Mackenzie Valley Resource Management Act

Version of section 32 from 2005-08-04 to 2014-03-24:

Marginal note:Concurrent jurisdiction
  •  (1) Notwithstanding the exclusive jurisdiction referred to in section 18 of the Federal Courts Act, the Attorney General of Canada or anyone directly affected by the matter in respect of which relief is sought may make an application to the Supreme Court of the Northwest Territories for any relief against a board by way of an injunction or declaration or by way of an order in the nature of certiorari, mandamus, quo warranto or prohibition.

  • Marginal note:Exclusive original jurisdiction

    (2) Despite subsection (1) and section 18 of the Federal Courts Act, the Supreme Court of the Northwest Territories has exclusive original jurisdiction to hear and determine any action or proceeding, whether or not by way of an application of a type referred to in subsection (1), concerning the jurisdiction of the Mackenzie Valley Land and Water Board or the Mackenzie Valley Environmental Impact Review Board.

  • 1998, c. 25, s. 32;
  • 2002, c. 8, s. 182;
  • 2005, c. 1, s. 28.
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