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  • 5 (1) The Lieutenant Governor in Council may, on the application of the expropriating authority, order that an expropriation proceed without the approval and inquiry procedures if the Lieutenant Governor in Council considers that an emergency exists or undue delay in the project would result.
  • (2) If an order is made under subsection (1), the Attorney General must report that fact to the Legislative Assembly at the earliest practicable opportunity.
  • (3) If an order is made under subsection (1), sections 4, 6 and 10 to 18 do not apply to the expropriation.
  • (4) If an order is made under subsection (1), the minister charged with the administration of this Act must promptly inform the expropriating authority, and on being informed, the expropriating authority must, within 30 days of the making of the order,
  • (a) serve the order on each registered owner of the land to be expropriated, and
  • (b) file the order in the land title office.
  • (5) An order under subsection (1) must contain
  • (a) the name and address of the expropriating authority, and
  • (b) the matters referred to in section 6(4)(b) to (g).



Contents of Order and Sufficiency of Plan and Instrument

Section 6(4)(b) to (g) of the Act applies to the order and the sufficiency of the plan and instrument accompanying the order. See the discussion of s. 6 of this Act.