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Motorized Snow Vehicles and All-Terrain
Vehicles Regulations (Amendment)
Under the authority of section 21 of the Motorized Snow Vehicles and All Terrain Vehicles Act, the Lieutenant-Governor in Council makes the following regulations.
† Ss.7.1 & 7.2 Added
††††††† 2.†† S.25 Amdt.
††††††† 3.†† Sch. R&S
††††††† 1. The Motorized Snow Vehicles and All-Terrain Vehicles Regulations are amended by adding immediately after section 7 the following:
Operation on managed trails
††††† 7.1 (1) A person shall not operate a motorized snow vehicle on a managed trail unless that vehicle
†††††††††††† (a)† has permanently attached a motorized snow vehicle sticker or other identifying marker issued by the appropriate authority under section 7.2; or
†††††††††††† (b)† has a motorized snow vehicle dealer trail permit issued by the appropriate authority under section 7.2 attached to the ignition key inserted in the ignition of that vehicle.
†††††††††††† (2)† Subsection (1) shall not apply
†††††††††††† (a)† to a person operating a motorized snow vehicle on land in the control or ownership of that person or by a member of his or her immediate family;
†††††††††††† (b)† within the
†††††††††††† (c)† to a person while crossing a managed trail that divides land, in a manner roughly perpendicular to the managed trail, in order to move a motorized snow vehicle from one portion of that land directly to the other portion of that land divided by that managed trail.
†††††††††††† (3)† In paragraph (2)(b), "Labrador Inuit Settlement Area", "Inuk", "Inuit Business", "Inuit Community Government", "Inuit Community Corporation" and "Nunatsiavut Government" have the same meanings as in the Labrador Inuit Land Claims Agreement signed on behalf of the Inuit of Labrador as represented by the Labrador Inuit Association, Her Majesty the Queen in right of Newfoundland and Labrador and Her Majesty the Queen in right of Canada.
Managed trail operators duties and powers
††††† 7.2 (1) The Newfoundland and Labrador Snowmobile Federation Inc. or the Labrador Winter Trails Inc., incorporated under the Corporations Act shall
†††††††††††† (a)† receive and process applications for managed trail permits and issue managed trail permits, stickers or other identifying markers to persons operating a motorized snow vehicle on a managed trail under the control and management of the corporation to which the application is made;
†††††††††††† (b)† charge, receive and retain a fee for the issuance of managed trail permits, stickers or other identifying markers under paragraph (a) at a rate that shall be approved annually by the minister in consultation with the Minister of Tourism, Culture and Recreation;
†††††††††††† (c)† determine the form and manner in which an application for a managed trail permit shall be made and the classes of managed trail permit that may be issued;
†††††††††††† (d)† determine conditions that apply in relation to the issuance, holding, replacement and use of managed trail permits, stickers and other identifying markers and respecting the period of time for which a managed trail permit, sticker or other identifying marker is valid;
†††††††††††† (e)† issue a description of its managed trail to each recipient of a managed trail permit, sticker or other identifying marker;
††††††††††††† (f)† clearly mark its managed trail;
†††††††††††† (g)† annually provide to the minister a financial statement audited by an auditor approved by the minister; and
†††††††††††† (h)† utilize revenue from the sale of managed trail permits, stickers or other identifying markers to manage, maintain, upgrade or expand its managed trails and to purchase insurance required to ensure its continued operation and activities.
†††††††††††† (2)† The
†††††††††††† (3)† The
†††††††††††† (4)† A person shall not maintain a managed trail or remove, tear down, damage, cover, deface or alter a sign posted or erected by the Newfoundland and Labrador Snowmobile Federation Inc. or the Labrador Winter Trails Inc. on their managed trails unless doing so under the direction of the Newfoundland and Labrador Snowmobile Federation Inc. or the Labrador Winter Trails Inc. or their designates.
†††††††††††† (5)† The Newfoundland and Labrador Snowmobile Federation Inc. or the Labrador Winter Trails Inc., their designates or other persons acting on their behalf shall not maintain a managed trail or identify a managed trail by posting or erecting signs or otherwise administer, control or operate a managed trail
†††††††††††† (a)† on privately owned land, without first obtaining the written consent of the person entitled to withhold consent with respect to the land on which the managed trail is located;
†††††††††††† (b)† on land owned by a municipality, without first obtaining the written consent of that municipality;
†††††††††††† (c)† on Crown land without first obtaining the written consent of the Minister of the government of the province responsible for the Lands Act; and
†††††††††††† (d)† on a highway, without first obtaining the written consent of the Minister of Government Services.
†††††††††††† (6)† The
††††††† 2. Section 25 of the regulations is amended by adding immediately after the figures, period and comma "5.1," the figures, periods and commas "7.1, 7.2,".
††††††† 3. The Schedule is repealed and the following substituted:
Inventory of Peace Officer Position
Department of Natural Resources
Regional Compliance Manager
Conservation Officer IVís
Conservation Officer IIIís
Conservation Officer IIís
Director of Legislation & Compliance
Chief of Special Investigations
Resource Protection Specialist
of Environment and Conservation
Land Management Officers
Park Manager IIís
Park Manager Iís
Park Technician IIís
Park Technician Iís
(Wild Life Division)
Senior Wildlife Biologists
Ecosystem Management Ecologists
Chief of Endangered Species and Biodiversity
Chief of Wildlife Ecosystem Management Planning
Manager of Salmonier
Manager of Conservation Services
Wildlife Field Technicians
Wildlife Laboratory Technicians
Department of Fisheries and Aquaculture
Fisheries Inspection Officers
Fisheries Inspection Co-ordinator
Director of regional Services
Fisheries Field Representatives
Fisheries Development Officers
Department of Government Services
Highway Enforcement Officers
Municipal Enforcement Officers
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