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Part I: Interpretation (s.1)

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    1. In this Act,

  • “local board”

    “local board” means any board, commission, committee, body or local authority established under or exercising any power or authority under any general or special Act with respect to any of the affairs or purposes, including school purposes, of a municipality or part of a municipality, and includes the following:

    1. A school board.
    2. A public utility commission.
    3. A transportation commission.
    4. A public library board.
    5. A board of park management.
    6. A board of health.
    7. A police services board.
    8. A planning board; 

  • “municipality”

    “municipality” includes a local board of a municipality and a board, commission or other local authority exercising any power with respect to municipal affairs or purposes, including school purposes, in an unorganized township or unsurveyed territory;

  • "Minister"

    means the Attorney General or such other member of the Executive Council to whom the administration of this Act may be assigned under the Executive Council Act; ("minister")

  • “rules”

    “rules” means the rules made by the Tribunal under section 32;

  • “Tribunal”

    “Tribunal” means the Local Planning Appeal Tribunal established under this Act.

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