Assemblée Législative de la Nouvelle-Écosse

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21 septembre 2017

Projet de loi no 65

Homes for Special Care Act (amended)*

An Act to Amend Chapter 203 of the Revised Statutes, 1989, the Homes for Special Care Act*

Déposé par :
L'honorable Denise Peterson-Rafuse
Minister of Community Services

Première lecture
Débats en deuxième lecture
Adoption en deuxième lecture
Comité des modifications des lois
    Date(s) de réunion 10 mai 2010
    Rapport à la Chambre
Comité plénier
Débats de la troisième lecture
Débats de la troisième lecture
Sanction royale
Prise d'effet May 11, 2010
except s1 : February 16, 2012
2010 Statutes, Chapter 17

Note explicative (en anglais seulement)

Clause 1 lowers the threshold in the definition of residential-care facility from four or more persons to three or more.

Clause 2 adds homes for the disabled and homes for the aged to the facilities requiring a licence to operate.

Clause 3 adds homes for the disabled and homes for the aged to the facilities the Minister may issue licences to.

Clause 4 adds to the list of circumstances that allow the Minister to suspend or cancel a licence.

Clause 5 allows the Minister to appoint a temporary manager or administrator where a licensee’s licence has been suspended or cancelled or not re-issued and sets out his or her liability and employment status.

Clause 6 adds regulation-making powers required as a result of the above amendments.

Clause 7 deals with the coming into force of Section 1 of this Act.