BILL NO. 156
1st Session, 60th General Assembly
56 Elizabeth II, 2007
Private Member's Bill
First Reading: March 27, 2007
This Bill amends the Wildlife Act to prohibit mining, logging and other prescribed activities in a game sanctuary.
An Act to Amend Chapter 504
Be it enacted by the Governor and Assembly as follows:
of the Revised Statutes, 1989,
the Wildlife Act
1 Chapter 504 of the Revised Statutes, 1989, the Wildlife Act, is amended by adding immediately after Section 14 the following Section:
14A Notwithstanding any other enactment, no
(a) mining, as defined in the Mineral Resources Act;
(b) removal of primary forest products, as defined in the Forests Act; or
(c) other prescribed activity,
shall be carried out within a game sanctuary.
2 Subsection 113(1) of Chapter 504, as amended by Chapter 9 of the Acts of 1993, Chapters 8 and 25 of the Acts of 1995-96, Chapter 11 of the Acts of 1998 and Chapter 46 of the Acts of 2001, is further amended by adding immediately after clause (d) the following clause:
(da) prescribing activities that may not be carried out in a game sanctuary;
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