The Nova Scotia Legislature

The House resumed on
April 25, 2017.

Bill No. 30

Cayley's Law

An Act to Amend Chapter 511 of the Revised Statutes, 1989, the Youth Secretariat Act

Introduced by:
Tim Houston
Pictou East

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

Clause 1 sets out the short title of this Act.
Clause 2 makes mandatory the appointment by the Governor in Council of a Chief Administrative Officer of the Nova Scotia Youth Secretariat.
Clause 3 requires the Secretariat to establish a committee to focus on mental health issues of youth and support systems for youth. The committee must be composed of both youth and political party representatives.