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British Columbia. Fish and Wildlife Branch

Identity area

Type of entity

Government

Authorized form of name

British Columbia. Fish and Wildlife Branch

Parallel form(s) of name

Standardized form(s) of name according to other rules

Other form(s) of name

  • Fish and Wildlife Branch

Identifiers for corporate bodies

Description area

Dates of existence

1966-

History

Predecessor history: The Game Commission was established in 1934 and constituted by legislative authority in the following year, replacing the Provincial Game Commissioner. It reported to the Legislative Assembly through the Dept. of the Attorney-General. On April 1, 1957 the Game Commission under the Dept. of the Attorney-General name was changed to the Fish and Game Branch of the Dept. of Recreation and Conservation. In 1966 the Fish and Game Branch changed its name to Fish and Wildlife Branch. The branch was transferred in December 1978 to Ministry of the Environment

Places

Legal status

Functions, occupations and activities

Mandates/sources of authority

Internal structures/genealogy

C Government Name

General context

Relationships area

Control area

Description identifier

4108

Institution identifier

Rules and/or conventions used

Status

Final

Level of detail

Dates of creation, revision and deletion

Revised PW/KH 2017-02-24

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Script(s)

Sources

Central Name Authority Files

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