Naskapi and the Cree-Naskapi Commission Act
Marginal note:Right to reside on Category IA-N land
103 (1) The following persons have the right to reside on Category IA-N land of the band:
(a) a member of the band;
(b) the member’s consort, within the meaning of section 174; and
(c) the family to the first degree of a person described in paragraph (a) or (b).
Marginal note:Special categories of persons who may reside on Category IA-N land
(2) In addition to persons described in subsection (1), the following persons may reside on Category IA-N land of the band:
(a) a person so authorized in writing by the band or by a by-law of the band;
(b) a person so authorized by virtue of a grant from the band under Part VIII;
(c) an administrator holding office pursuant to section 100; and
(d) subject to subsection (3), a person engaged in administrative or public duties approved by the band or scientific studies approved by the band.
Marginal note:Band’s control over number of outsiders
(3) The band may prohibit a person described in paragraph (2)(d) from residing on its Category IA-N land where the number of such persons would be such as to significantly alter the demographic composition of the community.
- 1984, c. 18, s. 103
- 2018, c. 4, s. 56
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