The Nova Scotia Legislature

The House dissolved:
April 30, 2017.

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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House Sitting Hours

Tuesday, January 17, 2017
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
Canadian Institute for Military and Veterans Health Research
Overview of the Organization
 
Dr. Heidi Cramm – Interim Co-Scientific Director, Queens University
Wednesday, January 18, 2017
9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. 

Standing Committee on Public Accounts

 
Location:
Legislative Chamber
Province House
Halifax
 
Witness/Agenda
Nova Scotia Business Inc.
Economic Development Funding
 
Ms. Laurel Broten – President and CEO
Thursday, January 19, 2017
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
Fish Mortality in Southwest Nova Scotia
 
Department of Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Maritimes Region
Mr. Morley Knight – Regional Director General
 
Department of Fisheries and Aquaculture
Mr. Frank Dunn – Deputy Minister
January 15, 1840

Cape Forchu Lighthouse

First lighting of the Cape Forchu lighthouse, Yarmouth County.
January 16, 1838

Legislative Council Split

The old Legislative Council was dissolved and replaced with new Executive and Legislative Councils.
January 17, 1820

Birth of Hiram Blanchard

Blanchard, who would become the first Nova Scotia Premier at Confederation, was born at West River, Pictou County.
January 20, 1842

Dickens visits Legislature

Charles Dickens attended the opening of the Nova Scotia Legislature.