Delegation (in Staffing)
The means by which the Public Service Commission shares its roles, responsibilities and authorities under the Public Service Employment Act with deputy heads.
(Public Service Commission of Canada, 2008)
The Appointment Delegation and Accountability Instrument sets out the specific authorities, responsibilities and accountabilities of the Commission and the department or agency.
Public Service Commission of Canada. 2008. Annual Report 2007-2008. Last modified December 2, 2008. Accessed August 4, 2009. http://www.psc-cfp.gc.ca/arp-rpa/2008/index-eng.htm.