laws
(7) Proposals for by-laws to be sent to board
(8) Distribution of proposal
5 Regulations
PART III
MEMBERSHIP
6(1) Appointment of registrar
(2) Register
(3) Rosters
(4) Membership
(5) Entry of names in register and rosters
(6) Appeal upon refusal of registration
7 Recovery of fees prohibited
8 Inspection of register
9(1) Effect of registration
(2) Honorary members
10 Conditional certificates
11 Prima facie evidence
12 Conditional registration
13(1) Removal of names from register
(2) Restoration of names to register
(3) Restoring names to register on terms
14 Employer's responsibility
15(1) Offence by member
(2) Offence by employer
16 Review of qualifications
17 Membership certificate
18 Standard of education
19 Fraudulent misrepresentation
PART IV
COMPLAINTS COMMITTEE
20 Establishment of complaints committee
21 Rules and terms of office
22 Informal resolution of complaints
PART V
INVESTIGATION OFFICER
23 Appointment of investigation officer
24(1) Reference to investigation officer — complaints
(2) Reference to investigation officer — other matters
25 Preliminary investigation
26 Production of books, documents, etc.
27 Court order for production of documents
28 Investigation of further matters
29 Action by person conducting preliminary investigation
30 Appeal to discipline committee
31 Suspension of member
PART VI
DISCIPLINE COMMITTEE
32(1) Establishment of discipline committee
(2) Quorum
(3) Chairperson and vice-chairperson
(4) Association's representation at inquiries
(5) Member of discipline committee not to investigate matter
33 Appeal by complainant
34(1) Fixing date of inquiry
(2) Service of notice
(3) Effective date of service
(4) Proof of service
(5) Hearings to be held in Manitoba
(6) Hearings to be private
(7) Hearings in absentia
(8) Right to counsel
(9) Adjournment
(10) Evidence under oath
(11) Administration of oath
(12) Service of subpoenas
(13) Witness allowances
(14) Certified copies of convictions as evidence thereof
(15) Evidence by affidavit or viva voce
(16) Evidence to be recorded
(17) Preservation of evidence
(18) Rules of procedure
35(1) Disciplinary action against member
(2) Decision in form of order
(3) Costs
PART VII
APPEALS
36(1) Appeal to board
(2) Grounds of appeal
37(1) Record of proceedings
(2) Action by president on appeal
38(1) Suspension pending appeal
(2) Application to court to remove suspension
(3) Service of notice of motion on discipline committee
(4) Time for hearing application
(5) Removal of suspension
39(1) Proceedings before board
(2) Certain person precluded from hearing appeal
(3) Association's representation at appeals
(4) Action by board on appeal
(5) Disposition of appeal by board
(6) Costs on appeal
40(1) Appeal to Court of Queen's Bench
(2) Order of judge
(3) Documents to be filed by appellant
(4) Absence of recorded evidence
(5) Failure to file transcript of evidence
PART VIII
GENERAL
41 Exemption from civil liability
42 Publication of suspensions and revocations
43 Retention of counsel by board and discipline committee
44(1) Unauthorized use of title
(2) Penalty
(3) Limitation on prosecution
(4) Stay of proceedings
45 Single act of unauthorized practice
46(1) Exemptions — dietitians
(2) Exemptions — students
47 Conflict with Corporations Act
48 Confidentiality of information
49 Reference in Continuing Consolidation
50 Commencement of Act