BILL NO. 60
2nd Session, 60th General Assembly
56 Elizabeth II, 2007
Private Member's Bill
First Reading: December 3, 2007
Clause 1 amends Section 2 of the Forests Act which sets out the intent and purpose of the Act.
Clause 2 provides that the Minister shall endeavour to achieve the best economic use of the forests of the Province on a sustainable basis.
Clause 3 amends Section 9 of the Forests Act which sets out the forest-management techniques to be used on Crown lands.
Clause 4 sets out the effective date for two of the amendments contained in this Bill.
1 Section 2 of Chapter 179 of the Revised Statutes, 1989, the Forests Act, is amended by
3 Section 9 of Chapter 179 is amended by
4 Clause 2(aa), as enacted by Section 1, and clause 9(a), as enacted by Section 3, have effect on and after January 1, 2006.
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