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Committee Motion 231-18(3): Bill 34: Mineral Resources Act - Amend Clause 53, Carried
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The Chair R.J. Simpson

Mr. Testart.

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Kieron Testart Kam Lake

Again, the Minister has said that this will be a decision of the 19th Assembly. Will these regulations also be subject to direction from the 19th Assembly? Thank you.

Committee Motion 231-18(3): Bill 34: Mineral Resources Act - Amend Clause 53, Carried
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The Chair R.J. Simpson

Minister.

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Wally Schumann Hay River South

Yes. Thank you, Mr. Chair.

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The Chair R.J. Simpson

Thank you. Could we get some order in here? Mr. Testart.

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Kieron Testart Kam Lake

Nothing further, Mr. Chair.

---Clauses 54 through 110 inclusive approved

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The Chair R.J. Simpson

Clause 111. Minister Abernethy.

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Glen Abernethy Great Slave

Thank you, Chair. I move that paragraph 111(1)(a) of Bill 34 be amended by striking out "and" at the end of the English version of subparagraph (vi), and adding the following after paragraph (vi):

(vi.1) prescribing areas as settlement areas for the purposes of paragraph (e) of the definition "settlement area."

Thank you, Mr. Chair.

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The Chair R.J. Simpson

Thank you. There is a motion on the floor. The motion is in order. To the motion. Minister Abernethy.

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Glen Abernethy Great Slave

Thank you, Chair. This just keeps the piece of legislation consistent with our previous motions. Thank you.

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The Chair R.J. Simpson

Thank you. To the motion.

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Some Hon. Members

Question.

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The Chair R.J. Simpson

Question has been called. All those in favour? All those opposed? The motion is carried.

---Carried

Clause 111. Mr. O'Reilly.

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Kevin O'Reilly Frame Lake

Thank you, Mr. Chair. I move that Bill 34 be amended by adding the following after subclause 111(4):

(4.1) The Minister may establish one or more agreements with Indigenous governments or organizations in the Northwest Territories as to how the Commissioner in Executive Council will engage with those parties in exercising the regulation-making powers under this section.

Thank you, Mr. Chair.

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The Chair R.J. Simpson

Thank you. There is a motion on the floor. The motion is in order. To the motion. Mr. O'Reilly.