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The University of Manitoba Act

R.S.M. 1987, c. U60

The University of Manitoba Act

Table of Contents

1 Definitions.
2 Continuation.
3 Educational powers.
4 Power with respect to property.
5 Investment fund established.
(2) Investment and allocation of revenue.
(3) Disposal of profits and losses.
(4) Times for allocation of revenue, profits and losses.
(5) Funds not to be merged.
(6) Withdrawal of funds from investment fund.
6 Determination of market value.
(2) Change in ratio of values.
(3) Exchange of securities.
(4) Retention of bonus shares.
BOARD OF GOVERNORS
7 Board.
8 Membership of Board.
9 Qualifications of members.
10 Disqualification.
(2) Termination of membership of person elected by council or senate.
11 Term of office.
(2) Continuation of term.
(3) Limitation on terms.
12 Nominations by alumni association.
(2) Other nominations by graduates.
(3) Nominations forwarded to registrar.
(4) Default of nomination.
13 Vacancy of appointed member.
(2) Filling vacancies.
14 Minimum membership of board.
15 Chairman and vice-chairman.
(2) Duties of vice-chairman.
(3) Evidence of absence of chairman.
POWERS OF BOARD
16 Powers of board.
(2) Dismissal of academic staff.
17 Plenary power without recommendation.
18 Board to determine powers and duties of officers.
19 By-laws or resolutions of board.
20 Execution of documents.
21 Audit of accounts.
22 Annual report.
(2) Report sent to minister.
23 Members to receive no remuneration.
24 Removal of members of board.
THE SENATE
25 Senate continued.
26 Membership of senate.
(2) Presiding officer of senate.
27 Members from faculty councils, etc.
(2) Terms of elected members.
(3) Termination of term of office.
(4) Continuation of representative to board.
28 Term of office.
(2) Continuation of term.
(3) Notification of name of member.
29 Removal of member.
30 Vacancies.
(2) Where student ceases to attend university.
31 Filling of vacancies.
(2) Vacancy in certain offices.
32 Minimum membership of senate.
33 Chancellor determines questions of membership.
34 Powers of senate.
(2) Limitation of cl. (1)(f).
(3) Recommendation for agreements.
(4) Recommendations to board.
35 Associated colleges.
THE UNIVERSITY AND COMMUNITY COUNCIL
36 Council continued.
(2) Duty of council.
(3) Powers of council.
37 Membership of council.
38 Terms of members.
(2) Continuation of term.
(3) Successive terms.
39 Expenses of members.
40 Annual estimates.
(2) Payment of expenses.
CONVOCATION
41 Membership.
42 Powers of convocation.
43 Meetings of convocation.
44 Presiding officer at convocation.
45 Proceedings.
COMMITTEE OF ELECTION
46 Committee continued.
47 Membership of committee.
48 Presiding officer.
(2) Secretary.
49 Meetings of committee.
50 Duty of committee.
THE CHANCELLOR AND VICE-CHANCELLOR
51 Duties of chancellor.
52 Term of office.
53 Vacancy in office.
54 Disqualification.
55 Vice-chancellor.
AFFILIATED COLLEGES
56 Designation of affiliated colleges.
(2) Dissolution of affiliation.
57 Powers of affiliated colleges continued.
58 Outside affiliation of colleges prohibited.
59 Internal management.
60 No restriction on religious matters.
GENERAL PROVISIONS
61 Fiscal year.
62 Discriminatory practices restricted.
(2) Exceptions.
63 Use of university name and coat of arms, etc.
(2) Use of "Manitoba" in institutions of learning.
(3) Penalty.
64 Examinations in English or French.
65 Limitation of liability of members of board.
(2) Expropriation prohibited.
(3) Limitation of liability of university.
66 University or board not liable for acts of students.
67 Exemption from taxation.
(2) Meaning of "revenue".
(3) No succession duty.
68 Transfer of personal property by L. G. in C.
69 Corporations Act not to apply.
70 Provisions of Act to prevail.