Mackenzie Valley Resource Management Act
Marginal note:Board established
99 (1) There is hereby established a board to be known as the Mackenzie Valley Land and Water Board.
Marginal note:Regional panels — Gwich’in and Sahtu Boards
(2) On the coming into force of this Part, a board established by section 54 or 56 continues as a regional panel of the Board under the same name and in respect of the same management area as that of the board. Its members become members of the Board.
Marginal note:Regional panel — Wekeezhii Board
(2.1) Six months after the coming into force of section 57.1, the board established by that section continues as a regional panel of the Board under the same name and in respect of the same management area as that of the board. Its members become members of the Board.
Marginal note:Applicable provisions
(3) The provisions of Part 1 respecting the appointment, tenure and removal from office of members of a board and respecting the chairperson of a board, and the provisions of Part 3 respecting the appointment of members of a board, the quorum of a board and its main office, continue to apply to a regional panel.
(4) In addition to the members of the regional panels referred to in subsections (2) and (2.1) and a chairperson, the Board shall, subject to subsection 108(7), consist of
(a) two members appointed following consultation by the federal Minister with the first nations and the Tlicho Government;
(b) one member appointed on the nomination of the territorial Minister; and
(c) one other member.
- 1998, c. 25, s. 99
- 2005, c. 1, s. 56
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