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Yukon Act (S.C. 2002, c. 7)

Assented to 2002-03-27

Marginal note:1999, c. 3, s. 74(1)
  •  (1) Paragraph 29(3)(b) of the Act is replaced by the following:

    • (b) in the case of a supernumerary judge of the Supreme Court of Yukon, of the Supreme Court of the Northwest Territories or of the Nunavut Court of Justice, by the senior judge of that Court.

  • Marginal note:1993, c. 28, s. 78 (Sch. III, s. 85(2)); 1999, c. 3, s. 74(2)

    (2) Subsections 29(5) and (6) of the Act are replaced by the following:

    • Marginal note:Reference to attorney general of a province

      (5) In this section, a reference to the attorney general of a province shall be construed in relation to Yukon, the Northwest Territories and Nunavut as a reference to the Commissioner of that territory.

    • Definition of “senior judge”

      (6) In this section, “senior judge” of the Supreme Court of Yukon, of the Supreme Court of the Northwest Territories or of the Nunavut Court of Justice means the judge with the earlier date of appointment to the court in question or, in the case of more than one judge appointed on the same day, means the judge that the Governor in Council may designate as the senior judge.

Marginal note:1993, c. 28, s. 78 (Sch. III, s. 86)

 Subsection 33(2) of the Act is replaced by the following:

  • Marginal note:Reference to attorney general of a province

    (2) In this section, a reference to the attorney general of a province shall be construed in relation to Yukon, the Northwest Territories and Nunavut as a reference to the Commissioner of that territory.

Marginal note:1999, c. 3, s. 75(1); 2000, c. 12, s. 160(1)
  •  (1) Paragraphs 40(1)(c) and (d) of the Act are replaced by the following:

    • (c) a judge of the Supreme Court of Yukon, the Supreme Court of the Northwest Territories or the Nunavut Court of Justice who, within two years after retiring or resigning from that office, moves to a place of residence in one of the ten provinces or to another territory;

    • (d) a survivor or child, as defined in subsection 47(1), of a judge of the Supreme Court of Yukon, the Supreme Court of the Northwest Territories or the Nunavut Court of Justice who dies while holding office as such, where the survivor or child lives with the judge at the time of the judge’s death and, within two years after the death, moves to a place of residence in one of the ten provinces or to another territory;

  • Marginal note:1999, c. 3, s. 75(2)

    (2) Subsection 40(1.1) of the Act is replaced by the following:

    • Marginal note:Limitation

      (1.1) Paragraphs (1)(c) and (d) apply only in respect of a judge who resided in one of the ten provinces or in another territory at the time of appointment to the Supreme Court of Yukon, the Supreme Court of the Northwest Territories or the Nunavut Court of Justice, as the case may be.

Marginal note:1999, c. 3, s. 76

 Subsection 54(4) of the Act is replaced by the following:

  • Definition of “senior judge”

    (4) In this section, “senior judge”, in respect of the Supreme Court of Yukon, the Supreme Court of the Northwest Territories or the Nunavut Court of Justice, means the judge with the earliest date of appointment to the Court in question or, in the case of more than one judge appointed on the same day, means the judge that the Governor in Council may designate as the senior judge.

Marginal note:1999, c. 3, s. 77(1)

 Paragraph 59(1)(c) of the Act is replaced by the following:

  • (c) the senior judges, as defined in subsection 22(3), of the Supreme Court of Yukon, the Supreme Court of the Northwest Territories and the Nunavut Court of Justice;

1993, c. 41Land Titles Repeal Act

 Section 2 of the Land Titles Repeal Act is replaced by the following:

Definition of “Territory”

2. In this Act, “Territory” means Yukon or the Northwest Territories, as the case may require.

 Subparagraph 3(2)(c)(ii) of the Act is replaced by the following:

  • (ii) in the case of Yukon, provisions having the same effect as sections 55 and 56 of that Act,

 Section 4 of the Act is replaced by the following:

Marginal note:Restriction
  • 4. (1) Notwithstanding any other Act of Parliament, the Commissioner in Council of the Northwest Territories and the Legislature of Yukon may not, without the approval of the Governor in Council, repeal, amend or otherwise render inoperable any provision described in paragraph 3(2)(c).

  • Marginal note:Nunavut

    (2) The restriction set out in subsection (1) applies to the Legislature for Nunavut in respect of those provisions of its laws that correspond to the provisions described in subparagraphs 3(2)(c)(i), (iii) and (iv).

 Subsection 5(1) of the Act is replaced by the following:

Marginal note:Certificate as evidence against the Crown
  • 5. (1) Subject to subsection (2), the land titles ordinance or the law of the Legislature of Yukon or for Nunavut that serves the purpose of the ordinance may provide that a certificate of title granted under the ordinance or law is conclusive evidence in all courts as against Her Majesty, subject to the same exceptions as were contained in the Land Titles Act as it read immediately before it was repealed in respect of the Territory.

R.S., c. L-10Livestock Feed Assistance Act

Marginal note:1993, c. 28, s. 78 (Sch. III, s. 106)

 The long title of the English version of the Livestock Feed Assistance Act is replaced by the following:

An Act to provide assistance to livestock feeders in Eastern Canada, British Columbia, Yukon, the Northwest Territories and Nunavut
Marginal note:1993, c. 28, s. 78 (Sch. III, s. 107)

 The definition “livestock feeder” in subsection 2(1) of the English version of the Act is replaced by the following:

“livestock feeder”

« éleveur »

“livestock feeder” means a person who raises livestock in Eastern Canada, British Columbia, Yukon, the Northwest Territories or Nunavut;

Marginal note:1993, c. 28, s. 78 (Sch. III, s. 108)

 Paragraphs 5(c) and (d) of the English version of the Act are replaced by the following:

  • (c) reasonable stability in the price of feed grain in Eastern Canada, British Columbia, Yukon, the Northwest Territories and Nunavut; and

  • (d) fair equalization of feed grain prices in Eastern Canada, British Columbia, Yukon, the Northwest Territories and Nunavut.

Marginal note:1993, c. 28, s. 78 (Sch. III, s. 108.1); 1998, c. 15, s. 33

 Paragraph 6(e) of the English version of the Act is replaced by the following:

  • (e) by order served personally or by registered mail, require any person engaged in the business of storing, handling or shipping feed grain in Eastern Canada, British Columbia, Yukon, the Northwest Territories or Nunavut, or any livestock feeder, to furnish in writing to the Minister within any reasonable time that may be stipulated in the order, information relating to feed grain consumption, storage, handling, shipping or pricing in Eastern Canada, British Columbia, Yukon, the Northwest Territories or Nunavut; and

Marginal note:1993, c. 28, s. 78 (Sch. III, s. 109)

 Paragraph 19(a) of the English version of the Act is replaced by the following:

  • (a) prescribing, with respect to payments related to the cost of feed grain storage and with respect to payments related to the cost of feed grain transportation, the classes of persons to whom and the terms and conditions on which such payments may be made and the rate of such payments within each of such areas within Eastern Canada, British Columbia, Yukon, the Northwest Territories and Nunavut as may be prescribed by the regulations;

1998, c. 25Mackenzie Valley Resource Management Act

Marginal note:2000, c. 32, s. 50

 The definition “Mackenzie Valley” in section 2 of the English version of the Mackenzie Valley Resource Management Act is replaced by the following:

“Mackenzie Valley”

« vallée du Mackenzie »

“Mackenzie Valley” means that part of the Northwest Territories bounded on the south by the 60th parallel of latitude, on the west by Yukon, on the north by the Inuvialuit Settlement Region, as defined in the Agreement given effect by the Western Arctic (Inuvialuit) Claims Settlement Act, and on the east by the Nunavut Settlement Area, as defined in the Nunavut Land Claims Agreement Act, but does not include Wood Buffalo National Park of Canada.

Marginal note:1998, c. 15, par. 48(d)
  •  (1) Subsection 141(1) of the English version of the Act is replaced by the following:

    Marginal note:Environmental assessment
    • 141. (1) In relation to a development that is proposed to be carried out partly in the Mackenzie Valley and partly in a region of the Northwest Territories, Yukon or Nunavut adjacent to the Mackenzie Valley, or partly in a province, as the case may be, the Review Board shall to the extent possible coordinate its environmental assessment functions with the functions of any authority responsible for the examination of environmental effects of the development in that region or province.

  • Marginal note:1998, c. 15, par. 48(e)

    (2) Subsection 141(3) of the English version of the Act is replaced by the following:

    • Marginal note:Aboriginal representation

      (3) Where a review panel referred to in paragraph (2)(a) is established in relation to a development to be carried out partly in a region of the Northwest Territories, Yukon or Nunavut, at least one quarter of its members, excluding the chairperson, must be appointed on the nomination of first nations and other aboriginal groups affected by the proposed development.

 
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