Section 4 of the above-mentioned Act establishes that the Tsawwassen First Nation Final Agreement is approved, given effect and declared valid and has the force of law. The Act – consisting of 33 sections – addresses, inter alia, the following issues: rights and obligations, third parties, inconsistency with the Agreement, payments out of the Consolidated Revenue Fund, fee simple estate, Tax Treatment Agreement, powers of Minister of Fisheries and Oceans, land management.
Implements: Constitution Act, 1982. (1982-04-17)
Implements: Tsawwassen First Nation Final Agreement. (2007-12-06)
Implements: First Nations Land Management Act (S.C. 1999, c. 24). (2017-03-24)
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