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National Energy Board Act

Version of section 78 from 2002-12-31 to 2018-03-28:


Marginal note:Indian lands

  •  (1) No company shall take possession of or occupy lands in an Indian reserve without the consent of the Governor in Council.

  • Marginal note:Compensation

    (2) Where, with the consent of the Governor in Council, lands in an Indian reserve are taken possession of, used or occupied by a company, or where they are injuriously affected by the construction of a pipeline, compensation shall be made therefor as in the case of lands taken without the consent of the owner.

  • Definition of Indian reserve

    (3) In this section, Indian reserve means

    • (a) a reserve, as defined in the Indian Act;

    • (b) Category IA land or Category IA-N land, as defined in the Cree-Naskapi (of Quebec) Act, chapter 18 of the Statutes of Canada, 1984; or

    • (c) Sechelt lands, as defined in the Sechelt Indian Band Self-Government Act, chapter 27 of the Statutes of Canada, 1986.

  • R.S., 1985, c. N-7, s. 78
  • R.S., 1985, c. 20 (2nd Supp.), s. 6
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