|Series||Backgrounder (Canada. Library of Parliament. Research Branch) -- BP-195E|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||14 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||14|
Comprehensive land claim agreement in principle between Canada and the Dene Nation and the Metis Association of the Northwest Territories. Ottawa: Indian and Northern Affairs Canada, (OCoLC) AND WHEREAS representatives of the Dene and Metis of the Sahtu region and Canada are authorized to sign this treaty which, when given effect by Parliament in settlement legislation, will be recognized as a land claim agreement under the Constitution Act, ;. the Self-Government Framework Agreement signed by representatives of the Norman Wells Land Corporation, the Government of Canada and the Government of Northwest Territories in June ; the Sahtu Dene and Metis Comprehensive Land Claim Agreement (SDMCLCA) signed in September ; and the Government of Canada’s Inherent Right. WHEREAS the Sahtu Dene and Metis Comprehensive Land Claim Agreement provides for the negotiation of self-government agreements by the Government of Canada, the Government of the Northwest Territories and Sahtu Dene and Metis communities; WHEREAS it is the desire and intent of the Sahtu Dene and Metis of Norman Wells.
Sahtu agreement - 5 - PARCEL 1 In the Northwest Territories; in the District of Mackenzie; All that parcel of land being an island in the Mackenzie River more particularly described as follows, all topographic features hereinafter referred to being according to. On September 6, , the Sahtu Tribal Council (later replaced by the Sahtu Secretariat Incorporated (SSI)), the Government of the Northwest Territories (GNWT) and the Government of Canada (Canada) signed the Sahtu Dene and Metis Comprehensive Land Claim Agreement (SDMCLCA), and the accompanying Implementation Plan. The land claims agreement came into effect on J This agreement is a treaty which is protected by Section 35 of the Constitution of Canada. The agreement includes recognizing Sahtu Dene and Metis ownership of 41, km² of land in the Mackenzie River inguistic groups: Cree, Dene, Deh Cho, . “When the World Was New: Stories of the Sahtu Dene”, a book by Elder George Blondin, is published. The Dene/Metis leadership and federal representatives initial the comprehensive land claims agreement on April 9, The Supreme Court of Canada says unextinguished Aboriginal Rights are protected from unjustifiable federal laws and regulations.
Comprehensive land claim agreement in principle between the government of Canada, the Council for Yukon Indians and government of the Yukon. KF C29 First Nation of Nacho Nyak Dun final agreement between the Government of Canada, the First Nation of Nacho Nyak Dun and the Government of the Yukon. It was the failure of a agreement-in-principle for a comprehensive land claim that led to the Sahtu Dene-Métis Comprehensive Land Claim : John Last. voted to approve the Sahtu Dene and Metis Comprehensive Land Claim Agreement. After being approved by the territorial and federal governments, the agreement was signed on September 6, , in Tulita (formerly Fort Norman). The Sahtu Dene and Metis Land Claim Settlement Act came into effect on J • Under the Agreement, the Sahtu. The Sahtu Dene and Metis Comprehensive Land Claim Agreement was signed in That paved a way for N.W.T.'s Sahtu communities like Deline, Norman Wells, Colville Lake, .