C-47.1 - Municipal Powers Act

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91. In addition, a local municipality may grant assistance in the following matters:
(1)  assistance to disadvantaged natural persons or natural persons in need;
(2)  the undertaking and furtherance, in or outside its territory, of education, cultural activities, youth training, works of charity and any action for the general welfare;
(3)  the operation of a health care institution; and
(4)  agriculture.
In exercising the power under subparagraph 1 of the first paragraph, a local municipality may establish shelters.
2005, c. 6, s. 91.