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Indian Act

Version of section 40 from 2013-03-01 to 2024-05-28:

Marginal note:Certification — surrender

 A proposed absolute surrender that is assented to by the band in accordance with section 39 shall be certified on oath by the superintendent or other officer who attended the meeting and by the chief or a member of the council of the band and then submitted to the Governor in Council for acceptance or refusal.

  • R.S., 1985, c. I-5, s. 40
  • R.S., 1985, c. 17 (4th Supp.), s. 4
  • 2012, c. 31, s. 208

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