The Nova Scotia Legislature

The House will resume on:
October 13, 2016

Select a week to view the upcoming schedule for the House of Assembly, Committee meetings and events of historic significance.

Please note that the Legislature and Legislative Committees Schedules are both subject to change.

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Committees
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House Sitting Hours

Tuesday, September 20, 2016
10:00 a.m. - 12:00 noon 

Standing Committee on Community Services

 
Location:
Committee Room
Granville Level
One Government Place
1700 Granville Street
Halifax NS
 
Witness / Agenda
Cape Breton – Victoria Child Advocacy Society
 
Ms. Delores Feltmate, Chair – Cape Breton – Victoria Child Advocacy Society
Tuesday, September 20, 2016
2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. 

Standing Committee on Veterans Affairs

 
Location:
Committee Room
Granville Level
One Government Place
1700 Granville Street
Halifax NS
 
Witness / Agenda
Veterans Research
 
Dr. Maya Eichler – Canada Research Chair in Social Innovation and Community Engagement
Wednesday, September 21, 2016
9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. 

Standing Committee on Public Accounts

 
Location:
Legislative Chamber
Province House
Halifax
 
Witness/Agenda
Department of Business
Rural Internet Access
 
Mr. Murray Coolican – Deputy Minister
Thursday, September 22, 2016
9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. 

Standing Committee on Resources

 
Location:
Committee Room
Granville Level
One Government Place
1700 Granville Street
Halifax NS
 
Witness / Agenda
Department of Natural Resources
Cape Breton Private Land Partnership
 
Mr. Frank Dunn – Deputy Minister
September 18, 1839

Letters addressed to Lord John Russell

Joseph Howe writes a series of 4 letters on September 18 to the Colonial Secretary, Lord John Russell, advocating responsible government in Nova Scotia.
September 21, 1854

Day of Thanksgiving

September 21, 1854 declared a Day of Thanksgiving for Nova Scotia's exemption from the pestilence (Asian Cholera) that ravaged other parts of British North America.
September 22, 1939

Minimum wage increase

Women working in Nova Scotia cities receive a new minimum wage of 22 cents an hour.