The Nova Scotia Legislature

The House resumed on
April 25, 2017.

Bill No. 4

Workers' Compensation for Emergency Responders with Post-traumatic Stress Disorder Act

An Act to Amend Chapter 10 of the Acts of 1994-95, the Workers' Compensation Act

Introduced by:
Honourable Dave Wilson
Sackville–Cobequid

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

Explanatory Note

This Bill permits workers who are or were emergency responders to obtain workers’ compensation with respect to post-traumatic stress disorder, regardless of when the post-traumatic stress disorder is recognized or diagnosed.