shíshálh Nation Self-Government Act
29 (1) Where a law is made under section 28, the Council shall forthwith
(a) cause to be published in a local newspaper of general circulation notice of the law with a legal description of the lands to which it relates; and
(b) give notice thereof to the Minister, or a person designated by the Minister for that purpose, and provide the Minister or that person with a copy of the law and a survey plan and legal description of the lands to which it relates.
Marginal note:Minister to provide particulars to Council
(2) The Minister shall forthwith, and in any event not later than thirty days after receipt of notice of a law under subsection (1) in respect of any Sechelt lands,
(a) cause to be provided to the Council a list of all particulars entered on the Reserve Land Register kept under section 21 of the Indian Act in respect of those lands; and
(b) cause to be sent to any person who appears from the Reserve Land Register to have any interest in those lands, at his latest known address, a notice indicating that
(i) a law has been made under subsection (1) in respect of those lands, and
(ii) that person may not request any modification of the Register unless he does so within the time period referred to in subsection (3).
Marginal note:List to be posted
(3) The Council shall, forthwith on receiving the list referred to in paragraph (2)(a), cause the list or a copy thereof to be posted in a conspicuous place on the lands to which the list relates, and in another conspicuous place within the Sechelt community, and shall indicate thereon that no person may request a modification of the Reserve Land Register unless he does so within thirty days after a date indicated on the list, which date shall be the date on which the list was provided to the Council.
Marginal note:Request for modification
(4) Any person may, within the time period referred to in subsection (3), make a request to the Minister for a modification of the Reserve Land Register.
Marginal note:Consideration of request
(5) The Minister, or a person designated by the Minister for that purpose, shall consider a request under subsection (4) forthwith on receipt, and a decision of the Minister or the designated person on the matter shall be final.
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