1992 Legislative Session: 1st Session, 35th Parliament
The following electronic version is for informational purposes only.
The printed version remains the official version.
Certified correct as passed Third Reading on the 1st day of June, 1992
Ian D. Izard, Law Clerk.
MINISTER OF ENVIRONMENT,
LANDS AND PARKS
HER MAJESTY, by and with the advice and consent of the Legislative Assembly of the Province of British Columbia, enacts as follows:
1 The Hazardous Waste Management Corporation Act, S.B.C. 1990, c. 19, is repealed.
2 On the repeal of the Act
(a) the British Columbia Hazardous Waste Management Corporation is dissolved and disestablished,
(b) the appointment of each director of the corporation is terminated,
(c) all of the rights, property and assets of the corporation are transferred to and vested in the government, and
(d) all of the debts, liabilities, obligations and covenants of the corporation are transferred to and vested in the government.
3 Money required to be paid in respect of the debts, liabilities, obligations and covenants transferred to and vested in the government by section 2 (d) may be paid out of the consolidated revenue fund.
4 Section 4 of the Wildlife Act, S.B.C. 1982, c. 57, is repealed and the following substituted:
4 (1) With the consent of the Lieutenant Governor in Council, the minister may, by regulation, designate as a wildlife management area land that is under the minister's administration and is not in a park or a recreation area.
(2) The designation of land under subsection (1) does not affect any rights granted before the designation.
(3) With the consent of the regional manager, a person may be authorized under another Act to use land or resources in a wildlife management area for purposes that are compatible with wildlife management.
(4) In this section "park" and "recreation area" have the same meanings as in the Park Act.
5 Section 7 is amended
(a) in subsection (1) by adding "under section 4 (3) or" after "except as authorized",
(b) in subsection (4) by striking out "The director" and substituting "A regional manager", and
(c) in subsection (5) by striking out "of the director".
6 Sections 1 to 3 come into force by regulation of the Lieutenant Governor in Council.
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