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S.M. 1997, c. 30
THE FARM PRACTICES PROTECTION AMENDMENT ACT
(Assented to June 28, 1997)
HER MAJESTY, by and with the advice and consent of the Legislative Assembly of Manitoba, enacts as follows:
Subsection 12(4) is repealed and the following is substituted:
Where a person has failed to comply with an order of the board made under subsection (1) and the time for an appeal against the order has expired, the board may file a copy of the order, certified by the chairperson or secretary of the board to be a true copy, in court.
Upon filing under subsection 12(4), the order shall be deemed to be a judgment of the court in favour of the board and the board may apply to a judge of the court for an order requiring the person to comply with the judgment and the judge may also make one or more of the following orders:
(a) a contempt order against the person;
(b) an order respecting costs;
Section 15 is amended by adding the following after clause (c):
(c.1) respecting matters that the board must have regard to in determining what constitutes a normal farm practice for agricultural operations;
This Act comes into force on the day it receives royal assent.