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Naskapi and the Cree-Naskapi Commission Act

Version of section 178 from 2002-12-31 to 2018-03-28:

Marginal note:Representation of minor heirs

  •  (1) Where a Cree beneficiary or Naskapi beneficiary who is a minor under the laws of the Province and ordinarily resident on Category IA land, in the case of a Cree beneficiary, or on Category IA-N land, in the case of a Naskapi beneficiary, inherits movable or immovable property by virtue of a testamentary or an intestate succession, the parents of that beneficiary are the legal guardians of that property.

  • Marginal note:Legal guardians

    (2) Legal guardians by virtue of subsection (1) shall act jointly, except where one of them is deceased or under a legal incapacity or fails for any reason to act within a reasonable time, in which case the other may act alone.

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