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Country profileCanada: Tlicho Land Claims and Self-Government Act (S.C. 2005, c. 1).

Date of original text: 15 February 2005. Date of consolidation/reprint: 01 April 2014.
Type of text: Legislation

Available web site: www.gc.ca
Full text available (English, French): can145079.pdf

Implements:
  • Land Claims and Self-Government Agreement among the Tlicho and the Government of the Northwest Territories and the Government of Canada. - 25 August 2003
  • [LEX-FAOC145078]

    Comments: The present Act has been amended last on 1 April 2014, as current to 9 November 2016.

    Abstract:
    Section 3 of the above-mentioned Act establishes that the Tlicho Land Claims and Self Government Agreement is approved, given effect and declared valid and has the force of law. Section 6 specifies that there shall be paid out of the Consolidated Revenue Fund any sums that are required to meet the monetary obligations of Canada under chapters 9, 18 and 24 to 26 of the Agreement.The text consists of 111 sections.

    Descriptors (Land & soil): indigenous peoples; land tenure; right of use; contract/agreement; sub-national agreement; enforcement/compliance

    FAOLEX No: LEX-FAOC145079