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  Department of Government Services and Lands Notice, 2003
under the
Executive Council Act
(O.C. 2003-369)

(Filed July 18, 2003)

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

Dated at St. John’s , July 11, 2003.

Tim Murphy
Deputy Clerk of the Executive Council



Short title

        1. This Notice may be cited as the Department of Government Services and Lands Notice, 2003.

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        2. In this Notice

             (a)  "department" means the Department of Government Services and Lands; and

             (b)  "minister" means the Minister of Government Services and Lands.

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Departmental structure confirmed

        3. (1) The departmental structure is confirmed by Order in Council 2003-369 and the department is presided over by the minister.

             (2)  The department has 3 branches, as follows:

             (a)  Lands;

             (b)  Government Services; and

             (c)  Consumer and Commercial Affairs.

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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)  the operation, administration, function and services provided by the Government Service Centre including vital statistics and motor vehicle, all-terrain vehicle and snow-mobile licensing;

             (b)  provincial lands;

             (c)  provincially regulated financial institutions, insurance, consumer and corporate affairs of the province; and

             (d)  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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        5. The Department of Government Services and Lands Notice, Newfoundland and Labrador Regulation 64/96, is repealed.

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              1.  Accident and Sickness Insurance Act

              2.  Adoption Act (with Health and Community Services)

              3.  Architects Act

              4.  Automobile Dealers Act

              5.  Automobile Insurance Act

              6.  Bank of Nova Scotia Trust Company Act, 1997

              7.  Building Standards Act (with Municipal and Provincial Affairs)

              8.  Buildings Accessibility Act

              9.  Bulk Sales Act

            10.  Business Electronic Filing Act

            11.  Certified General Accountants Act

            12.  Certified Public Accountants Act

            13.  Change of Name Act

            14.  Chartered Accountants Act

            15.  Chartered Accountants and Certified Public Accountants Merger Act

            16.  Child Care Services Act (with Health and Community Services)

            17.  Children’s Law Act (with Justice)

            18.  Collections Act

            19.  Communicable Diseases Act (with Health and Community Services)

            20.  Condominium Act

            21.  Consumer Protection Act

            22.  Consumer Reporting Agencies Act

            23.  Conveyancing Act

            24.  Co-operatives Act

            25.  Corporations Act

            26.  Corporations Guarantees Act

            27.  Credit Union Act

            28.  Criminal Code: Lottery Licensing Regulations

            29.  Dangerous Goods Transportation Act

            30.  Direct Sellers Act

            31.  Electronic Commerce Act

            32.  Embalmers and Funeral Directors Act

            33.  Engineers and Geoscientists Act

            34.  Environmental Protection Act (with Environment)

            35.  Fire Insurance Act

            36.  Fire Prevention Act, 1991 (with Municipal and Provincial Affairs)

            37.  Food and Drug Act (with Health and Community Services)

            38.  Fraudulent Conveyances Act (with Justice)

            39.  Geographical Names Board Act

            40.  Health and Community Services Act (with Health and Community Services)

            41.  Highway Traffic Act (with Works, Services and Transportation)

            42.  Income Tax Savings Plans Act

            43.  Insurance Adjusters, Agents and Brokers Act

            44.  Insurance Companies Act

            45.  Insurance Contracts Act

            46.  Investment Contracts Act

            47.  Land Surveyors Act, 1991

            48.  Landlord’s Taxes Act

            49.  Lands Act

            50.  Life Insurance Act

            51.  Limited Partnership Act

            52.  Lodgers’ Goods Protection Act

            53.  Management Accountants Act

            54.  Meat Inspection Act (with Forest Resources and Agrifoods)

            55.  Mechanics’ Lien Act

            56.  Mortgage Brokers Act

            57.  Motor Carrier Act (with Works, Services and Transportation)

            58.  Motorized Snow Vehicles and All-Terrain Vehicles Act (with Forest Resources and Agrifoods)

            59.  Pension Benefits Act, 1997

            60.  Pension Plans Designation of Beneficiaries Act

            61.  Perpetuities and Accumulations Act

            62.  Personal Property Security Act

            63.  Petroleum Products Act

            64.  Prepaid Funeral Services Act

            65.  Public Accountancy Act

            66.  Public Safety Act

            67.  Real Estate Trading Act

            68.  Registration of Deeds Act

            69.  Residential Tenancies Act, 2000

            70.  Sale of Goods Act

            71.  Salvage Dealers Licensing Act

            72.  Securities Act

            73.  Security Interest Registration Act

            74.  Smoke-free Environment Act (with Health and Community Services)

            75.  Solemnization of Marriage Act

            76.  Tobacco Control Act (with Health and Community Services)

            77.  Trade Practices Act

            78.  Trust and Loan Companies Licensing Act

            79.  Trustee Act

            80.  Unconscionable Transactions Relief Act

            81.  Unsolicited Goods and Credit Cards Act

            82.  Urban and Rural Planning Act, 2000 (with Municipal and Provincial Affairs)

            83.  Vital Statistics Act

            84.  Warehouse Receipts Act

            85.  Warehouser’s Lien Act

            86.  Water Resources Act (with Environment)

            87.  Work, Services and Transportation Act (with Works, Services and Transportation)

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