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Article 12 Of The Nunavut Agreement

CONSIDERING that the contracting parties agree that it is desirable to negotiate a focal claim agreement on which Inuit obtain rights and benefits defined in exchange for rights, rights, titles and interests based on the assertion of Aboriginal title; CONSIDERING that the Constitution Act of 1982 recognizes and confirms the existing Aboriginal and contractual rights of Aboriginal people in Canada, and that contractual rights include rights that can be acquired through land agreements; For more information about NPC, please visit www.nunavut.ca. The Nunavut Agreement is a 1993 land agreement between Inuit in the Nunavut Settlement Area (then part of the Northwest Territories) and the Government of Canada under the Constitution Act 1982. Lands are not considered “Indian-only territories” in relation to the Constitution Act of 1867. The Inuit were represented by the Tunngavik Federation of Nunavut to conclude the agreement. Agreement means the Amland claim agreement between the Inuit of the Nunavut Settlement Area and Her Majesty the Queen in Canadian law, signed on May 25, 1993 and presented to the House of Commons for the Minister of Indian Affairs and Northern Development on May 26, 1993, and any changes made to that agreement in accordance with the agreement; (Agreement) CONSIDERANT that the agreement is a land agreement within the meaning of Section 35 of the Constitution Act 1982; The July 9, 1993 agreement formed the basis for the creation of Nunavut`s new territory, officially founded on April 1, 1999. The agreement resulted in a political agreement setting dates for the introduction of legislation for the final creation of the territory, the Government of Nunavut, and a transition process. In accordance with the provisions of the agreement, certain territorial issues have been transferred to the new government, including wildlife management, space development and development, real estate taxation and natural resource management. The Nunavut Surface Rights Tribunal (NSRT), the Nunavut Planning Commission (NPC), the Nunavut Impact Review Board (NIRB) and the Nunavut Water Board (NWB) were created by Section 10 NA. NiRB`s powers, functions, objectives and obligations were defined in Section 12 of the NKA, while the requirement to establish legislation to further define niRB`s powers was included. CONSIDERANT that Her Majesty, the Canadian right-wing queen, and the Inuit of the Nunavut settlement have negotiated an agreement based on the following objectives: . AND CONSIDERING that the parties negotiated this land claim agreement on the basis and taking into account the following objectives: 12 The remuneration of members of the Nunavut Wildlife Management Board is set by the Governor of the Council. NOW, THEREFORE, Her Majesty, through and with the Council and the approval of the Senate and the Lower House of Canada, adopts the following: for the safety and clarity of property rights and use of land and resources and the rights of Inuit to make decisions on land use, management and conservation , water and resources, including the offshore region, 3 This law is binding on your majesty in canadian or provincial law.