Yukon Act (S.C. 2002, c. 7)

Assented to 2002-03-27

Marginal note:R.S., c. 27 (2nd Supp.), s. 10 (Sch., s. 6(12)); 1999, c. 3, s. 36(1)(E)

 Paragraph (i) of the definition “judge” in section 552 of the Act is replaced by the following:

  • (i) in Yukon and the Northwest Territories, a judge of the Supreme Court, and

Marginal note:1993, c. 28, s. 78 (Sch. III, s. 35)

 Paragraph 745.6(3)(f) of the Act is replaced by the following:

  • (f) in relation to Yukon, the Northwest Territories and Nunavut, the Chief Justice of the Court of Appeal.

Marginal note:1999, c. 3, s. 53

 Subsection 745.64(2) of the English version of the Act is replaced by the following:

  • Marginal note:Territories

    (2) When the appropriate Chief Justice is designating a judge of the superior court of criminal jurisdiction, for the purpose of a judicial screening under subsection 745.61(1) or to empanel a jury to hear an application under subsection 745.61(5), in respect of a conviction that took place in Yukon, the Northwest Territories or Nunavut, the appropriate Chief Justice may designate the judge from the Court of Appeal of Yukon, the Northwest Territories or Nunavut, or the Supreme Court of Yukon or the Northwest Territories or the Nunavut Court of Justice, as the case may be.

 The schedule to Part XXV of the Act is amended by replacing the reference to “Yukon Territory” in column I with a reference to “Yukon”.

Marginal note:1999, c. 3, ss. 55(1) and (2)(E)

 Paragraph 812(1)(h) of the Act is replaced by the following:

  • (h) in Yukon and the Northwest Territories, a judge of the Supreme Court; and

Marginal note:1993, c. 28, s. 78 (Sch. III, s. 37)

 Subsection 814(4) of the Act is replaced by the following:

  • Marginal note:Territories

    (4) In Yukon, the Northwest Territories and Nunavut, an appeal under section 813 shall be heard at the place where the cause of the proceedings arose or at the place nearest to it where a court is appointed to be held.

R.S., c. C-50; 1990, c. 8, s. 21Crown Liability and Proceedings Act

Marginal note:1993, c. 28, s. 78 (Sch. III, s. 38); 1998, c. 15, s. 21

 The definition “servant” in section 2 of the Crown Liability and Proceedings Act is replaced by the following:

“servant”

« préposés »

“servant” includes agent, but does not include any person appointed or employed by or under the authority of an ordinance of the Northwest Territories or a law of the Legislature of Yukon or of the Legislature for Nunavut;

R.S., c. 1 (2nd Supp.)Customs Act

Marginal note:1992, c. 51, s. 44(1)

 Paragraph (c) of the definition “court” in subsection 71(2) of the Customs Act is replaced by the following:

  • (c) in the Provinces of Nova Scotia and British Columbia, in Yukon and in the Northwest Territories, the Supreme Court,

Marginal note:1992, c. 51, s. 45(1)

 Paragraph 138(5)(c) of the Act is replaced by the following:

  • (c) in the Provinces of Nova Scotia and British Columbia, in Yukon and in the Northwest Territories, the Supreme Court,

R.S., c. I-6Department of Indian Affairs and Northern Development Act

Marginal note:1993, c. 28, s. 78 (Sch. III, s. 75)

 Paragraph 4(b) of the English version of the Department of Indian Affairs and Northern Development Act is replaced by the following:

  • (b) Yukon, the Northwest Territories and Nunavut and their resources and affairs; and

Marginal note:1993, c. 28, s. 78 (Sch. III, s. 76)

 Paragraphs 5(a) and (b) of the English version of the Act are replaced by the following:

  • (a) coordinating the activities in Yukon, the Northwest Territories and Nunavut of the several departments, boards and agencies of the Government of Canada;

  • (b) undertaking, promoting and recommending policies and programs for the further economic and political development of Yukon, the Northwest Territories and Nunavut; and

Marginal note:1993, c. 28, s. 78 (Sch. III, s. 77)

 Section 6 of the Act is replaced by the following:

Marginal note:Administration of lands
  • 6. (1) The Minister has the administration of all lands situated in the Northwest Territories and Nunavut belonging to Her Majesty in right of Canada except those lands

    • (a) that are under the administration of any other minister of the Government of Canada or any agent corporation as defined in subsection 83(1) of the Financial Administration Act; or

    • (b) that are under the administration and control of the Commissioner of the Northwest Territories pursuant to the Northwest Territories Act or the Commissioner of Nunavut pursuant to the Nunavut Act.

  • Marginal note:Administration of certain lands in Yukon

    (2) The Minister has the administration of all public real property, within the meaning of section 2 of the Yukon Act, that is not under the administration and control of the Commissioner of Yukon under that Act or under the administration of another minister of the Government of Canada or any agent corporation as defined in subsection 83(1) of the Financial Administration Act.

1996, c. 16Department of Public Works and Government Services Act

Marginal note:2001, c. 4, s. 158(1)

 Subsection 10(1) of the Department of Public Works and Government Services Act is replaced by the following:

Marginal note:Federal real property and federal immovables
  • 10. (1) The Minister has the administration of all federal real property and federal immovables not situated in Yukon, the Northwest Territories or Nunavut except those under the administration of any other minister, board or agency of the Government of Canada or any corporation.

R.S., c. 3 (2nd Supp.)Divorce Act

Marginal note:1999, c. 3, s. 61

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

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

 Paragraph (a) of the definition “Attorney General” in subsection 18(1) of the Act is replaced by the following:

  • (a) for Yukon, the member of the Executive Council of Yukon designated by the Commissioner of Yukon,

Marginal note:1997, c. 1, s. 9

 Paragraph 20.1(1)(c) of the Act is replaced by the following:

  • (c) any member of the Legislative Assembly of Yukon, or any agency in Yukon, designated by the Commissioner of Yukon;

R.S., c. W-4Dominion Water Power Act

Marginal note:

 The definitions “Dominion water-powers” and “public lands” in section 2 of the Dominion Water Power Act are replaced by the following:

“Dominion water-powers”

« forces hydrauliques du Canada »

“Dominion water-powers” means any water-powers on public lands, or any other water-powers that are the property of Canada and have been or may be placed under the administration of the Minister, but does not include water-powers on lands under the administration and control of the Commissioner of Yukon;

“public lands”

« terres domaniales »

“public lands” means lands belonging to Her Majesty in right of Canada and includes lands of which the Government of Canada has power to dispose but does not include lands under the administration and control of the Commissioner of Yukon;

1995, c. 44Employment Equity Act

Marginal note:1993, c. 28, s. 78 (Sch. III, s. 46); 1998, c. 15, s. 25

 Paragraph (a) of the definition “private sector employer” in section 3 of the English version of the Employment Equity Act is replaced by the following:

  • (a) a person who employs employees on or in connection with a work, undertaking or business of a local or private nature in Yukon, the Northwest Territories or Nunavut, or

R.S., c. E-6Energy Administration Act

Marginal note:1993, c. 28, s. 78 (Sch. III, s. 47)

 Subsection 24(2) of the English version of the Energy Administration Act is replaced by the following:

  • Marginal note:Prescribing maximum

    (2) Notwithstanding subsection (1), the Governor in Council may, by regulation, establish maximum prices for the various qualities and kinds of crude oil to which this Part applies that are produced, extracted or recovered in Yukon, the Northwest Territories or Nunavut.

 
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