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Advisory Board Composition Regulations

made under Section 23 of the

Public Archives Act

S.N.S. 1998, c. 24

O.I.C. 2017-35 (February 15, 2017), N.S. Reg. 20/2017


1     These regulations may be cited as the Advisory Board Composition Regulations.

Board composition

2     The Board must consist of up to 8 members, as follows:


                (a)    up to 4 members appointed from among individuals recommended by archival, heritage, information management or family history organizations in the Province; and


                (b)    up to 4 members appointed from the public at large, including the academic, library, cultural and general research communities.

Term and reappointment of Board members

3     (1)    The term of office of each member of the Board is 3 years and, subject to subsection (2), a Board member may be reappointed.


       (2)    A Board member who has served 2 consecutive terms is not eligible for reappointment until 2 years after the date their most recent term ended.