The Nova Scotia Legislature

The House resumed on:
September 21, 2017.

Bill No. 59

Halifax Regional Municipality Charter (amended)

An Act to Amend Chapter 39 of the Acts of 2008, the Halifax Regional Municipality Charter

Introduced by:
Honourable Mark Furey
Minister of Municipal Affairs

First Reading
Second Reading Debates
Second Reading Passed
Law Amendments Committee
    Meeting Date(s) November 3, 2014
    Reported to the House
Committee of the Whole House
Third Reading Debates
Third Reading
Royal Assent
Commencement April 1, 2014
2014 Statutes, Chapter 50

Explanatory Note

This Bill amends the Halifax Regional Municipality Charter, retroactive to April 1, 2014, to permit Halifax Regional Municipality to enter into a taxation agreement with the owner of an eligible industrial property, subject to the agreement being approved by by-law, whereby the owner is required to pay the taxes specified in the agreement in lieu of the taxes otherwise payable.