The Nova Scotia Legislature

The House adjourned:
October 26, 2017.

Status Key

1st First Reading
2nd Second Reading
LA Law Amendments Committee
PL Private & Local Bills Committee
WH Committee of the Whole House
3rd Third Reading
RA Royal Assent
* Bill was amended in Committee

Listed below are all Bills from the current or most recent session of the House. Explanatory Notes are on each Bill's individual page.

The date provided indicates the date when the bill changed status to the status shown in the left hand column.

59th Assemblée générale, 1st session

House Opened: September 25, 2003
House Adjourned: October 30, 2003
House Resumed: April 15, 2004
House Adjourned: May 20, 2004
House Resumed: September 23, 2004
House Adjourned: October 18, 2004
House Resumed: April 18, 2005
House Adjourned: May 19, 2005
House Resumed: October 13, 2005
House Recessed: November 3, 2005
House Resumed and Adjourned: December 8, 2005
House Resumed and Adjourned: March 3, 2006
House Resumed and Prorogued: May 4, 2006

Status No. Title Date
A
1st213Africville Act May 16, 2005
RA119Agriculture Administration Amendment (2004) Act * October 18, 2004
RA192Alexander Graham Bell Day Act May 19, 2005
RA132Amusement Devices Safety Act (amended) October 18, 2004
RA60Antigonish Farmers' Mutual Fire Insurance Company (amended) May 20, 2004
RA78Appropriations Act, 2004 May 20, 2004
RA215Appropriations Act, 2005 May 19, 2005
1st150Assessment Act (amended) April 18, 2005
RA40Assessment Act (amended) May 20, 2004
1st9Assessment Act (amended) October 2, 2003
RA174Auditor General Act (amended) May 19, 2005
RA1Automobile Insurance Reform Act October 30, 2003
B
RA173Bee Industry Act May 19, 2005
2nd216Beechville Baptist Church Act May 19, 2005
RA258Building Code Act (amended) December 8, 2005
C
1st86Camera Phone Prohibition Act May 20, 2004
RA206Camp Hill Foundation Act (repealed) and Victoria General Hospital Foundation Act (repealed) May 19, 2005
2nd37Canada-Nova Scotia Offshore Petroleum Resources Accord Implementation (Nova Scotia) Act (amended) April 16, 2004
RA238Cape Breton Family Young Men's Christian Association (amended) December 8, 2005
RA267Cape Breton Island Marketing Levy Act December 8, 2005
1st194Cape Breton Strip Mines Moratorium Act May 6, 2005
1st64Capital Region Transportation Authority Act April 27, 2004
RA57Cemetery and Funeral Services Act (amended) May 20, 2004
RA274Certified Management Accountants of Nova Scotia Act December 8, 2005
RA108Chester Yacht Club Act (amended) October 18, 2004
RA202Children and Family Services Act (amended) May 19, 2005
1st113Children and Family Services Act (amended) October 1, 2004
RA11Collection Agencies Act (amended) and Consumer Creditors' Conduct Act (amended) October 30, 2003
RA241Commercial Mediation Act December 8, 2005
1st28Commissioner on Resources and Environment Act October 24, 2003
1st266Consumer Protection Act (amended) October 25, 2005
1st199Consumer Protection Act (amended) May 10, 2005
RA247Correctional Services Act December 8, 2005
2nd47Council of Atlantic Premiers Act April 20, 2004
RA15Court Jurisdiction and Proceedings Transfer Act October 30, 2003
RA50Credit Union Act (amended) May 20, 2004
RA146Cross-border Policing Act May 19, 2005
D
1st229Day Care Act (amended) October 14, 2005
1st137Day Care Act (amended) October 13, 2004
1st141Defibrillators Act October 14, 2004
RA235Dispensing Opticians Act December 8, 2005
E
1st190Education Act (amended) May 4, 2005
1st189Education Act (amended) May 4, 2005
1st188Education Act (amended) May 4, 2005
RA165Education Act (amended) May 19, 2005
RA48Education Act (amended) May 20, 2004
1st43Education Act (amended) October 30, 2003
RA145Elections Act (amended) May 19, 2005
RA87Electricity Act October 18, 2004
1st178Emergency "911" Act (amended) April 28, 2005
RA117Emergency Health Services Act May 19, 2005
1st104Emergency Measures Act (amended) September 27, 2004
1st35Emergency Measures Act (amended) October 29, 2003
1st16Emergency Measures Act (amended) October 7, 2003
RA243Emergency Measures Act (amended) and Public Service Act (amended) December 8, 2005
1st262Emergency Responders Insurance Protection Act October 24, 2005
1st83Emergency Services Protection Act May 18, 2004
1st167Employment Support and Income Assistance Act (amended) April 25, 2005
1st164Employment Support and Income Assistance Act (amended) April 22, 2005
1st240Energy Resources Conservation Act (amended) October 18, 2005
1st233Energy-efficient Appliances Act (amended) October 17, 2005
RA244Enforcement of Canadian Judgments and Decrees Act (amended) December 8, 2005
RA249Enforcement of Court Orders Act December 8, 2005
1st245Environment Act (amended) October 18, 2005
1st221Environment Act (amended) May 19, 2005
1st136Environment Act (amended) October 12, 2004
1st128Environment Act (amended) October 6, 2004
1st126Environment Act (amended) October 6, 2004
1st120Environment Act (amended) October 1, 2004
1st59Environment Act (amended) April 21, 2004
1st63Executive Council Act (amended) and Public Service Act (amended) April 27, 2004
F
1st217Fair Fuel-pricing Act May 18, 2005
1st5Family Essentials Tax Exemption Act September 26, 2003
RA169Farm Registration Act (amended) May 19, 2005
1st271Fatality Investigations Act (amended) October 26, 2005
RA62Financial Measures (2004) Act May 20, 2004
RA177Financial Measures (2005) Act May 19, 2005
RA257Fisheries and Coastal Resources Act (amended) December 8, 2005
RA197Fisheries and Coastal Resources Act (amended) May 19, 2005
1st242Forests Act (amended) October 18, 2005
1st29Forests Act (amended) October 24, 2003
1st278Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act (amended) December 8, 2005
1st163Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act (amended) April 22, 2005
2nd72Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act (amended) May 10, 2004
1st14Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act (amended) October 6, 2003
1st12Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act (amended) October 6, 2003
RA111French-language Services Act: Loi sur les services en français October 18, 2004
G
1st204Gaming Control Act (amended) May 11, 2005
1st144Gaming Control Act (amended) April 18, 2005
1st53Gaming Control Act (amended) April 20, 2004
RA93Gas Distribution System Municipal Taxation Act October 18, 2004
1st65Gas Tax Accountability Act April 27, 2004
1st80Gasoline and Diesel Oil Fair-marketing Practices Act May 13, 2004
1st214Government Purchases Act (amended) May 16, 2005
H
RA82Halifax Regional Water Commission Act (amended) October 18, 2004
RA198Halifax-Dartmouth Bridge Commission Act May 19, 2005
RA69Halifax-Dartmouth United Appeal, An Act to incorporate The (amended) May 20, 2004
RA210Health Authorities Act (amended) May 19, 2005
1st18Health Authorities Act (amended) October 14, 2003
1st193Health Authorities Act and Revenue Act (amended) May 5, 2005
2nd212Health Insurance Protection Act May 19, 2005
RA26Health Protection Act May 20, 2004
1st142Health Services and Insurance Act (amended) October 15, 2004
1st124Health Services and Insurance Act (amended) October 5, 2004
1st106Health Services and Insurance Act (amended) September 28, 2004
1st76Health Services and Insurance Act (amended) May 11, 2004
1st39Health-care Spending Accountability Act October 29, 2003
1st114Helmet Safety Awareness Week Act October 1, 2004
1st31Hepatitis C Compensation Act October 27, 2003
1st81Heritage Property Act (amended) May 14, 2004
RA90Highway 104 Western Alignment Act (amended) October 18, 2004
1st140Highway Workers Collective Bargaining Act (amended) October 14, 2004
1st3Homes for Special Care Act (amended) September 26, 2003
RA252House of Assembly Act (amended) December 8, 2005
RA135House of Assembly Act (amended) October 18, 2004
RA96House of Assembly Act (amended) October 18, 2004
RA67House of Assembly Act (amended) May 20, 2004
RA230Housing Development Corporation Act (amended) December 8, 2005
1st226Human Rights Act (amended) October 13, 2005
I
1st248Income Tax Act (amended) October 19, 2005
1st231Income Tax Act (amended) October 14, 2005
1st224Income Tax Act (amended) October 13, 2005
1st170Income Tax Act (amended) April 25, 2005
1st166Income Tax Act (amended) April 22, 2005
1st276Insurance Act (amended) November 2, 2005
1st209Insurance Act (amended) May 12, 2005
1st186Insurance Act (amended) May 4, 2005
1st89Insurance Act (amended) September 23, 2004
RA68International Interests in Mobile Aircraft Equipment Act May 20, 2004
RA246International Trusts Act December 8, 2005
RA203Involuntary Psychiatric Treatment Act December 8, 2005
J
1st195Joseph Howe Day Act May 6, 2005
RA73Justice Administration Amendment (2004) Act May 20, 2004
RA148Justice Administration Amendment (2005) Act May 19, 2005
L
1st187Labour Standards Code (amended) May 4, 2005
1st30Labour Standards Code (amended) October 27, 2003
1st23Labour Standards Code (amended) and Interpretation Act (amended) October 20, 2003
RA7Labour Standards Code (amended) and Vital Statistics Act (amended) October 30, 2003
RA143Ladies Golf Association of Nova Scotia Act, an Act to Dissolve October 18, 2004
RA95Land Registration Act (amended) October 18, 2004
RA130Legal Profession Act October 18, 2004
RA85Legion-Huston Property in Tatamagouche Act October 18, 2004
RA55Lenihan (Municipality of the District of Chester) Retiring Allowance Act May 20, 2004
RA152Liquor Control Act (amended) May 19, 2005
RA116Liquor Control Act (amended) October 18, 2004
M
RA237Maintenance Enforcement Act (amended) December 8, 2005
RA102Maintenance Enforcement Act (amended) October 18, 2004
RA125Mandatory Testing and Disclosure Act October 18, 2004
1st279Maritime Conservatory Reorganization Act December 8, 2005
RA115Maritime Provinces Higher Education Commission Act October 18, 2004
RA58Mechanics' Lien Act (amended) May 20, 2004
1st41Mechanics' Lien Act (amended) October 30, 2003
1st36Medicare Protection Act October 29, 2003
1st109Mental Health Act September 29, 2004
RA49Mi'kmaq Education Act (amended) May 20, 2004
RA254Motor Vehicle Act (amended) December 8, 2005
1st234Motor Vehicle Act (amended) October 17, 2005
1st218Motor Vehicle Act (amended) May 18, 2005
1st211Motor Vehicle Act (amended) May 13, 2005
1st139Motor Vehicle Act (amended) October 13, 2004
1st123Motor Vehicle Act (amended) October 5, 2004
RA121Motor Vehicle Act (amended) October 18, 2004
1st94Motor Vehicle Act (amended) September 24, 2004
RA92Motor Vehicle Act (amended) October 18, 2004
RA84Motor Vehicle Act (amended) October 18, 2004
1st66Motor Vehicle Act (amended) April 28, 2004
1st38Motor Vehicle Act (amended) October 29, 2003
1st24Motor Vehicle Act (amended) October 21, 2003
1st19Motor Vehicle Act (amended) October 15, 2003
RA147Motor Vehicle Act and Youth Justice Act (amended) May 19, 2005
RA10Municipal Elections Act (amended) October 30, 2003
RA256Municipal Government Act (amended) December 8, 2005
1st200Municipal Government Act (amended) May 10, 2005
RA180Municipal Government Act (amended) May 19, 2005
1st122Municipal Government Act (amended) October 4, 2004
1st100Municipal Government Act (amended) September 24, 2004
RA98Municipal Government Act (amended) October 18, 2004
1st33Municipal Government Act (amended) October 28, 2003
1st27Municipal Government Act (amended) October 23, 2003
RA70Municipal Law Amendment (2004) Act May 20, 2004
RA191Municipal Law Amendment (2005) Act (amended) May 19, 2005
N
1st175Needle Safety Act April 27, 2005
RA239Northern Yacht Club (amended) December 8, 2005
RA71Nova Scotia Drama League - An Act to Incorporate (amended) October 18, 2004
RA56Nova Scotia Fish and Game Protective Association and County or District Fish and Game Associations (amended) May 20, 2004
1st157Nova Scotia Power Privatization Act (amended) April 20, 2005
1st223Nova Scotia Power Rate Application Act, 2005 October 13, 2005
O
2nd181Occupational Health and Safety Act (amended) May 19, 2005
RA275Off-highway Vehicles Act (amended) December 8, 2005
1st273Off-highway Vehicles Act (amended) October 27, 2005
1st269Off-highway Vehicles Act (amended) October 25, 2005
RA74Oil Refineries and L.N.G. Plants Municipal Taxation Act May 20, 2004
RA232Optometry Act December 8, 2005
1st176Order of Nova Scotia Act (amended) April 27, 2005
P
RA158Paramedics Act May 19, 2005
2nd129Pension Benefits Act (amended) October 12, 2004
RA79Petroleum Products Pricing Act May 19, 2005
RA127Pictou Regional Development Commission Act (amended) October 18, 2004
RA131Police Act October 18, 2004
RA268Pre-primary Education Act December 8, 2005
RA107Prescription Monitoring Act October 18, 2004
RA270Professional Planners Act December 8, 2005
RA110Protection for Persons in Care Act October 18, 2004
1st88Protection from Quarries Act September 23, 2004
1st118Protection from Strip Mines Act October 1, 2004
1st25Protection of Public Participation Act October 23, 2003
RA51Provincial Acadian Day Act: Loi sur la Fête provinciale des Acadiens et des Acadiennes May 20, 2004
RA207Provincial Finance Act (amended) May 19, 2005
1st184Provincial Finance Act (amended) May 3, 2005
1st154Provincial Finance Act (amended) April 19, 2005
1st281Provincial Fish Act December 8, 2005
1st4Public Automobile Insurance Act September 26, 2003
1st264Public Highways Act (amended) October 24, 2005
RA260Public Safety - An Act to Protect November 23, 2005
RA251Public Service Act (amended) December 8, 2005
RA153Public Service Act (amended) May 19, 2005
RA101Public Service Act (amended) October 18, 2004
RA46Public Service Act (amended) May 20, 2004
1st45Public Service Act (amended) April 15, 2004
RA6Public Service Superannuation Act (amended) October 30, 2003
1st259Public Utilities Act (amended) October 21, 2005
1st227Public Utilities Act (amended) October 13, 2005
1st182Public Utilities Act (amended) May 2, 2005
RA162Public Utilities Act (amended) May 19, 2005
1st105Public Utilities Act (amended) September 27, 2004
R
1st155Railways Act (amended) April 20, 2005
RA103Regulations Act (amended) October 18, 2004
1st22Remembrance Day Act (amended) October 20, 2003
1st42Residential Tenancies Act (amended) October 30, 2003
RA2Retail Business Uniform Closing Day Act (amended) and Labour Standards Code (amended) October 30, 2003
1st196Right to Read Act May 6, 2005
1st52Road Improvements Act April 19, 2004
1st172Rocky Lake Commons Ice Rinks Act April 26, 2005
S
1st277Safer Communities and Neighbourhoods Act November 3, 2005
1st263Safer Communities and Neighbourhoods Act October 24, 2005
RA54Saint Peter's Evangelical Lutheran Church, of Chester, Lunenburg County (amended) May 20, 2004
RA205Securities Act (amended) May 19, 2005
RA168Securities Act (amended) May 19, 2005
RA179Self-managed Support-care Act May 19, 2005
1st112Senatorial Selection Act October 1, 2004
RA236Small Claims Court Act (amended) December 8, 2005
RA225Smoke-free Places Act (amended) December 8, 2005
RA228Social Workers Act (amended) December 8, 2005
RA161Special Places Protection Act (amended) May 19, 2005
1st272Student Aid Act (amended) October 27, 2005
1st185Student Fitness Act May 3, 2005
1st13Sydney Casino Profits Distribution Act October 6, 2003
1st44Sydney Steel Corporation Sale Act October 30, 2003
T
RA61Theatres and Amusements Act (amended) May 20, 2004
RA250Theft of Gasoline and Diesel Oil - An Act to Further Discourage December 8, 2005
RA222Tobacco Damages and Health-care Costs Recovery Act December 8, 2005
1st21Trade Union Act (amended) October 16, 2003
1st220Trade Union Act (amended) May 19, 2005
RA219Trade Union Act (amended) December 8, 2005
RA138Trade Union Act (amended) October 18, 2004
1st91Trade Union Act (amended) September 23, 2004
RA255Train Station Inn Cabooses Act (amended) December 8, 2005
U
RA159Université Sainte-Anne: Collège de l'Acadie Act l'Université Sainte-Anne -- Collège de l'Acadie May 19, 2005
RA160University College of Cape Breton Act (amended) May 19, 2005
2nd97University College of Cape Breton Act (amended) October 14, 2004
1st75University Governance Act May 10, 2004
1st253Unsafe Products Act October 20, 2005
1st34User-fees Disclosure Act October 28, 2003
V
1st149Video Lottery Terminals Moratorium Act (amended) April 18, 2005
RA99Vital Statistics Act (amended) October 18, 2004
RA8Volunteer Protection Act (amended) October 30, 2003
1st261Volunteer Services Act (amended) October 21, 2005
W
1st151Water Royalty Act April 18, 2005
1st32Whistleblowers Act October 27, 2003
1st133Wilderness Areas Protection Act (amended) October 8, 2004
1st201Wildlife Act (amended) May 11, 2005
1st183Wildlife Act (amended) May 3, 2005
1st77Wildlife Act and Animal Cruelty Prevention Act (amended) May 11, 2004
1st280Workers' Compensation Act (amended) December 8, 2005
1st265Workers' Compensation Act (amended) October 24, 2005
RA208Workers' Compensation Act (amended) May 19, 2005
1st171Workers' Compensation Act (amended) April 26, 2005
1st156Workers' Compensation Act (amended) April 20, 2005
2nd20Workers' Compensation Act (amended) October 24, 2003
Y
RA134Yarmouth Marketing and Promotions Levy Act May 19, 2005
RA17Youth Secretariat Act (amended) May 20, 2004