Fifth Session, Thirty-Ninth Legislature

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Bill 300


Explanatory Note

(Assented to                                         )

WHEREAS The Winnipeg Foundation was incorporated by An Act to incorporate the Winnipeg Foundation, S.M. 1921, c. 165, and was continued by An Act respecting "The Winnipeg Foundation", S.M. 1943, c. 52, The Winnipeg Foundation Act, S.M. 1980, c. 98, The Winnipeg Foundation Act, R.S.M. 1990, c. 222, and The Winnipeg Foundation Act, S.M. 2004, c. 45;

AND WHEREAS The Winnipeg Foundation has presented a petition requesting the following amendment to The Winnipeg Foundation Act, and it is appropriate to grant the petition;

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

S.M. 2004, c. 45 amended


The Winnipeg Foundation Act is amended by this Act.


Subsection 5(2) is amended by striking out "five and a maximum of twelve" and substituting "5 and a maximum of 17".

Coming into force


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

Explanatory Note

Currently, the board of directors of The Winnipeg Foundation consists of a maximum of 12 Manitoba residents.  This Bill increases the maximum number of directors to 17 Manitoba residents.

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