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Section 15 [Upper-tier Municipalities, Planning Functions]

Bill 139 did not amend section 15.


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    15. The council of an upper-tier municipality, on such conditions as may be agreed upon with the council of a lower-tier municipality, may,

    (a) assume any authority, responsibility, duty or function of a planning nature that the lower-tier municipality has under this or any other Act; or

    (b) provide advice and assistance to the lower-tier municipality in respect of planning matters generally.  2002, c. 17, Sched. B, s. 4.


Bill 139 received Royal Assent on 12 December 2017, and came into force on 3 April 2018, the day named by proclamation of the Lieutenant Governor. 

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