Canada Wildlife Act
conveyance means a vehicle, aircraft or water-borne craft or any other contrivance that is used to move persons or goods; (moyen de transport)
Minister means the Minister of the Environment or, in respect of any matter related to the Northern Pipeline referred to in the Northern Pipeline Act, the member of the Queen’s Privy Council for Canada designated as the Minister for the purposes of that Act; (ministre)
- public lands
public lands means lands belonging to Her Majesty in right of Canada and lands that the Government of Canada has power to dispose of, subject to the terms of any agreement between the Government of Canada and the government of the province in which the lands are situated, and includes
wildlife[Repealed, 1994, c. 23, s. 4]
(2) For the purposes of this Act,
(a) a person has anything in possession when the person has it in their personal possession or knowingly
(b) where a person has anything in their custody or possession with the knowledge and consent of another person or other persons, it is in the custody and possession of each and all of them.
Marginal note:Aboriginal and treaty rights
(3) For greater certainty, nothing in this Act shall be construed so as to abrogate or derogate from any existing aboriginal or treaty rights of the aboriginal peoples of Canada under section 35 of the Constitution Act, 1982.
(4) The provisions of this Act respecting wildlife apply in respect of
- R.S., 1985, c. W-9, s. 2
- 1994, c. 23, s. 4
- 2004, c. 25, s. 114(F)
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