35.9. A person must meet the following minimum requirements to be appointed as a member of the Committee and remain as such:
(1) be of good moral character; and
(2) not have been convicted anywhere of an offence for an act or omission that is either an offence under the Criminal Code (R.S.C. 1985, c. C-46) or an offence, referred to in section 183 of that Code, under any of the Acts listed in that section and that is related to the employment, unless he or she has obtained a pardon.