Assemblée Législative de la Nouvelle-Écosse

Les travaux de la Chambre ont repris le
21 septembre 2017

Projet de loi no 9

Municipal Government Act (amended) and Halifax Regional Municipality Charter (amended)

An Act to Amend Chapter 18 of the Acts of 1998, the Municipal Government Act, and Chapter 39 of the Acts of 2008, the Halifax Regional Municipality Charter

Déposé par :
Lisa Roberts
Halifax Needham

Première lecture
Débats en deuxième lecture
Adoption en deuxième lecture
Comité des modifications des lois
Comité plénier
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Débats de la troisième lecture
Sanction royale
Prise d'effet

Note explicative (en anglais seulement)

Clause 1
(a) adds definitions of “affordable housing” and “public benefit” to the Municipal Government Act;
(b) requires the nature and extent of public benefits and monetary contributions to be set out in a municipal planning strategy;
(c) requires a municipal council to negotiate for a public benefit or monetary contribution, or both, with an applicant for a development agreement; and
(d) requires an applicant for a development agreement to provide proof of an affordable housing tenant’s eligibility for affordable housing where the development agreement requires affordable housing to be provided by the applicant.
Clause 2
(a) adds definitions of “affordable housing” and “public benefit” to the Halifax Regional Municipality Charter;
(b) requires the nature and extent of public benefits and monetary contributions to be set out in a municipal planning strategy;
(c) requires Halifax Regional Municipality Council to negotiate for a public benefit or monetary contribution, or both, with an applicant for a development agreement; and
(d) requires an applicant for a development agreement to provide proof of an affordable housing tenant’s eligibility for affordable housing where the development agreement requires affordable housing to be provided by the applicant.