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An Act to amend The Coat of Arms, Floral Emblem and Tartan Act

S.M. 1987-88, c. 42

An Act to amend The Coat of Arms, Floral Emblem and Tartan Act

(Assented to July 17, 1987)

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

Long title am.

1

The long title of The Coat of Arms, Floral Emblem and Tartan Act (hereinafter referred to as "the Act"), being Chapter C150 of the Continuing Consolidation of the Statutes of Manitoba, is repealed and the following title is substituted therefor:

THE COAT OF ARMS, EMBLEMS AND THE MANITOBA TARTAN ACT

Preamble rep.

2

The preamble to the Act is repealed.

Sec. 1 rep.

3

Section 1 of the Act is repealed.

Sec. 7 rep. and sub.

4

Section 7 of the Act is repealed and the following section is substituted therefor:

Floral emblem adopted.

7(1)

The flower known botanically as the aenomone patens and popularly called the "crocus" is adopted as and is the floral emblem of Manitoba.

Avian emblem adopted.

7(2)

The bird ornithologically known as Strix nebulosa and commonly called the "Great Gray Owl" is adopted as and is the avian emblem of Manitoba.

Commencement of Act.

5

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