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Revised Statutes of Newfoundland 1990
AN ACT TO PROVIDE FOR THE ACQUISITION OF LANDS FOR THE PURPOSES OF NATIONAL PARKS AND FOR THE TRANSFER TO THE GOVERNOR-GENERAL IN COUNCIL OF LANDS ACQUIRED FOR SUCH PURPOSES
1. This Act may cited as the National Parks Lands Act.
RSN1970 c245 s1Back to Top
Acquisition of lands for national parks
2. Where lands are required for the establishment by Canada of a national park,
(a) the Minister of Environment and Lands may acquire the lands by purchase; or
(b) the Minister of Works, Services and Transportation may acquire the lands under the Expropriation Act.
1981 c4 s55; 1981 c4 Sch F; 1989 c12 Sch BBack to Top
Transfer to Government of Canada of lands for national parks
3. The Lieutenant-Governor in Council may, either gratuitously or for the consideration that is considered expedient, transfer to the Government of Canada Crown lands and lands acquired under this Act where those lands are required for the purposes of a national park.
RSN1970 c245 s3
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