Indian Act (R.S.C., 1985, c. I-5)

Act current to 2014-12-08 and last amended on 2013-04-01. Previous Versions

AMENDMENTS NOT IN FORCE

  • — 2014, c. 5, s. 43

    • 43. Paragraph (b) of the definition “council of the band” in subsection 2(1) of the Indian Act is replaced by the following:

      • (b) in the case of a band that is named in the schedule to the First Nations Elections Act, the council elected or in office in accordance with that Act,

      • (c) in the case of a band whose name has been removed from the schedule to the First Nations Elections Act in accordance with section 42 of that Act, the council elected or in office in accordance with the community election code referred to in that section, or

      • (d) in the case of any other band, the council chosen according to the custom of the band, or, if there is no council, the chief of the band chosen according to the custom of the band;