229. The provisions of sections 227 and 228 shall not be interpreted as affecting any prescription heretofore or hereafter otherwise acquired or incurred under the Civil Code, in respect of such mining lands or mining rights.
Moreover, the provisions of the Civil Code respecting prescription shall apply to cases provided for in the said sections, saving the special provisions of the said sections.
1965 (1st sess.), c. 34, s. 201.