Assemblée Législative de la Nouvelle-Écosse

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21 septembre 2017

Projet de loi no 109

Weed Control Act (amended)

An Act to Amend Chapter 501 of the Revised Statutes, 1989, the Weed Control Act

Déposé par :
L'honorable John MacDonell
Minister of Agriculture

Première lecture
Débats en deuxième lecture
Adoption en deuxième lecture
Comité des modifications des lois
    Date(s) de réunion 30 novembre 2010
    Rapport à la Chambre
Comité plénier
Débats de la troisième lecture
Débats de la troisième lecture
Sanction royale
Prise d'effet 10 décembre 2010
2010 Statutes, Chapter 77

Note explicative (en anglais seulement)

Clause 1 and 2 change the name of the Weed Control Act to the Agricultural Weed Control Act.
Clause 3 deletes the definition of “district inspector” and amends the definition of “Minister”.
Clause 4 adds a new Section which sets out the powers of the Minister.
Clause 5 changes “Governor in Council” to “Minister”.
Clause 6 removes the reference to district inspectors, directs the Minister to obtain the consent of the person or his or her employer before appointing persons not employed by the Department as inspectors and gives the Minister authority to prescribe the terms, conditions and scope of an appointment.
Clause 7 authorizes inspectors to enter any lands or premises other than private dwellings.
Clause 8 and 9 change “district inspectors” to “inspectors” and add gender neutral language.
Clause 10 changes “district inspectors” to “inspectors”.
Clause 11 adds gender neutral language.
Clause 12 and 13 change “district inspectors” to “inspectors” and add gender neutral language.
Clause 14 increases the penalties for contraventions of the Act.