Second Session, Thirty-Ninth Legislature

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Bill 215


Explanatory Note

(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. P250 amended

1            The Public Schools Act is amended by this Act.

2           The following is added after section 67:

School board not to engage in property development

67.1        Nothing in this Act authorizes a school board to engage in property development for a residential, commercial or other non-educational purpose, including, without limitation, subdividing or servicing land for non-educational purposes.

Coming into force

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

Explanatory Note

This Bill amends The Public Schools Act to expressly provide that a school board is not authorized to engage in residential or commercial property development.