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Canada National Parks Act (S.C. 2000, c. 32)

Act current to 2020-10-05 and last amended on 2019-09-04. Previous Versions

National Historic Sites of Canada

Marginal note:Lands set apart

  •  (1) The Governor in Council may set apart any land, the title to which is vested in Her Majesty in right of Canada, as a national historic site of Canada to which this Act applies in order to

    • (a) commemorate a historic event of national importance; or

    • (b) preserve a historic landmark, or any object of historic, prehistoric or scientific interest, that is of national importance.

  • Marginal note:Changes to boundaries

    (2) The Governor in Council may make any changes that the Governor in Council considers appropriate in areas set apart under subsection (1).

  • Marginal note:Application of this Act

    (3) The Governor in Council may, by order, extend the application of subsection 8(1), section 11, except as it relates to zoning, and sections 12 and 16 to 32 to national historic sites of Canada.

Repeals

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Consequential Amendments

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 [Repealed, 2001, c. 34, s. 24. Repeal is deemed to have come into force on February 18, 2001.]

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Conditional Amendments

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Coming into Force

Marginal note:Coming into force

  • Footnote * (1) Subject to subsections (2) to (4), this Act, other than sections 68 to 70.1, comes into force on a day to be fixed by order of the Governor in Council.

  • Marginal note:Coming into force

    (2) Paragraph 17(1)(b) and the description of Wapusk National Park of Canada in Part 4 of Schedule 1 come into force on a day to be fixed by order of the Governor in Council.

  • Marginal note:Coming into force

    (3) Paragraph 17(1)(c) and the description of Gros Morne National Park of Canada in Part 10 of Schedule 1 come into force on a day to be fixed by order of the Governor in Council.

  • Marginal note:Coming into force

    (4) The description of Aulavik National Park of Canada in Part 12 of Schedule 1 comes into force on a day to be fixed by order of the Governor in Council.

    • Return to footnote *[Note: Sections 68 to 70.1 in force on assent October 20, 2000; sections 1 to 16, section 17, other than paragraphs (1)(b) and (c), sections 18 to 67, Schedule 1, including the description of Aulavik National Park of Canada in Part 12, but excluding the descriptions of Wapusk National Park of Canada in Part 4 and Gros Morne National Park of Canada in Part 10 of Schedule 1, and Schedules 2 to 5 in force February 19, 2001, see SI/2001-29; paragraph 17(1)(c) and the description of Gros Morne National Park of Canada in Part 10 of Schedule 1 in force October 1, 2005, see SI/2005-63; paragraph 17(1)(b) and the description of Wapusk National Park of Canada in Part 4 of Schedule 1 in force March 26, 2010, see SI/2010-30.]

 
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