The Nova Scotia Legislature

The House resumed on:
September 21, 2017.

Bill No. 49

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:
Marian Mancini
Dartmouth South

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

Section 1 prohibits the reduction of assistance on the basis of an applicant being enrolled in a prescribed post-secondary education program.

Section 2 allows the Governor in Council to make regulations prescribing post-secondary education programs and classes of post-secondary education programs.