The present Regulation enforces the Surveys Act (R.S.O. 1990, c. S.30). In particular, the Regulation repeals the Ontario Co-ordinate System Regulation (R.R.O. 1990, Reg. 1028) dealing with a survey made for the purpose of establishing the location of points on the surface of the earth by geographic or grid co-ordinates. The text consists of 2 sections.
The present Act provides for agreements between land owners to build, widen or deepen ditches to remove run off from their properties. The agreements apply to new owners of the same lands until the municipally appointed engineer decides otherwise. The ditch cannot affect other owners’ lands without their consent.
The present Regualtion lays down provisions relating to the designation of flood areas. In particular, section 3 establishes that the Red River Valley is to be considered as a flood area.
The present Regulation is made under the Expropriation Act. The Regulation lays down provisions relation to compensation procedures.