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279 Control Of Crown Land Parks Dedicated By Subdivision

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279 (1) If land outside a municipality is dedicated to the public for the purpose of a park or a public square by a subdivision plan deposited in the land title office, by which title is vested in the Crown, the regional district in which it is located is entitled to possession and control of the land for that purpose.

  • (2) If land referred to in subsection (1) was dedicated as referred to in that subsection before July 1, 1957, being the date on which the Municipal Act, S.B.C. 1957, c. 42, came into force, the regional district is deemed to have had possession and control of it for that purpose from the date it was dedicated, and continues to have that possession and control.

2003-52-249, effective January 1, 2004 (B.C. Reg. 465/2003); RSBC 2015-1-279, effective January 1, 2016 (B.C. Reg. 257/2015).