Amendment to the First Nation of Nacho Nyak Dun Final Agreement Implementation Plan

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AMONG:

HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN IN RIGHT OF CANADA
as represented by the Senior Assistant Deputy Minister of the Department of Indian
Affairs and Northern Development ("Canada");

AND:

THE FIRST NATION OF NACHO NYAK DUN
as represented by Chief Ed Champion ("FNNND");

AND:

THE GOVERNMENT OF YUKON
as represented by the Assistant Deputy Minister, Aboriginal Relations Division,
Executive Council Office ("Yukon");

(the "Parties" to this Amendment Agreement).

WHEREAS:

NOW THEREFORE, the Parties agree that the NNDFA Plan is amended as follows:

1 . Paragraph 12 is deleted and replaced with the following:

12. Subject to any amendment of the NNDFA Plan by the Parties, and subject to paragraph 14B, the Yukon shall pay $151,278 (2014 constant dollars) per annum for the ten year period described in paragraph 13 to the Mayo District Renewable Resources Council established pursuant to 16.6.0 of the NNDFA. This payment will be subject to annual adjustments in the manner described in Part 6 of Schedule 1 of the UFA Implementation Plan (Appendix A).

2. Paragraph 13 is deleted and replaced with the following:

13. Subject to any amendment of the NNDFA Plan by the Parties, the payment by Canada to the Yukon of the amount described in paragraph 12, or any amended amount required to be paid, represents the fulfilment of Canada's obligation to provide funding to the Mayo District Renewable Resources Council for the ten year period running from April1, 2014 to March 31, 2024, pursuant to 16.6.7 of the NNDFA.

3. Immediately following paragraph 14 a new clause is added as follows:

14B. Subject to any amendment of the NNDFA Plan by the Parties, payment of the amount identified in paragraph 12 to the Mayo District Renewable Resources Council shall be subject to annual approval pursuant to the annual budget review and approval process established in 16.6.7 of the NNDFA. A carryover of 15% of the annual allocation will be permitted; any amount over this will be treated as surplus and will be recovered by Government. The funding arrangement established pursuant to paragraph 14 .shall address the 15% carryover and process for recovery.

4. This Amendment Agreement may be executed in any number of counterparts, each of which shall be deemed to be an original, but all of which together shall constitute one and the same document, and the date of this Amending Agreement shall be deemed to be the date on which the last party signs.

Signed __________, on the 20th day of February, 2015

Her Majesty the Queen in Right of Canada:

Joe Wild ______________________________
Senior Assistant Deputy Minister
Treaties and Aboriginal Government
Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development Canada

 

 

Witness ______________________________

Signed __________, on the _________ day of _________, 2014

The First Nation of Nacho Nyak Dun:

Ed Champion ______________________________
Chief

 

 

Witness ______________________________

Signed Mayo, on the 3 day of June, 2014

The Government of Yukon:

Karyn Armour ______________________________
Assistant Deputy Minister
Aboriginal Relations Division
Executive Council Office

 

 

Witness______________________________

Signed __________, on the 20th day of February, 2015

Her Majesty the Queen in Right of Canada:

Joe Wild ______________________________
Senior Assistant Deputy Minister
Treaties and Aboriginal Government
Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development Canada

 

 

Witness ______________________________

Signed, __________, on the _________ day of _________ , 2014

The First Nation of Nacho Nyak Dun:

Ed Champion ______________________________
Chief

 

 

Witness ______________________________

Signed Whitehorse, YT, on the 20th day of June, 2014

The Government of Yukon:

Karyn Armour ______________________________
Assistant Deputy Minister
Aboriginal Relations Division
Executive Council Office

 

 

Witness ______________________________

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