Lands & Regulations

PDAC Presents To The Standing Committee on Aboriginal Affairs : Northern Development on Bill C-47

On February 5, the PDAC’s Senior Program Director presented on Bill C-47, the Northern Jobs and Growth Act, in front of the federal Standing Committee on Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development. During the presentation, jointly created with the NWT & Nunavut Chamber of Mines, the PDAC articulated its support for the NWT Surface Rights Board Act and proposed six amendments to the Nunavut Planning and Project Assessment Act. Download a copy of the powerpoint here or read the transcripts of the presentation here.