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Expropriation Act

Version of section 8 from 2002-12-31 to 2011-11-28:

Marginal note:Sending of copies and publication of notice

  •  (1) Where a notice of intention to expropriate an interest in land has been registered, the Minister shall cause a copy of the notice

    • (a) to be published in at least one issue of a publication, if any, in general circulation within the area in which the land is situated, within thirty days after the registration of the notice, and

    • (b) to be sent to each of the persons whose names are set out in the report of the Attorney General of Canada referred to in subsection 5(2), as soon as practicable after the registration of the notice,

    and forthwith after causing a copy thereof to be sent by registered mail to each of the persons referred to in paragraph (b), shall cause the notice to be published in the Canada Gazette.

  • Marginal note:When notice deemed given

    (2) A notice of intention shall be deemed to be given on the day on which it is published in the Canada Gazette under subsection (1), and where any notice so published contains an omission, mis-statement or erroneous description, a corrected notice may be published in the Canada Gazette, which shall be deemed to relate back to the day the original notice was published therein.

  • Marginal note:Statement re right to object

    (3) There shall be included in any notice or copy thereof published or sent as described in subsection (1) a statement of the provisions of section 9 as that section applies to the intended expropriation of the interest to which the notice relates.

  • R.S., c. 16(1st Supp.), s. 6

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