The Nova Scotia Legislature

The House will resume on:
October 13, 2016

Bill No. 68

Limitation of Actions Act (amended)

An Act to Amend the Limitation of Actions Act Passed during the Current Session of the 62nd General Assembly

Introduced by:
Allan MacMaster
Inverness

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 amends the new Limitation of Actions Act to revive expired limitation periods and remove limitation periods not yet expired in relation to certain sexual torts committed before the new Act comes into force if the defendant committed, knowingly aided or encouraged or knowingly permitted the defendant’s agent or employee to commit the tort.