1.1. In these Bylaws:
a. "Act" means the “Health Professions Act” (H-7 as amended);
b. "College" means the College and Association of Registered Nurses of Alberta or College of Registered Nurses of Alberta;
c. “Chair” means the President of Council as appointed by Council referenced in Section 7 of the Act;
d. “Chief Executive Officer and Registrar” means the Chief Executive Officer of the college and the Registrar as established under Section 8 of the Act;
e. "Practice Year" means the period of time from October 1 to the following September 30;
f. "NEPAC" means the Nursing Education Program Approval Committee established by Motion No. 1 at the March 25, 1999 Council meeting;
g. "Council" means the Council of the College, established under Section 5 of the Act;
h. "Regulations" means the Registered Nurses Profession Regulation made under Section 131 of the Act;
i. "Health Authority Board" means the governing body of a health authority under Alberta's Regional Health Authorities Act (R-10 as amended);
j. “Registrant” means a regulated member who is registered on the regulated members register referred to in section 2 of the Regulations.
Terms that are defined in the Act and the Regulations have the same meaning in these bylaws.