Assemblée Législative de la Nouvelle-Écosse

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Projet de loi no 52

Government Administration Amendment (2011) Act

An Act Respecting the Administration of Government

Déposé par :
L'honorable Frank Corbett
Deputy Premier

Première lecture
Débats en deuxième lecture
Adoption en deuxième lecture
Comité des modifications des lois
    Date(s) de réunion 10 mai 2011
    Rapport à la Chambre
Comité plénier
Débats de la troisième lecture
Débats de la troisième lecture
Sanction royale
Prise d'effet 19 mai 2011
2011 Statutes, Chapter 9

Note explicative (en anglais seulement)

This Bill repeals the Voluntary Planning Act, amends the Emergency “911” Act, the Emergency Management Act, the Executive Council Act, the French-language Services Act, the House of Assembly Act and the Public Service Act to

(a) conform with changes to departments made by Order in Council 2011-15 and 2011-147, including


(i) creating the new Department of Communities, Culture and Heritage;

(ii) transferring matters pertaining to tourism to the renamed Department of Economic and Rural Development and Tourism;

(iii) combining the Department of Health Promotion and Protection and Department of Health as Department of Health and Wellness;

(iv) transferring the Emergency Management Office to the Department of Justice; and

(v) transferring matters pertaining to post-secondary education, to the renamed Department of Labour and Advanced Education.


(b) transfer responsibility for African Nova Scotian matters, promotion of Gaelic language and culture and Acadian Affairs to the Department of Communities, Culture and Heritage; and

(c) postpone until after the next general election the inquiry and report respecting the annual indemnity to be paid to members of the House of Assembly and the salaries to be paid to the Speaker, the Deputy Speaker, the Leader of the Opposition and the leader of any other recognized opposition party and the salaries to be paid to the members of the Executive Council.