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Natural Products Appeals Tribunal


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Natural Products Appeals Tribunal
Purpose
Responsible for hearing appeals of orders, directions or decisions made by commodity boards and marketing commissions and of orders, directions or regulations made by Marketing Council.
Functions
The functions of the Appeals Tribunal are to (a) hear appeals of orders and decisions of commodity boards and marketing commissions; (b) to hear appeals of orders and directions of the Council; and (c) to reconsider its decisions when requested to do so by the Minister.
Primary Role
Adjudicative
Material Role
Advisory
Managerial/Oversight
Composition
Comprised of two persons who are knowledgeable in organized agricultural marketing and one person with experience in accounting.
Formal Qualifications
Not Applicable
Work & Experience Requirements
Knowledge of agriculture.
Skills Required
Tribunal skills.
Statutory Nomination Requirements
The Lieutenant Governor in Council shall appoint all members.
Traditional Nomination Requirements
Not Applicable
Honoraria
Chair - $161/diem and Members - $109/diem.
Anticipated Time Commitments
Time commitments based on the frequency of appeals.
Other Notes
The term of office of a member of the Appeals Tribunal is three years and a member is eligible for reappointment.



NameCountyChairTerm
Brian MorrisonQueens County Feb 24, 2012Feb 24, 2015
Donald DrakeQueens County Mar 6, 2012Mar 6, 2015
Mr. Nelson MacKinnonPrince County Apr 13, 2013Apr 13, 2016
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