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The Wild Rice Act

C.C.S.M. c. W140

The Wild Rice Act

1 Definitions
2 (1) Application of Act
(2) Rent under Crown Lands Act leases
(3) "Domestic" and "natural" defined
(4) Aboriginal and treaty rights
3 Development licence
4 (1) Production licence
(2) Mechanical harvesting
5 (1) Non-licence areas
(2) Designation of areas
6 (1) Areas designated for hand-picking
(2) Areas designated for Indian Bands
7 Transportation of wild rice
8 (1) Buyer's permit
(2) Penalty for non-observance
9 (1) Export certificate
(2) Prohibition of export
10 (1) Issue of licences
(2) Wild rice zones
11 (1) Two or more licences to same person
(2) Number of production licences restricted
12 Terms and conditions of licences
13 Form of licences
14 (1) Fees, rents, royalties
(2) Non-payment of rent
(3) Application by alleged debtor
(4) Order of restitution
15 (1) Duration of development licence
(2) Duration of production licence
16 Duration of permit
17 Ownership of wild rice harvested
18 Rights not exclusive
19 Transfer of development licence
20 Transfer of production licence
21 Transfer of permit
22 False statement
23 Cancellation of licences, etc.
24 (1) Appointment of officers
(2) Temporary officers
(3) Authority of officer
25 Wild rice camps
26 (1) Seizure in execution of duties
(2) Warrant to enter and seize
(3) Seizure without warrant
27 Entry upon private lands
28 Arrest
29 (1) Storage or sale of wild rice
(2) Disposition after proceedings
(3) Disposition of other things
(4) Application for earlier possession
(5) Order by justice
(6) Where person unknown
30 (1) Offence and penalty
(2) Continuing offence
30.1 Delegation by minister
31 Regulations by minister