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Department of Municipal and Provincial Affairs Notice, 2003
under the
Executive Council Act
(O.C. 2003-377)

(Filed July 21, 2003 )

Under the authority of section 5 of the Executive Council Act , the Lieutenant-Governor in Council gives the following Notice.

Dated at St. Johnís , July 11, 2003 .

Tim Murphy
Deputy Clerk of the Executive Council



Short title

††††††† 1. This Notice may be cited as the Department of Municipal and Provincial Affairs Notice, 2003 .

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††††††† 2. In this Notice

†††††††††††† (a) "department" means the Department of Municipal and Provincial Affairs; and

†††††††††††† (b) "minister" means the Minister of Municipal and Provincial Affairs.

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Departmental structure confirmed

††††††† 3. (1) The departmental structure is confirmed by Order in Council 2003-377 and consists of 3 branches as follows:

†††††††††††† (a) Engineering Services;

†††††††††††† (b) Municipal Support Services; and

†††††††††††† (c) Policy and Planning.

†††††††††††† (2) The department is presided over by the minister.

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Powers and duties of the minister

††††††† 4. The powers, functions and duties of the minister include the supervision, control and direction of all matters relating to

†††††††††††† (a) provincial affairs;

†††††††††††† (b) municipal affairs;

†††††††††††† (c) housing;

†††††††††††† (d) the operation of waterworks as set out in the Municipal Affairs Act ; and

†††††††††††† (e) the administration of the Acts set out in the Schedule and of all orders and regulations passed or made under those Acts, including those powers, functions or duties necessary or desirable for carrying out the purpose of those Acts,

which are not, or in so far as they are not, the responsibility of another minister, agency, body, corporation, board, organization or person.

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Minister is Registrar General

††††††† 5. (1)†The minister is appointed the Registrar General under subsection 4(2) of the Executive Council Act .

†††††††††††† (2) The minister has the powers, duties and functions of the Registrar General under subsection 4(3) of the Executive Council Act.

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††††††† 6. The Department of Municipal and Provincial Affairs Notice , Newfoundland and Labrador Regulation 69/96, is repealed.

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†††††††††††††† 1. Assessment Act

†††††††††††††† 2. Avian Emblem Act

†††††††††††††† 3. Building Standards Act (with Government Services and Lands)

†††††††††††††† 4. City of Corner Brook Act

†††††††††††††† 5. City of Mount Pearl Act

†††††††††††††† 6. City of St. Johnís Act

†††††††††††††† 7. Coat of Arms Act

†††††††††††††† 8. Commemoration Day Act

†††††††††††††† 9. Crown Corporations Local Taxation Act

†††††††††††† 10. Emergency Measures Act

†††††††††††† 11. Evacuated Communities Act

†††††††††††† 12. Family Homes Expropriation Act (with Works, Services and Transportation)

†††††††††††† 13. Fire Prevention Act, 1991 (with Government Services and Lands)

†††††††††††† 14. Firefighters Protection Act

†††††††††††† 15. Floral Emblem Act

†††††††††††† 16. Housing Act

†††††††††††† 17. Housing Association Loans Act

†††††††††††† 18. Housing Corporation Act

†††††††††††† 19. Labrador Act

†††††††††††† 20. Mineral Emblem Act

†††††††††††† 21. Municipal Affairs Act

†††††††††††† 22. Municipal Authorities Amendment Act, 1991

†††††††††††† 23. Municipal Elections Act

†††††††††††† 24. Municipalities Act, 1999

†††††††††††† 25. Provincial Anthem Act

†††††††††††† 26. Provincial Flag Act

†††††††††††† 27. Regional Service Boards Act

†††††††††††† 28. Remembrance Day Act

†††††††††††† 29. St. Johnís Assessment Act

†††††††††††† 30. St. Johnís Centennial Foundation Act

†††††††††††† 31. St. Johnís Municipal Council Parks Act

†††††††††††† 32. Standard Time Act

†††††††††††† 33. Taxation of Utilities and Cable Television Companies Act (with Finance)

†††††††††††† 34. Urban and Rural Planning Act, 2000 (with Government Services and Lands)