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RSNL1990 CHAPTER N-1
NATIONAL PARKS LANDS ACT
1993 cD-19.1 s21; 2004 cL-3.1 s52
AN ACT TO PROVIDE FOR THE ACQUISITION OF LANDS FOR THE PURPOSES OF NATIONAL PARKS AND FOR THE TRANSFER TO THE
1. This Act may cited as the National Parks Lands Act.
Acquisition of lands for national parks
Where lands are required for the establishment by
(a) the Minister of Tourism and Culture may acquire the lands by purchase; or
(b) the Minister of Works, Services and Transportation may acquire the lands under the Expropriation Act.
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.
Labrador Inuit rights
4. This Act shall be read and applied in conjunction with the Labrador Inuit Land Claims Agreement Act and, where a provision of this Act is inconsistent or conflicts with a provision, term or condition of the Labrador Inuit Land Claims Agreement Act , the provision, term or condition of the Labrador Inuit Land Claims Agreement Act shall have precedence over the provision of this Act.
2004 cL-3.1 s52 ©Queen's Printer