Alberta Research and Innovation Act
The Act and related Regulation set out requirements for the agencies established under the Act.
- sets out a governance model, in alignment with the Public Agencies Governance Framework, to support coordination, integration and accountability
- continues two endowment funds that were in previous legislation
- establishes the Alberta Research and Innovation Authority, an advisory body, to provide advice to the Minister on research and innovation matters, related to the purposes of the Act
- establishes, by Regulation, four provincial research and innovation corporations and sets out details on their role