Indian Act

Version of section 37 from 2002-12-31 to 2013-02-28:

Marginal note:Sales
  •  (1) Lands in a reserve shall not be sold nor title to them conveyed until they have been absolutely surrendered to Her Majesty pursuant to subsection 38(1) by the band for whose use and benefit in common the reserve was set apart.

  • Marginal note:Other transactions

    (2) Except where this Act otherwise provides, lands in a reserve shall not be leased nor an interest in them granted until they have been surrendered to Her Majesty pursuant to subsection 38(2) by the band for whose use and benefit in common the reserve was set apart.

  • R.S., 1985, c. I-5, s. 37;
  • R.S., 1985, c. 17 (4th Supp.), s. 2.
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