Yukon Act (S.C. 2002, c. 7)

Assented to 2002-03-27

R.S., c. I-8Industrial and Regional Development Act

Marginal note:1993, c. 28, s. 78 (Sch. III, s. 78)

 The definition “province” in section 2 of the English version of the Industrial and Regional Development Act is replaced by the following:

“province”

« province »

“province” does not include Yukon, the Northwest Territories or Nunavut.

Marginal note:1993, c. 28, s. 78 (Sch. III, s. 79)

 Subparagraph 3(2)(b)(ii) of the English version of the Act is replaced by the following:

  • (ii) Yukon, the Northwest Territories and Nunavut;

1991, c. 47Insurance Companies Act

Marginal note:1999, c. 3, s. 70

 Paragraph (f) of the definition “court” in subsection 2(1) of the English version of the Insurance Companies Act is replaced by the following:

  • (f) in Yukon and the Northwest Territories, the Supreme Court, and in Nunavut, the Nunavut Court of Justice;

R.S., c. I-21Interpretation Act

Marginal note:1993, c. 28, s. 78 (Sch. III, s. 82(1)); 1995, c. 39, s. 174; 1998, c. 15, s. 28
  •  (1) The definitions “Act”, “legislative assembly”, “legislative council” or “legislature”, “lieutenant governor”, “lieutenant governor in council”, “province” and “territory” in subsection 35(1) of the Interpretation Act are replaced by the following:

    “Act”

    « loi provinciale »

    “Act”, as meaning an Act of a legislature, includes an ordinance of the Northwest Territories and a law of the Legislature of Yukon or of the Legislature for Nunavut;

    “legislative assembly”, “legislative council” or “legislature”

    « législature » , « assemblée législative »ou« conseil législatif »

    “legislative assembly”, “legislative council” or “legislature” includes the Lieutenant Governor in Council and the Legislative Assembly of the Northwest Territories, as constituted before September 1, 1905, the Legislature of Yukon, the Commissioner in Council of the Northwest Territories, and the Legislature for Nunavut;

    “lieutenant governor”

    « lieutenant-gouverneur »

    “lieutenant governor” means the lieutenant governor or other chief executive officer or administrator carrying on the government of the province indicated by the enactment, by whatever title that officer is designated, and in Yukon, the Northwest Territories and Nunavut means the Commissioner;

    “lieutenant governor in council”

    « lieutenant-gouverneur en conseil »

    “lieutenant governor in council” means the lieutenant governor acting by and with the advice of, by and with the advice and consent of, or in conjunction with, the executive council of the province indicated by the enactment, and in Yukon, means the Commissioner of Yukon acting with the consent of the Executive Council of Yukon and, in the Northwest Territories and Nunavut, means the Commissioner;

    “province”

    « province »

    “province” means a province of Canada, and includes Yukon, the Northwest Territories and Nunavut;

    “territory”

    « territoires »

    “territory” means Yukon, the Northwest Territories and Nunavut;

  • (2) Paragraph (g) of the definition “standard time” in subsection 35(1) of the Act is replaced by the following:

    • (g) in relation to Yukon, Yukon standard time, being nine hours behind Greenwich time;

  • Marginal note:1999, c. 3, s. 71

    (3) Paragraph (e) of the definition “superior court” in subsection 35(1) of the English version of the Act is replaced by the following:

    • (e) the Supreme Court of Yukon, the Supreme Court of the Northwest Territories and the Nunavut Court of Justice,