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Canada Lands Surveys Act

Version of section 2 from 2014-04-01 to 2024-04-01:

Marginal note:Definitions

  •  (1) In this Act,


    Board[Repealed, 1998, c. 14, s. 91]

    Canada Lands Surveyor

    Canada Lands Surveyor means a Canada Lands Surveyor within the meaning of section 2 of the Canada Lands Surveyors Act; (arpenteur des terres du Canada)


    candidate[Repealed, 1998, c. 14, s. 91]


    commission[Repealed, 1998, c. 14, s. 91]


    Commissioner means

    • (a) in respect of lands under his or her administration and control under the Yukon Act, the Commissioner of Yukon, and

    • (b) in respect of lands under his or her administration and control under the Northwest Territories Act, the Commissioner of the Northwest Territories, and

    • (c) in respect of the lands referred to in subsection 49(1) of the Nunavut Act, the Commissioner of Nunavut; (commissaire)


    examination[Repealed, 1998, c. 14, s. 91]


    Minister means, except in Part III, the Minister of Natural Resources; (ministre)


    monument means a post, stake, peg, mound, pit, trench or any other object, thing or device used under this Act or under the Dominion Lands Surveys Act, chapter 117 of the Revised Statutes of Canada, 1927, to mark a boundary of surveyed lands; (borne-signal)


    prescribed[Repealed, 1998, c. 14, s. 91]


    Secretary[Repealed, 1998, c. 14, s. 91]


    survey includes a resurvey and a special survey; (arpentage)


    surveyor means a Canada Lands Surveyor or a person who is entitled to survey lands in a province under the laws of the province; (arpenteur)

    Surveyor General

    Surveyor General means a person who is a Canada Lands Surveyor and is appointed as Surveyor General in the manner authorized by law or a person authorized by the Minister to carry out the duties of the Surveyor General. (arpenteur général)

  • (2) [Repealed, 1998, c. 14, s. 91]

  • R.S., 1985, c. L-6, s. 2
  • 1993, c. 28, s. 78
  • 1994, c. 41, s. 37
  • 1998, c. 14, ss. 91, 99(F)
  • 2002, c. 7, s. 99
  • 2014, c. 2, s. 15

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