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on November 25, 2014 in World News

17 B.C. First Nations have not complied with financial transparency act

17 B.C. First Nations have not complied with financial transparency act Those not meeting Wednesday deadline could face court order, fines Aboriginal Affairs Minister Bernard Valcourt delivered a final warning to Canadian First Nations leaders Monday, including 17 in B.C., telling them to comply by Wednesday with government legislation requiring disclosure of their pay and band financial statements. The 2013 law has already led to the election defeat earlier this month of a family that had ruled a tiny B.C. interior band for more than 30 years while paying themselves salaries that were higher on an after-tax basis than Canada’s… View Article

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