1st Session, 40th Legislature

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Bill 20


Explanatory Note Bilingual version (PDF)

(Assented to                                         )

HER MAJESTY, by and with the advice and consent of the Legislative Assembly of Manitoba, enacts as follows:

C.C.S.M. c. P80 amended

1           The Planning Act is amended by this Act.

2           The following is added after section 11:

Inland port area

11.1(1)     The inland port area, as described in the Schedule to The CentrePort Canada Act, may be included in a special planning area. For certainty, land within the City of Winnipeg may be included in such a special planning area.

Consultation required

11.1(2)     Before the inland port area is designated as a special planning area, the minister must consult with

(a) the council of The City of Winnipeg;

(b) the council of the Rural Municipality of Rosser; and

(c) the board of the South Interlake Planning District.

Coming into force

3           This Act comes into force on the day it receives royal assent.

Explanatory Note

This Bill amends The Planning Act. Land within the City of Winnipeg that is in the inland port area may be included in a special planning area. The inland port area is established under The CentrePort Canada Act.