Mineral Land Reserve (Relief from Obligations) Regulation No. 2 - 31/2022
B.C. Reg. 31/2022
Chief Gold Commissioner
Deposited February 16, 2022
This consolidation is current to June 21, 2022.
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Mineral Tenure Act

Mineral Land Reserve (Relief from Obligations) Regulation No. 2

Definitions

1   In this regulation:

"Act" means the Mineral Tenure Act;

"land" includes foreshore and land covered by water;

"site number" means the site number given in the registry to a particular area of land shown on an electronic map in the registry.

Temporary relief from mineral reserve payment obligations

2   A mineral reserve is established over the area of land identified by site number 1006949 and site name New Prosperity Mineral Titles No. 2 to relieve the recorded holder from the following obligations from January 1, 2022 until December 31, 2022:

(a) the obligations under section 29 of the Act to, in order to hold a claim from year to year,

(i) do exploration and development and register a statement of the exploration and development, or make payments instead of exploration and development, and

(ii) register a revised expiry date;

(b) the obligation under section 50 of the Act to pay the prescribed annual rental.

Repeal

3   This regulation is repealed on December 31, 2022.

[Provisions relevant to the enactment of this regulation: Mineral Tenure Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 292, s. 22.]