Kitsumkalum’s participation: In December 2014, Kitsumkalum applied to enter into a framework agreement with Canada for the First Nations Land Management Regime. Kitsumkalum became a signatory to the Framework Agreement on First Nation Land Management on May 4th, 2016.
The Framework Agreement sets out the rights, powers and land management authorities (that will be transferred to Kitsumkalum).
We will have the option of withdrawing reserve lands from Indian Act to exercise control over Kitsumkalum lands and resources.
34 provisions or approx.. 25% of the Indian Act would be replaced
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1. THE BASICS
2. DOCUMENTS AND RESOURCES
2.2. Individual Agreement
2.2.1. Individual Agreement _ Full (not yet developed)
2.2.2. Individual Agreement _Summary (not yet developed)
2.2.3. Phase 1 ESA
2.2.4. Land Description Reports
2.3. Ratification Vote
2.3.1. Community Ratification Process _ Full (not yet developed)
2.3.2. Community Ratification Process _Summary (not yet developed)
2.4. Video link – Coming soon!
3. LANDS AFFECTED
4. LAND MANAGEMENT COMMITTEE
5. KITSUMKALUM LAND CODE
LINKS & OTHER RESOURCES
For more info, visit the websites listed below:
FN Lands Advisory Board:
First Nations Land Management Resource Centre:
First Nations Lands Management Act:
Land Code example, Metlakatla Land Code