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shíshálh Nation Self-Government Act

Version of section 2 from 2002-12-31 to 2019-07-14:

Marginal note:Definitions

  •  (1) In this Act,


    Band means the Sechelt Indian Band established by subsection 5(1); (bande)


    Council means the Sechelt Indian Band Council referred to in section 8; (conseil)


    District means the Sechelt Indian Government District recognized by section 17; (district)

    District Council

    District Council means the Sechelt Indian Government District Council established by subsection 19(1); (conseil de district)


    Minister means the Minister of Indian Affairs and Northern Development; (ministre)

    Sechelt lands

    Sechelt lands means

    • (a) lands transferred to the Band under section 23, and

    • (b) lands that are declared by the Governor in Council and the Lieutenant Governor in Council of British Columbia to be Sechelt lands for the purposes of this Act. (terres secheltes)

  • Marginal note:Sechelt lands

    (2) For greater certainty, Sechelt lands do not include lands described in the definition “Sechelt lands” in subsection (1) where the lands have been sold or the title to the lands has been otherwise transferred.

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