2014-16 Bills

2nd Session of 62nd Assembly

alphabetical list

[numerical list]

NOTE - These links are to the bills as introduced, without any amendments that may have been made by the House of Assembly. To access a bill as passed (with all amendments included), click on "Third Reading" in the introduced bill or go to Statutes by session or sitting.

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  • Blueberry Associations Act (repealed) (Bill No. 160)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


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