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First Nations Commercial and Industrial Development Act

Version of section 2 from 2011-03-01 to 2019-07-14:

Marginal note:Definitions

  •  (1) The following definitions apply in this Act.

    first nation

    first nation means a band as defined in subsection 2(1) of the Indian Act. (première nation)


    Minister means the Minister of Indian Affairs and Northern Development. (ministre)

    provincial body

    provincial body means a body established by the laws of a province. (organisme provincial)

    provincial official

    provincial official means a minister of the Crown in right of a province, a person employed by a province or a person appointed to, or employed by, a provincial body. (fonctionnaire provincial)

    reserve lands

    reserve lands means lands within a reserve as defined in subsection 2(1) of the Indian Act. (terres de réserve)

  • Marginal note:References to province

    (2) In this Act, references to a province, in relation to reserve lands, are to the province in which the reserve lands are situated.

  • 2005, c. 53, s. 2
  • 2010, c. 6, s. 2
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