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Designation of Springhill Geothermal Resource Area Regulations

made under clauses 8A(1)(a) and (b) of the
Mineral Resources Act
S.N.S. 1990, c. 18
O.I.C. 92-906 (September 8, 1992), N.S. Reg. 195/92
and O.I.C. 92-1025 (October 13, 1992), N.S. Reg. 214/92

Order in Council 92-906
The Governor in Council on the report and recommendation of the Minister of Natural Resources dated the 19th day of August, 1992, pursuant to clauses (a) and (b) of subsection (1) of Section 8A of Chapter 18 of the Acts of Nova Scotia 1990, the Mineral Resources Act, is pleased to

(a) designate as a geothermal resource area that area of Springhill, in the County of Cumberland, more particularly described in Schedules"A" and "B" attached to and forming part of the report and recommendation, and which area shall be referred to as the Springhill Geothermal Resource Area;

(b) determine that the designation of the Springhill Geothermal Resource Area shall be effective on, from and after the 3rd day of September, 1992;

(c) direct that a copy of this order be published in the Royal Gazette and two other local newspapers which are circulated in the Springhill area of Nova Scotia; and

(d) determine that the Mineral Resources Act shall apply to the Springhill Geothermal Resource Area, saving, excepting those portions of the Mineral Resources Act, more particularly described in Schedule "C" attached to and forming part of the report and recommendation.


Schedule "A" to O.I.C. 92-906 - Description of Area
Claim Tract Claim Reference Map
EFLM NO
EFGH JKLM NOPQ
EFGH JKLM NOPQ
GHJK PQ
CDEF LMNO
ALL CLAIMS
ABGH JKPQ
ABGH JKPQ
ALL CLAIMS
CDEF LMNO
CDEF LMNO
ALL CLAIMS
ABGH JKPQ
ABGH JKPQ
ALL CLAIMS
CDEF LMNO
CD
ABCD
ABCD
AB
98
99
100
101
2
3 to 4 incl.
5
20
21 to 22 incl.
23
26
27 to 28 incl.
29
44
45 to 46 incl.
47
50
51
52
53
21 H 9 A
21 H 9 A
21 H 9 A
21 H 9 A
21 H 9 D
21 H 9 D
21 H 9 D
21 H 9 D
21 H 9 D
21 H 9 D
21 H 9 D
21 H 9 D
21 H 9 D
21 H 9 D
21 H 9 D
21 H 9 D
21 H 9 D
21 H 9 D
21 H 9 D
21 H 9 D

[Schedule "B" may viewed at the Department of Natural Resources.]


Schedule "C" to O.I.C. 92-906 - Inapplicable Sections of Act

Sections of the Mineral Resources Act and regulations which do not apply to the Springhill Geothermal Resource Areas:

Sections 3
5 to 8
10 to 13
portions of 25
27 to 30
34 to 37 (portions of claims)
41
portions of 44
46
47
52 to 55
56(1)(f)
64
portions of 65
portions of 67
96
102 to 153
162
163
175 to 185

The following regulations do not apply with [to] the geothermal resource area:

Sections 20
23 to 26
37
39
40
portions of 41
portions of 42
43 to 45
47
48
56
59
portions of 63
64
66 to 68, 69(a), (b), (d) and (e)
70
77 to 79


Order in Council 92-1025
The Governor in Council on the report and recommendation of the Minister of Natural Resources dated the 23rd day of September, 1992, pursuant to clauses (a) and (b) of subsection (1) of Section 8A of Chapter 18 of the Acts of Nova Scotia 1990, the Mineral Resources Act, is pleased to

(a) designate as a geothermal resource area that area of Springhill, in the County of Cumberland, more particularly described in Schedules "A" and "B" attached to and forming part of the report and recommendation, and which area shall be referred to as the Springhill Geothermal Resource Area;

(b) determine that the designation of the Springhill Geothermal Resource Area shall be effective on, from and after the 24th day of September, 1992;

(c) direct that a copy of this Order be published in the Royal Gazette and two other local newspapers which are circulated in the Springhill area of Nova Scotia; and

(d) determine that the Mineral Resources Act shall apply to the Springhill Geothermal Resource Area, saving, excepting those portions of the Mineral Resources Act, more particularly described in Schedule "C" attached to and forming part of the report and recommendation.


Schedule "A" to O.I.C. 92-1025 - Description of Area
Claim Tract Claim Reference Map
LMNO
JKLM NOPQ
CDEF LMNO
ALL CLAIMS
ALL CLAIMS
CDEF LMNO
CDEF LMNO
ALL CLAIMS
CDEF LMNO
ALL CLAIMS
CD
ABCD
101
102
5
6
19
20
29
30
44
43
53
54
21 H 9 A
21 H 9 A
21 H 9 D
21 H 9 D
21 H 9 D
21 H 9 D
21 H 9 D
21 H 9 D
21 H 9 D
21 H 9 D
21 H 9 D
21 H 9 D

[Schedule "B" may be viewed at the Department of Natural Resources.]


Schedule "C" to O.I.C. 92-1025 - Inapplicable Sections of Act

Sections of the Mineral Resources Act and regulations which do not apply to the Springhill Geothermal Resource areas:

Sections 3
5 to 8
10 to 13
portions of 25
27 to 30
34 to 37 (portions of claims)
41
portions of 44
46
47
52 to 55
56(1)(f)
64
portions of 65
portions of 67
96
102 to 153
162
163
175 to 185

The following regulations do not apply with [to] the Geothermal Resource area:

Sections 20
23-26
37
39
40
portions of 41
portions of 42
43-45
47
48
56
59
portions of 63
64
66-68, 69(a), (b), (d) & (e)
70
77-79