The following is an except from the introduction to the Carleton University General Operating By-law No. 1. which is available in its entirety online via the PDF document link at the bottom of the page.


A By-law relating generally to the conduct of the affairs of:

CARLETON UNIVERSITY (the “University”)

WHEREAS the University was initially constituted as The Ottawa Association for the Advancement of Learning by Letters Patent issued on June 19th, 1943;

AND WHEREAS the University was thereafter constituted by The Carleton University Act, 1952, S.O. 1952, c.117 on the 19th day of April, 1952, which was subsequently amended by The Carleton University Act, 1957, S.O. 1957, c.130 and The Carleton University Act, 1968, S.O. 1968, c.48590;

AND WHEREAS sections 15 and 18 of The Carleton University Act, 1952 empower the Board to make by-laws in respect of the University;

NOW THEREFORE BE IT ENACTED as a General Operating By-law of the University as follows.

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