The Nova Scotia Legislature

The House resumed on:
September 21, 2017.

Bill No. 13

Employment Support and Income Assistance Act (amended)

An Act to Amend Chapter 27 of the Acts of 2000, the Employment Support and Income Assistance Act

Introduced by:
Lenore Zann
Truro–Bible Hill–Millbrook–Salmon River

First Reading
Second Reading Debates
Second Reading Passed
Law Amendments Committee
Committee of the Whole House
Third Reading Debates
Third Reading
Royal Assent

Explanatory Note

This Bill requires the Governor in Council to take into account the cost of purchasing Health Canada’s National Nutritious Food Basket when prescribing the standards for assistance to be granted.