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Indian Act

Version of section 82 from 2002-12-31 to 2014-12-15:

Marginal note:Copies of by-laws to be sent to Minister

  •  (1) A copy of every by-law made under section 81 shall be forwarded by mail by the chief or a member of the council of the band to the Minister within four days after it is made.

  • Marginal note:Effective date of by-law

    (2) A by-law made under section 81 comes into force forty days after a copy thereof is forwarded to the Minister pursuant to subsection (1), unless it is disallowed by the Minister within that period, but the Minister may declare the by-law to be in force at any time before the expiration of that period.

  • R.S., c. I-6, s. 82

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