The Nova Scotia Legislature

The House will resume on:
October 13, 2016

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

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.

Assembly 62, Session 2

House Opened: September 25, 2014
House Adjourned: November 20, 2014
House Resumed: March 26, 2015
House Adjourned: May 11, 2015
House Resumed: November 12, 2015
House Adjourned: December 18, 2015
House Resumed: April 14, 2016
House Adjourned: May 20, 2016

Status No. Title Date
  A
1st 184 Affordable Housing Act May 13, 2016
RA 10 An Act Respecting the Appointment of Statutory Officers at Service Nova Scotia November 20, 2014
RA 137 An Act Respecting the Repeal of Presbyterian Church Legislation December 18, 2015
1st 23 An Act to Amend the Pension Benefits Regulations to Relieve Financial Hardship October 8, 2014
1st 142 An Act to Ensure Economic Growth in Nova Scotia December 1, 2015
RA 49 An Act to Improve Economic Development in Nova Scotia November 20, 2014
RA 61 An Act to Incorporate the Trustees of the Onslow Cemetery Company (amended) November 20, 2014
1st 155 An Act to Provide Clarity for On-shore Petroleum Resource Development April 19, 2016
1st 21 An Act to Provide for Affordable Hearing Aids for Seniors October 7, 2014
RA 106 An Act to Wind Up the Colchester Regional Development Agency May 11, 2015
RA 26 Animal Protection Act (amended) November 20, 2014
RA 144 Antiochian Maronite Catholic Church—Our Lady of Lebanon— Corporation Act (amended) December 18, 2015
RA 58 Apprenticeship and Trades Qualifications Act (amended) November 20, 2014
RA 107 Appropriations Act (2015) May 11, 2015
RA 181 Appropriations Act, 2016 May 20, 2016
RA 171 Art Gallery of Nova Scotia Act (amended) May 20, 2016
RA 87 Audiologists and Speech-Language Pathologists Act * May 11, 2015
  B
1st 36 Balanced Budget Act October 14, 2014
1st 180 Basic Income Program Feasibility Study Act May 6, 2016
RA 45 Black Cultural Society Act (amended) November 20, 2014
RA 160 Blueberry Associations Act (repealed) May 20, 2016
RA 89 Boat Harbour Act May 11, 2015
RA 15 Builders' Lien Act (amended) November 20, 2014
1st 28 Building Our New Economy Act October 9, 2014
1st 20 Buy Nova Scotia First Act October 7, 2014
  C
RA 135 Canada-Nova Scotia Offshore Petroleum Resources Accord Implementation (Nova Scotia) Act (amended) December 18, 2015
RA 18 Canada-Nova Scotia Offshore Petroleum Resources Accord Implementation (Nova Scotia) Act (Amended) November 20, 2014
2nd 153 Canadian Coast Guard Auxiliary Appreciation Act May 20, 2016
1st 186 Cayley's Law May 17, 2016
RA 82 Change of Name Act (amended) and Vital Statistics Act (amended) May 11, 2015
RA 98 Chartered Professional Accountants Act May 11, 2015
RA 138 Chartered Professional Accountants Act December 18, 2015
1st 13 Children and Family Services Act (amended) October 2, 2014
RA 112 Children and Family Services Act (amended) * December 18, 2015
RA 79 Civil Service Act (amended) May 11, 2015
RA 24 Civil Service Act (amended) * November 20, 2014
1st 2 Clean Air Act September 29, 2014
RA 130 Community of Sackville Landfill Compensation Act (amended) December 18, 2015
1st 77 Conflict of Interest Act (amended) April 2, 2015
RA 52 Consumer Protection Act (amended) and Safer Communities and Neighbourhoods Act (amended) November 20, 2014
1st 99 Continuing-care Accountability Act April 22, 2015
RA 12 Correctional Services Act (amended) November 20, 2014
  D
RA 88 Dental Act (amended) May 11, 2015
1st 19 Dental Health Care for All Nova Scotian Children October 7, 2014
1st 163 Dignity for Victims of Sexual Violence Act April 25, 2016
RA 120 Discontinuance of The Pictou County Farmers' Mutual Fire Insurance Company Act November 30, 2015
  E
1st 32 Economic Growth Goals Act October 14, 2014
RA 105 Education Act (amended) May 11, 2015
1st 48 Education Fund Protection Act October 21, 2014
RA 162 Elections Act (amended) May 20, 2016
RA 83 Elections Act (amended) * May 11, 2015
1st 57 Elections Act (amended) October 24, 2014
RA 141 Electricity Plan Implementation (2015) Act * December 18, 2015
RA 9 Embalmers and Funeral Directors Act (amended) November 20, 2014
1st 151 Employment Support and Income Assistance Act (amended) April 15, 2016
1st 42 Employment Support and Income Assistance Act (amended) October 16, 2014
1st 178 Environmental Bill of Rights May 5, 2016
1st 111 Environmental Racism Prevention Act April 29, 2015
  F
1st 72 Fair Drug Pricing Act (amended) March 27, 2015
1st 167 Fair Drug Pricing Act (amended) April 26, 2016
1st 121 Fighting Hunger with Local Food Act November 13, 2015
1st 132 Financial Accountability Officer Act November 24, 2015
RA 108 Financial Measures (2015) Act May 11, 2015
RA 174 Financial Measures (2016) Act May 20, 2016
RA 95 Fisheries and Coastal Resources Act (amended) May 11, 2015
RA 91 Fisheries and Coastal Resources Act (amended) May 11, 2015
1st 27 Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act (amended) October 9, 2014
1st 73 Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act (amended) March 31, 2015
  G
RA 14 Gas Distribution Act (amended) November 20, 2014
RA 157 Government Records Act (amended) May 20, 2016
RA 5 Government Restructuring (2014) Act * November 20, 2014
  H
RA 50 Halifax Regional Municipality Charter (amended) November 20, 2014
RA 59 Halifax Regional Municipality Charter (amended) November 20, 2014
RA 154 Halifax Regional Municipality Charter (amended) May 20, 2016
RA 76 Halifax Regional Municipality Charter (amended) May 11, 2015
RA 69 Health Authorities Act (amended) April 1, 2015
1st 169 Health Authorities Act (amended) April 27, 2016
RA 1 Health Authorities Act * October 3, 2014
1st 175 Healthier Schools Act May 3, 2016
1st 54 Healthy Living Tax Credit for Adults Act October 23, 2014
1st 55 Helping Seniors Stay at Home Act October 23, 2014
RA 118 Heritage Property Act (amended) * December 18, 2015
RA 80 House of Assembly Act (amended) May 11, 2015
RA 187 House of Assembly Act (amended) May 20, 2016
RA 66 House of Assembly Act and House of Assembly Management Commission Act and Members' Retiring Allowances Act (amended) November 20, 2014
RA 25 Housing Act (amended) and Housing Nova Scotia Act (amended) November 20, 2014
2nd 70 HPV Vaccine Act March 26, 2015
  I
1st 86 Income Tax Act (amended) April 14, 2015
1st 170 Income Tax Act (amended) April 29, 2016
1st 146 Insurance Act (amended) December 8, 2015
RA 122 Interjurisdictional Support Orders Act (amended) December 18, 2015
  L
RA 127 Labour Standards Code (amended) December 18, 2015
RA 128 Labour Standards Code (amended) December 18, 2015
RA 168 Labour Standards Code (amended) May 20, 2016
1st 182 Labour Standards Code (amended) May 10, 2016
1st 183 Labour Standards Code (amended) May 12, 2016
1st 68 Limitation of Actions Act (amended) November 18, 2014
RA 71 Limitation of Actions Act (amended) May 11, 2015
RA 64 Limitation of Actions Act * November 20, 2014
RA 134 Liquor Control Act (amended) * December 18, 2015
1st 34 Living within Our Means Act October 14, 2014
1st 41 Lyme Disease Strategy Act October 16, 2014
  M
RA 131 Maintenance and Custody Act (amended) * December 18, 2015
RA 110 Marine Renewable-energy Act * December 18, 2015
RA 22 Maritime Provinces Harness Racing Commission Act (amended) November 20, 2014
1st 173 Maximizing Economic Opportunities from the Paris Agreement Act May 2, 2016
1st 119 Mental Health System Public Inquiry (2015) Act November 13, 2015
RA 104 Milford Haven Fire Protection Commissioners Act May 11, 2015
RA 149 Mineral Resources Act May 20, 2016
1st 8 Motor Carrier Act (amended) October 1, 2014
1st 159 Motor Vehicle Act (amended) April 21, 2016
RA 136 Motor Vehicle Act (amended) December 18, 2015
RA 51 Motor Vehicle Act (amended) * November 20, 2014
RA 133 Motor Vehicle Act (amended) * December 18, 2015
RA 139 Municipal Elections Act (amended) * December 18, 2015
RA 103 Municipal Government Act (amended) May 11, 2015
RA 152 Municipal Government Act (amended) and Halifax Regional Municipality Charter (amended) May 20, 2016
RA 177 Municipal Government Act (amended) and Halifax Regional Municipality Charter (amended) * May 20, 2016
1st 185 Municipal Government Act (amended) and Halifax Regional Municipality Charter (amended) May 13, 2016
RA 75 Municipal Government Act (amended) and
Halifax Regional Municipality Charter (amended) *
May 11, 2015
1st 92 Municipal Restructuring Act April 20, 2015
  N
1st 39 New Graduates and Apprentices Retention Act October 15, 2014
1st 35 Next Generation Act October 14, 2014
RA 113 Nova Scotia Provincial Exhibition Commission Act May 11, 2015
  O
1st 40 Oak Island Treasure Act (amended) and Special Places Protection Act (amended) October 16, 2014
RA 165 Occupational Health and Safety Act (amended) * May 20, 2016
1st 147 Osteopaths Act December 9, 2015
RA 176 Otter Lake Landfill Act * May 20, 2016
  P
RA 123 Paramedics Act December 18, 2015
1st 63 Pension Benefits Act (amended) October 28, 2014
RA 6 Petroleum Resources Act (amended) November 20, 2014
RA 17 Police Act (amended) November 20, 2014
RA 16 Police Act (amended) November 20, 2014
RA 126 Pooled Registered Pension Plans Act (amended) December 18, 2015
RA 38 Pooled Registered Pension Plans Act * November 20, 2014
1st 179 Pregnancy and Infant Loss Awareness Act May 5, 2016
RA 101 Private Career Colleges Regulation Act (amended) May 11, 2015
1st 74 Protection of Patient Safety Act March 31, 2015
1st 37 Protection of Property Act (amended) October 15, 2014
1st 172 Psychologist Services Tax Credit Act May 2, 2016
RA 140 Public Accountants Act (amended) December 18, 2015
RA 156 Public Archives Act (amended) May 20, 2016
1st 46 Public Consultation on the Canada Pension Plan Act October 20, 2014
RA 117 Public Inquiries Act (amended) December 18, 2015
WH 78 Public Interest Disclosure of Wrongdoing Act (amended) November 19, 2015
RA 148 Public Services Sustainability (2015) Act * December 18, 2015
1st 81 Public Utilities Act (amended) April 7, 2015
  Q
RA 97 Quality-improvement Information Protection Act May 11, 2015
  R
RA 65 Railways Act November 20, 2014
1st 3 Red Tape Reduction Act September 29, 2014
RA 143 Regulatory Accountability and Reporting Act * December 18, 2015
1st 94 Retail Business Uniform Closing Day Act (amended) April 21, 2015
1st 96 Revenue Act (amended) April 21, 2015
  S
1st 114 Safer Universities and Colleges Act May 5, 2015
1st 166 Sales Tax Act (amended) April 26, 2016
1st 47 School Supplies Tax Credit Act October 21, 2014
RA 158 Securites Act (amended) * May 20, 2016
RA 129 Securities Act (amended) December 18, 2015
RA 161 Service Dog Act May 20, 2016
1st 116 Service Dogs Act May 8, 2015
1st 164 Sexual Violence Action Plan Act April 25, 2016
RA 62 Shared Services Act November 20, 2014
RA 60 Smoke-free Places Act (amended) and Tobacco Access Act (amended) * November 20, 2014
1st 85 Social Assistance Act (amended) April 10, 2015
RA 124 Social Workers Act (amended) December 18, 2015
1st 150 Sound Recording Tax Credit Act April 14, 2016
RA 84 Statute Law Repeal (2015) May 11, 2015
1st 56 Strengthening and Preservation of Community Buildings Act October 23, 2014
1st 145 Supporting People with Disabilities Act December 3, 2015
  T
1st 4 Tax-free Zone for Small Business Act (amended) September 29, 2014
1st 67 Tobacco Access Act November 7, 2014
RA 90 Tobacco Access Act (amended) May 11, 2015
RA 109 Tourism Nova Scotia Act May 11, 2015
1st 115 Transparency in Expenses Act May 5, 2015
1st 93 Transparency in Ministers' Expenses Act April 21, 2015
  U
RA 100 Universities Accountability and Sustainability Act * May 11, 2015
RA 102 University Pension Plan Transfer Act May 11, 2015
  V
1st 7 Veteran Firefighter Licence Plate Act October 1, 2014
1st 53 Veterans Appreciation Act October 23, 2014
RA 44 Victoria Hall Continuation Act November 20, 2014
1st 43 Voluntary Blood Donations Act October 16, 2014
  W
1st 33 Wills Act (amended) October 14, 2014
1st 11 Workers' Compensation Act (amended) October 1, 2014
1st 29 Workers' Compensation Act (amended) October 9, 2014
1st 30 Workers' Compensation Act (amended) October 10, 2014
1st 31 Workers' Compensation Act (amended) October 10, 2014
  Z
RA 125 Zion United Baptist Church of Yarmouth Dissolution Act December 18, 2015