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22 Agreements Granting Exclusive Or Limited Franchises

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22 (1) A council may, by bylaw adopted with the approval of the electors, enter into an agreement that grants an exclusive or limited franchise for the provision of one or more of the following in accordance with the agreement:

  • (a) a public transportation system;
  • (b) water through a water supply system;
  • (c) sewage disposal through a sewage system;
  • (d) gas, electrical or other energy supply system.
  • (2) The maximum term of an initial agreement or a renewal agreement under this section is 21 years.

2003-26-22, effective January 1, 2004 (B.C. Reg. 423/2003).