Real Estate Act

Part 1 - Real Estate Council of Alberta

Section 6 - Composition of Council
6 (1) The Council shall consist of 12 members appointed as follows:
 

(a)

the Minister shall appoint one member, who must not be an industry member;
  (a.1) repealed 2007 c39 s4;
  (b) the Alberta Mortgage Brokers’ Association shall appoint one member, who must be a mortgage broker;
  (c) the Alberta Real Estate Association shall appoint 6 members as follows:.
    (i) one member who must be a real estate broker trading in industrial, commercial and investment real estate and who may or may not be active in property management;
    (ii) one member who must be a real estate broker trading in residential real estate;
    (iii) from nominations received from the Calgary Real Estate Board, one member, who must be a real estate broker;
    (iv) from nominations received from the Edmonton Real Estate Board, one member, who must be a real estate broker;
    (v) from nominations received from other real estate boards in Alberta, 2 members, who must be real estate brokers;
  (d) repealed 2007 c39 s4;
  (e) the members appointed under clauses (b) and (c) shall jointly appoint 2 members as follows:
    (i) from nominations from industry members who are not members of the Alberta Real Estate Association, one member, who must be an industry member;
    (ii) from nominations from the public at large, one member, who must not be an industry member;;
  (f) the members appointed under clauses (a) to (e) shall jointly appoint 2 members as follows:
    (i) from nominations received in accordance with the regulations, one member, who must be a real estate appraiser;
    (ii) from nominations received in accordance with the regulations, one member, who must be a property manager.
(1.1) A member appointed under subsection (1), except under subsection (1)(a) or (e)(ii), must be an industry member.
(2) The term of office of a member appointed under subsection (1) is 3 years.
(3),(4)

 Repealed 2007 c39 s4.

(5) Where a vacancy occurs, the vacancy shall be filled by an appointment for the unexpired portion of the term, to be made in the same manner that the appointment of the member who is being replaced was made.
(6) If an association fails to appoint a member under this section within the time prescribed by the bylaws, the Council may appoint the member, and the member shall be considered to have been appointed by the association.
(7) If the members appointed under subsection (1)(b) and (c) fail to appoint a member under subsection (1)(e) within the time prescribed by the regulations, the Minister may appoint the member, and the member shall be considered to have been appointed by those members.
(8) A vacancy in the membership of the Council does not invalidate the constitution of the Council nor impair the right of members of the Council to act if the number of remaining members is not less than a quorum.
 

RSA 2000 cR-5 s6;2003 c31 s4;2007 c39 s4

 

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