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Lands Advisory Board Annual General Meeting

The Lands Advisory Board Annual General meeting [AGM] will be hosted by Chief Terry Paul of Membertou First Nation which is located near Sydney, Nova Scotia during the week of September 22 – 25, 2014. The AGM business days will be on the 23rd and 24th.

To view the draft agenda and the documents to be presented during the 2014 AGM, please use the following links:

LAB Chairman Chief Louie opening remarks

1. Agenda
   click here
2. Presentation by KPMG of the study, initiated by the LAB, KPMG
to determine the Framework Agreement benefits
•   2014 FNLM AGM KPMG Presentation_FINAL Sep 12
3. Operational funding
•   Operational Funding LAB AGM 2014
4. Land Use Planning
•   2014 AGM Land Use Planning
5. Enforcement of land governance Laws
•   Enforcement of First Nation Land and Environmental Laws
•   Enforcement
6. LABRC website
•   Resource Centre Website
7. Developmental community websites
•   Land Code Web Site
8. Electronic voting
•   2014 AGM Electronic vote
9. Matrimonial real property law & ramifications of federal Bill S.2
•   Matrimonial Real Property On Reserve

The meeting is being in the Kluskap A & B rooms at the:

Membertou Trade & Convention Center
50 Maillard St.
Membertou, Nova Scotia
B1S 3W3
Tel: (902) 562-6826
Fax:  (902) 562-6828
www.membertoutcc.com

To view the report on the LAB Directors Election 2014 please click here

To view the report on the Nomination Process please click here


Shuswap Indian Band votes “YES”!

The Lands Advisory Board is pleased and excited to announce that on Friday, September 5th, 2014, Shuswap Indian Band became the 51st signatory community, under the Framework Agreement on First Nation Land Management (Framework Agreement), to ratify it’s community land code. Shuswap Indian Band now joins the growing number of signatory communities who have now re assumed jurisdiction over their land and resources! We congratulate you on all your hard work and in regaining control of your community’s Land Governance under the Framework Agreement.


Save the date: Lands Advisory Board AGM

The Lands Advisory Board Annual General meeting [AGM] will be hosted by Chief Terry Paul of Membertou First Nation which is located near Sydney, Nova Scotia during the week of September 22 – 25, 2014. The AGM business days will be on the 23rd and 24th.

If you are planning to attend, please contact Sharon Jack (Sharon@labkelowna.com or 250 769-2804) so we can advise our gracious hosts this year, as they finalize their event and meal planning.

The meeting is being held at:

Membertou Trade & Convention Center
50 Maillard St.
Membertou, Nova Scotia
B1S 3W3
Tel: (902) 562-6826
Fax:  (902) 562-6828
www.membertoutcc.com