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C.C.S.M. c. T100
The Tourism and Recreation Act
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HER MAJESTY, by and with the advice and consent of the Legislative Assembly of Manitoba, enacts as follows:
1 In this Act, "minister" means the minister appointed by the Lieutenant Governor in Council to administer this Act.
2 With the consent of the Lieutenant Governor in Council, the minister, for and on behalf of the government, may enter into agreements with the Government of Canada, or any agency thereof, respecting the construction or provision of any structure, facility or service in the province relating to tourism and recreation, and respecting the contribution toward the costs thereof by the Government of Canada and by the Government of Manitoba.
3 The minister shall administer the matters within the administration of the government relating to
(a) tourist facilities; and
(b) the tourist industry in the province;
and shall perform and carry out such other duties and functions as may be imposed on him or her by the Lieutenant Governor in Council.
4 Without limiting the generality of section 3, the minister shall
(a) stimulate, promote and develop the tourist industry and publicity in connection therewith;
(b) assemble, classify, distribute and disseminate information concerning tourist attractions and tourist facilities;
(c) repealed, S.M. 2002, c. 46, s. 34;
(d) administer the regulations.
10 The costs incurred in the administration of this Act shall be paid from and out of the Consolidated Fund with moneys authorized by an Act of the Legislature to be so paid and applied.
11 The Lieutenant Governor in Council may, on the recommendation of the minister, appoint an advisory committee on tourism and may fix and pay to the members of these advisory committees such remuneration and out-of-pocket expenses as the Lieutenant Governor in Council may deem advisable and reasonable.