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Statutes of Newfoundland 1991


CHAPTER 29

AN ACT TO AMEND THE NEWFOUNDLAND GEOGRAPHICAL NAMES BOARD ACT, 1974

(Assented to December 11, 1991)

Analysis

1. Long title R&S

2. Ss. 1 & 2 R&S
Short title
Definitions

3. S.3(1) R&S
Board

4. S.5(a) Amdt.
Powers of board

5. 1989 c.21
Amdt.

Be it enacted by the Lieutenant-Governor and House of Assembly in Legislative Session convened, as follows:


1974 No.54
as amended

1. The long title of The Newfoundland Geographical Names Board Act, 1974 is repealed and the following substituted:

An Act Respecting the Geographical Names Board

2. Sections 1 and 2 of the Act are repealed and the following substituted:

Short title

1. This Act may be cited as the Geographical Names Board Act.

Definitions

2. In this Act

(a) "board" means the Newfoundland and Labrador Geographical Names Board; and

(b) "minister" means the Minister of Environment and Lands.

3. Subsection 3(1) of the Act is repealed and the following substituted:

3. (1) The board is continued as the Newfoundland and Labrador Geographical Names Board.

4. Paragraph 5(a) of the Act is amended by striking out the word "Newfoundland" and by substituting the words "the province".

1989 c.21
Amdt.

5. Item 11 of Schedule A to The Department of Environment and Lands Act, 1989 is repealed and the following substituted:

6.1 Geographical Names Board Act.

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