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The Municipal Amalgamations Act

C.C.S.M. c. M235

The Municipal Amalgamations Act

PART 1
INTRODUCTORY PROVISIONS
1(1) Definitions
(2) Meaning of words and expressions
2 Determining population
PART 2
AMALGAMATIONS
PLANS AND PARTNERS
3(1) Amalgamation plan to be prepared by partners
(2) Form and content of amalgamation plan
(3) Public to be consulted
(4) Deadline for amalgamation plan
(5) Extension of deadline for plan
(6) Extension of effective date of amalgamation
(7) Plan to be submitted by deadline in order
4(1) Amalgamation partners
(2) Preference re community of interest
(3) Guidelines
RECOMMENDATIONS
5(1) Minister may recommend amalgamation
(2) Considerations
6(1) Amalgamations where populations exceed 1,000
(2) Recommendation — populations over 1,000
REFERRAL TO MUNICIPAL BOARD
7(1) Minister may refer matters to the board
(2) Powers of board in formulating recommendations
(3) Action by minister
AMALGAMATION REGULATIONS
8(1) Amalgamation regulation made by LG in C
(2) Content of regulation
(3) Timing of amalgamations re general election
(4) Local urban districts may be established
(5) Additional matters — general
(6) Extent of regulation-making under subsection (5)
(7) Council to assume responsibility for organization and composition
(8) Effect of amalgamation
(9) Retroactivity
(10) Validity of recommendation and regulation
9(1) Exclusion — non-contiguous municipalities
(2) Exclusion — resort communities
EFFECT OF AMALGAMATIONS ON PLANNING DISTRICTS
10(1) Meaning of "planning district"
(2) Amalgamation of all members
(3) Amalgamation of member and non-member
CONFLICT
11 Conflict
PART 3
AMENDMENTS TO OTHER ACTS
12 and 13
PART 4
C.C.S.M. REFERENCE AND COMING INTO FORCE
14 C.C.S.M. reference
15 Coming into force