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B.C. Reg. 64/2012
O.C. 205/2012
Deposited March 30, 2012
effective March 30, 2012
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Forestry Service Providers Protection Act

Forestry Service Providers Compensation Fund Regulation

[includes amendments up to B.C. Reg. 286/2016, December 7, 2016]


1   In this regulation:

"Act" means the Forestry Service Providers Protection Act;

"free growing stand" has the same meaning as in the Forest and Range Practices Act.

[en. B.C. Reg. 286/2016, s. 1.]

Fund established

2   For the purposes set out in section 26 (1) of the Act, the Forestry Service Providers Compensation Fund is established with an initial balance of $5 million, as provided by the government.

Forestry service providers

3   (1) For the purposes of the definition of "services" in section 1 (1) of the Act, the following are prescribed:

(a) activities relating to growing seedlings;

(b) silviculture activities that are necessary, or are required under the Forest and Range Practices Act, to establish free growing stands.

(2) For the purposes of Part 2 of the Act, the class of persons who provide services for a holder of an agreement referred to in section 12 of the Forest Act are designated as forestry service providers.

[en. B.C. Reg. 3/2013, s. 2; am. B.C. Reg. 286/2016, s. 2.]

[Provisions relevant to the enactment of this regulation: Forestry Service Providers Protection Act, S.B.C. 2010, c. 16, section 35]