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Northwest Territories Mining Regulations (SOR/2014-68)

Regulations are current to 2020-10-05 and last amended on 2017-06-19. Previous Versions

Transitional Provisions (continued)

Marginal note:Honorary licence

 A person who, when these Regulations come into force, holds an honorary licence under section 77 of the former Regulations is entitled to renew the honorary licence each year in accordance with that section.

Marginal note:Applications for leases and renewals

  •  (1) If an application for a lease or a request for a renewal of a lease is received before, or within six months after, the day on which these Regulations come into force, the application or request must be dealt with in accordance with the former Regulations.

  • Marginal note:Continuation of lease

    (2) In the case of a request for renewal under subsection (1), if the request has not been dealt with before the lease is due to expire, the lease is considered to continue in effect until the request has been dealt with.

  • Marginal note:Timing of application for lease

    (3) If the duration of a recorded claim ends within one year after the day on which these Regulations come into force, paragraph 60(2)(b) is to be read without reference to the words “at least one year”.



Coming into Force

Marginal note:March 31, 2014

 These Regulations come into force on March 31, 2014.

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