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The Water Power Act

C.C.S.M. c. W60

The Water Power Act

1 Definitions
ADMINISTRATION OF THE ACT
2 Administration of Act
3 Annual report
APPLICATION OF ACT
4 Application of Act
WATER POWERS
5 Water powers vested in Crown
6 (1) Essential lands also remain Crown property
(2) Repealed
(3) Lands in national park or forest reserve
(4) Disposal of small areas to be submerged
(5) Rentals, etc.
7 Authority for disposal of lands, etc.
8 Expropriation of lands by Crown
9 (1) Taking of private lands by applicants
(2) Application
(3) Exception
10 (1) Cancellation of entries, leases, etc., in certain cases
(2) Compensation
(3) Complete cancellation
(4) Partial compensation
(5) Fixing of compensation
11 Joint development of water powers
INVESTIGATION OF WATER POWERS
12 (1) Surveys, measurements, etc.
(2) Records and plans
(3) Minister to have access to works, books, plans, etc.
(4) Agreements with Canada
13 Powers of department
POWERS OF LIEUTENANT GOVERNOR IN COUNCIL
14 (1) Regulations
(2) Repealed
(3) Appointment of staff
(4) Rates may vary based on production or capacity
(5) Rates regulation may be made retroactive
BOUNDARY WATERS
15 (1) Board for control of inter-provincial boundary waters
(2) Expenses of board
(3) Representative on board
(4) Power of board
GENERAL
16 Repealed
17 Water Rights Act not affected