Assemblée Législative de la Nouvelle-Écosse

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21 septembre 2017

Projet de loi no 55

Internal Trade Agreement Implementation Act (amended)

An Act to Amend Chapter 8 of the Acts of 1995-96, the Internal Trade Agreement Implementation Act

Déposé par :
L'honorable Percy Paris
Minister of Economic and Rural Development

Première lecture
Débats en deuxième lecture
Adoption en deuxième lecture
Comité des modifications des lois
    Date(s) de réunion 6 mai 2010
    Rapport à la Chambre
Comité plénier
Débats de la troisième lecture
Débats de la troisième lecture
Sanction royale
Prise d'effet 13 juillet 2010
2010 Statutes, Chapter 19

Note explicative (en anglais seulement)

Clause 1 amends the definition of “Agreement” in the Internal Trade Agreement Implementation Act to include amendments to the Internal Trade Agreement and corrects a typographical error.

Clause 2 updates the reference to the Minister responsible for the Act.

Clause 3 amends the authority to pay amounts due under the Agreement to include hearing costs.

Clause 4 amends the authority to appoint persons to dispute resolution panels to clarify that Cabinet approves the appointment by the Minister of the Province’s representatives to rosters established under the Agreement and the Minister selects panellists from the approved rosters.

Clause 5 changes a reference to a provision in the Agreement to reflect renumbering of some provisions in the Agreement.

Clause 6 expands the Minister’s power to make appointments to clarify that the Minister may appoint persons to the board of directors of the secretariat that administers the Agreement and may appoint the Province’s internal trade representative.

Clause 7 amends the Act to include a provision respecting the effect of a monetary penalty awarded against the Province and changes a reference to a provision in the Agreement to reflect its renumbering.

Clause 8 provides that this Bill comes into force upon proclamation.