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Ottawa considers private property on reserve

The federal government is looking at allowing bands to allow private property on their reserves.

That means band members could take out mortgages and own their homes and property, and also means non-aboriginal people could buy property on band lands.

To understand more Daybreak host Chris Walker spoke with Manny Jules. He's a former chief of the Tk'eml├║ps First Nation, is the current chief commissioner of the First Nations Tax Commission and is the spokesman for the First Nations in support of this idea.

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