Assemblée Législative de la Nouvelle-Écosse

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21 septembre 2017

Projet de loi no 17

Executive Council Act (amended) Public Service (amended)

An Act to Amend Chapter 155 of the Revised Statutes, 1989, the Executive Council Act, and Chapter 376 of the Revised Statutes, 1989, the Public Service Act

Déposé par :
L'honorable Stephen McNeil
President of the Executive Council

Première lecture
Débats en deuxième lecture
Adoption en deuxième lecture
Comité des modifications des lois
    Date(s) de réunion 9 décembre 2013
    Rapport à la Chambre
Comité plénier
Débats de la troisième lecture
Débats de la troisième lecture
Sanction royale
Prise d'effet 12 décembre 2013
2013 Statutes, Chapter 37

Note explicative (en anglais seulement)

Clauses 1 and 2 amend the Executive Council Act to

(a) change the titles of two Ministers to match changes to the names of government departments set out in clause 3;

(b) change the title of a Minister due to the establishment of the Office of Planning and Priorities;

(c) remove a reference to the Chair of the Treasury Board; and

(d) provide that appointments of Acting Ministers may be made retroactive.

Clauses 3 to 5 amend the Public Service Act to

(a) change the name of the Department of Education to “Department of Education and Early Childhood Development”;

(b) change the name of the Department of Finance to “Department of Finance and Treasury Board”; and

(c) correct a reference to the Governor in Council.

Clauses 6 to 15 make necessary changes related to the establishment of the Treasury and Policy Board and the Office of Planning and Priorities.

Clauses 16 to 25 make necessary name changes and changes related to the mandates of the Department of Education and Early Childhood Development and the Department of Finance and Treasury Board.