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Mackenzie Valley Resource Management Act

Version of section 73 from 2002-12-31 to 2005-08-03:

Marginal note:Wildlife harvesting and traditional use

 Notwithstanding sections 8 and 9 of the Northwest Territories Waters Act, the Gwich’in First Nation and the Sahtu First Nation have the right to use waters or to deposit waste without a licence for purposes of trapping and non-commercial wildlife harvesting other than trapping, for purposes of transportation related to those activities and for traditional heritage, cultural and spiritual purposes.

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