Bill No. 33
Fences and Detention of Stray Livestock Act (amended) and Fences and Impounding of Animals Act (repealed)
An Act to Amend Chapter 166 of the Revised Statutes of 1989, the Fences and Detention of Stray Livestock Act, and Repeal Chapter 167 of the Revised Statutes of 1989, the Fences and Impounding of Animals Act
Honourable Keith Colwell
Minister of Agriculture
|First Reading||October 19, 2016|
|Second Reading Debates||October 20, 2016|
|Second Reading Passed||October 20, 2016|
|Law Amendments Committee||Submission Summary
|Meeting Date(s)||October 31, 2016|
|Reported to the House||November 1, 2016|
|Committee of the Whole House||November 3, 2016|
|Third Reading Debates||November 4, 2016|
|Third Reading||November 4, 2016|
|Royal Assent||November 10, 2016|
|Commencement||November 10, 2016|
|2016 Statutes, Chapter 20||View|
Clause 1 amends the definitions of “Minister” and “municipality” in the Fences and Detention of Stray Livestock Act.
Clause 2 removes the restriction of the application of the Act to designated municipalities.
Clause 3 clarifies the composition of fences arbitration committees.
Clause 4 requires orders directing the sale or disposition of livestock to be written and provides that livestock are sold or disposed of free of encumbrances.
Clause 5 repeals provisions that allow the Governor in Council to designate municipalities for the purposes of the Act and govern the interaction of the Fences and Detention of Stray Livestock Act with the Fences and Impounding of Animals Act.
Clause 6 repeals the Fences and Impounding of Animals Act.