S.M. 1988-89, c. 28

Bill 48, 1st Session, 34th Legislature

The Expropriation Amendment Act

(Assented to December 20, 1988)

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

C.C.S.M. c. E190 amended


The Expropriation Act is amended by this Act.

Subsection 15(3) rep. and sub.


Subsection 15(3) is repealed and the following is substituted:

Authority to offer certified amount


Where an amount is certified by The Land Value Appraisal Commission under subsection (1), the authority shall offer the amount certified to the owner as due compensation for the land expropriated.

Subsection 16(6) rep. and sub.


Subsection 16(6) is repealed and the following is substituted:

Offer to be held open for acceptance


Until due compensation is determined in a proceeding under this Act, the authority shall hold open, for acceptance by the owner, the amount certified under subsection 15(1), but where that amount is varied under subsection 15(6), the authority shall hold open only the varied amount.

Section 38 rep. and sub.


Section 38 is repealed and the following is substituted:


Proceedings in the court under this Act are governed by the Queen's Bench Rules made under Part XVI of The Queen's Bench Act.

Coming into force


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