2014-16 Bills

2nd Session of 62nd Assembly

numerical list

[alphabetical 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.

Bills Introduced Fall Sitting 2014 -- Bills 1 to 68
Bills Introduced Spring Sitting 2015 -- Bills 69 to 117
Bills Introduced Fall Sitting 2015 -- Bills 118 to 148
Bills Introduced Spring Sitting 2016 -- Bills 149 to 187

Bills Introduced Fall Sitting 2014

  • pro forma bill - Oaths of Office, An Act Respecting -- GOVERNMENT BILL
  • Bill No. 1 - Health Authorities Act -- GOVERNMENT BILL
  • Bill No. 2 - Clean Air Act -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 3 - Red Tape Reduction Act -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 4 - Tax-free Zone for Small Business Act -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 5 - Government Restructuring (2014) Act -- GOVERNMENT BILL
  • Bill No. 6 - Petroleum Resources Act (amended) -- GOVERNMENT BILL
  • Bill No. 7 - Veteran Firefighter Licence Plate Act -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 8 - Motor Carrier Act (amended) -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 9 - Embalmers and Funeral Directors Act (amended) -- GOVERNMENT BILL
  • Bill No. 10 - Statutory Officers at Service Nova Scotia, An Act Respecting the Appointment of -- GOVERNMENT BILL
  • Bill No. 11 - Workers' Compensation for Emergency Responders with Post-traumatic Stress Disorder Act -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 12 - Correctional Services Act (amended) -- GOVERNMENT BILL
  • Bill No. 13 - Children and Family Services Act (amended) -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 14 - Gas Distribution Act (amended) -- GOVERNMENT BILL
  • Bill No. 15 - Builders' Lien Act (amended) -- GOVERNMENT BILL
  • Bill No. 16 - Police Act (amended) -- GOVERNMENT BILL
  • Bill No. 17 - Police Act (amended) -- GOVERNMENT BILL
  • Bill No. 18 - Canada-Nova Scotia Offshore Petroleum Resources Accord Implementation (Nova Scotia) Act (amended) -- GOVERNMENT BILL
  • Bill No. 19 - Dental Health Care for All Nova Scotian Children, An Act to Provide -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 20 - Buy Nova Scotia First Act -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 21 - Affordable Hearing Aids for Seniors Act -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 22 - Maritime Provinces Harness Racing Commission Act (amended) -- GOVERNMENT BILL
  • Bill No. 23 - Pension Benefits Regulations to Relieve Financial Hardship, An Act to Amend the -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 24 - Civil Service Act (amended) -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 25 - Housing Act (amended) and Housing Nova Scotia Act (amended) -- GOVERNMENT BILL
  • Bill No. 26 - Animal Protection Act (amended) -- GOVERNMENT BILL
  • Bill No. 27 - Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act (amended) -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 28 - Building Our New Economy Act -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 29 - Workers' Compensation Act (amended) -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 30 - Workers' Compensation Act (amended) -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 31 - Workers' Compensation Act (amended) -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 32 - Economic Growth Goals Act -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 33 - Wills Act (amended) -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 34 - Living within Our Means Act -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 35 - Next Generation Act -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 36 - Balanced Budget Act -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 37 - Protection of Property Act (amended) -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 38 - Pooled Registered Pension Plans Act -- GOVERNMENT BILL
  • Bill No. 39 - New Graduates and Apprentices Retention Act -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 40 - Oak Island Treasure Act (amended) and Special Places Protection Act (amended) -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 41 - Lyme Disease Strategy Act -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 42 - Employment Support and Income Assistance Act (amended) -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 43 - Voluntary Blood Donations Act -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 44 - Victoria Hall Continuation Act -- PRIVATE BILL
  • Bill No. 45 - Black Cultural Society Act (amended) -- PRIVATE BILL
  • Bill No. 46 - Public Consultation on the Canada Pension Plan Act -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 47 - School Supplies Tax Credit Act -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 48 - Education Fund Protection Act -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 49 - Economic Development in Nova Scotia, An Act to Improve -- GOVERNMENT BILL
  • Bill No. 50 - Halifax Regional Municipality Charter (amended) -- GOVERNMENT BILL
  • Bill No. 51 - Motor Vehicle Act (amended) -- GOVERNMENT BILL
  • Bill No. 52 - Consumer Protection Act (amended) and Safer Communities and Neighbourhoods Act (amended) -- GOVERNMENT BILL
  • Bill No. 53 - Veterans Appreciation Act -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 54 - Healthy Living Tax Credit for Adults Act -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 55 - Helping Seniors Stay at Home Act -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 56 - Strengthening and Preservation of Community Buildings Act -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 57 - Elections Act (amended) -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 58 - Apprenticeship and Trades Qualifications Act (amended) -- GOVERNMENT BILL
  • Bill No. 59 - Halifax Regional Municipality Charter (amended) -- GOVERNMENT BILL
  • Bill No. 60 - Smoke-free Places Act (amended) and Tobacco Access Act (amended) -- GOVERNMENT BILL -- (Bill No. 60 with changes by Law Amendments Committee and corrections)
  • Bill No. 61 - Onslow Cemetery Company, An Act to Incorporate the Trustees of the (amended) -- PRIVATE BILL
  • Bill No. 62 - Shared Services Act -- GOVERNMENT BILL
  • Bill No. 63 - Pension Benefits Act (amended) -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 64 - Limitation of Actions Act -- GOVERNMENT BILL
  • Bill No. 65 - Railways Act (amended) -- GOVERNMENT BILL
  • Bill No. 66 - House of Assembly Act and House of Assembly Management Commission Act and Members' Retiring Allowances Act (amended) -- GOVERNMENT BILL
  • Bill No. 67 - Tobacco Access Act (amended) -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 68 - Limitation of Actions Act (amended) -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL

    Bills Introduced Spring Sitting 2015

  • Bill No. 69 - Health Authorities Act (amended) -- GOVERNMENT BILL
  • Bill No. 70 - HPV Vaccine Act -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 71 - Limitation of Actions Act (amended) -- GOVERNMENT BILL
  • Bill No. 72 - Fair Drug Pricing Act (amended) -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 73 - Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act (amended) -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 74 - Protection of Patient Safety Act -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 75 - Municipal Government Act (amended) and Halifax Regional Municipality Charter (amended) -- GOVERNMENT BILL
  • Bill No. 76 - Halifax Regional Municipality Charter (amended) -- GOVERNMENT BILL
  • Bill No. 77 - Conflict of Interest Act (amended) -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 78 - Public Interest Disclosure of Wrongdoing Act (amended) -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 79 - Civil Service Act (amended) -- GOVERNMENT BILL
  • Bill No. 80 - House of Assembly Act (amended) -- GOVERNMENT BILL
  • Bill No. 81 - Public Utilities Act (amended) -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 82 - Change of Name Act (amended) and Vital Statistics Act (amended) -- GOVERNMENT BILL
  • Bill No. 83 - Elections Act (amended) -- GOVERNMENT BILL
  • Bill No. 84 - Statute Law Repeal (2015) -- GOVERNMENT BILL
  • Bill No. 85 - Social Assistance Act (amended) -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 86 - Income Tax Act (amended) -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 87 - Audiologists and Speech-Language Pathologists Act -- GOVERNMENT BILL
  • Bill No. 88 - Dental Act (amended) -- GOVERNMENT BILL
  • Bill No. 89 - Boat Harbour Act -- GOVERNMENT BILL
  • Bill No. 90 - Tobacco Access Act (amended) -- GOVERNMENT BILL
  • Bill No. 91 - Fisheries and Coastal Resources Act (amended) -- GOVERNMENT BILL
  • Bill No. 92 - Municipal Restructuring Act -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 93 - Transparency in Ministers' Expenses Act -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 94 - Retail Business Uniform Closing Day Act (amended) -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 95 - Fisheries and Coastal Resources Act (amended) -- GOVERNMENT BILL
  • Bill No. 96 - Revenue Act (amended) -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 97 - Quality-improvement Information Protection Act -- GOVERNMENT BILL
  • Bill No. 98 - Chartered Professional Accountants Act -- GOVERNMENT BILL
  • Bill No. 99 - Continuing-care Accountability Act -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 100 - Universities Accountability and Sustainability Act -- GOVERNMENT BILL
  • Bill No. 101 - Private Career Colleges Regulation Act (amended) -- GOVERNMENT BILL
  • Bill No. 102 - University Pension Plan Transfer Act -- GOVERNMENT BILL
  • Bill No. 103 - Municipal Government Act (amended) -- GOVERNMENT BILL
  • Bill No. 104 - Milford Haven Fire Protection Commissioners Act -- LOCAL BILL
  • Bill No. 105 - Education Act (amended) -- GOVERNMENT BILL
  • Bill No. 106 - Colchester Regional Development Agency, An Act to Wind Up the -- LOCAL BILL
  • Bill No. 107 - Appropriations Act, 2015 -- GOVERNMENT BILL
  • Bill No. 108 - Financial Measures (2015) Act -- GOVERNMENT BILL
  • Bill No. 109 - Tourism Nova Scotia Act -- GOVERNMENT BILL
  • Bill No. 110 - Marine Renewable-energy Act -- GOVERNMENT BILL
  • Bill No. 111 - Environmental Racism Prevention Act -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 112 - Children and Family Services Act (amended) -- GOVERNMENT BILL
  • Bill No. 113 - Nova Scotia Provincial Exhibition Commission Act -- GOVERNMENT BILL
  • Bill No. 114 - Safer Universities and Colleges Act -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 115 - Transparency in Expenses Act -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 116 - Service Dogs Act -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 117 - Public Inquiries Act (amended) -- GOVERNMENT BILL

    Bills Introduced Fall Sitting 2015

  • Bill No. 118 - Heritage Property Act (amended) -- GOVERNMENT BILL
  • Bill No. 119 - Mental Health System Public Inquiry (2015) Act -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 120 - Discontinuance of The Pictou County Farmers' Mutual Fire Insurance Company Act -- PRIVATE BILL
  • Bill No. 121 - Fighting Hunger with Local Food Act -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 122 - Interjurisdictional Support Orders Act (amended) -- GOVERNMENT BILL
  • Bill No. 123 - Paramedics Act -- GOVERNMENT BILL
  • Bill No. 124 - Social Workers Act (amended) -- GOVERNMENT BILL
  • Bill No. 125 - Zion United Baptist Church of Yarmouth Dissolution Act -- PRIVATE BILL
  • Bill No. 126 - Pooled Registered Pension Plans Act (amended) -- GOVERNMENT BILL
  • Bill No. 127 - Labour Standards Code (amended) -- GOVERNMENT BILL
  • Bill No. 128 - Labour Standards Code (amended) -- GOVERNMENT BILL
  • Bill No. 129 - Securities Act (amended) -- GOVERNMENT BILL
  • Bill No. 130 - Community of Sackville Landfill Compensation Act (amended) -- GOVERNMENT BILL
  • Bill No. 131 - Maintenance and Custody Act (amended) -- GOVERNMENT BILL
  • Bill No. 132 - Financial Accountability Officer Act -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 133 - Motor Vehicle Act (amended) -- GOVERNMENT BILL
  • Bill No. 134 - Liquor Control Act (amended) -- GOVERNMENT BILL
  • Bill No. 135 - Canada-Nova Scotia Offshore Petroleum Resources Accord Implementation (Nova Scotia) Act (amended) -- GOVERNMENT BILL
  • Bill No. 136 - Motor Vehicle Act (amended) -- GOVERNMENT BILL
  • Bill No. 137 - Presbyterian Church Legislation, An Act Respecting the Repeal of -- PRIVATE BILL
  • Bill No. 138 - Chartered Professional Accountants Act -- GOVERNMENT BILL
  • Bill No. 139 - Municipal Elections Act (amended) -- GOVERNMENT BILL
  • Bill No. 140 - Public Accountants Act (amended) -- GOVERNMENT BILL
  • Bill No. 141 - Electricity Plan Implementation (2015) Act -- GOVERNMENT BILL
  • Bill No. 142 - Economic Growth in Nova Scotia, An Act to Ensure -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 143 - Regulatory Accountability and Reporting Act -- GOVERNMENT BILL
  • Bill No. 144 - Antiochian Maronite Catholic Church—Our Lady of Lebanon—Corporation Act (amended) -- PRIVATE BILL
  • Bill No. 145 - Supporting People with Disabilities Act -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 146 - Insurance Act (amended) -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 147 - Osteopaths Act -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 148 - Public Services Sustainability (2015) Act -- GOVERNMENT BILL

    Bills Introduced Spring Sitting 2016

  • Bill No. 149 - Mineral Resources Act -- GOVERNMENT BILL
  • Bill No. 150 - Sound Recording Tax Credit Act -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 151 - Employment Support and Income Assistance Act (amended) -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 152 - Municipal Government Act (amended) and Halifax Regional Municipality Charter (amended) -- GOVERNMENT BILL
  • Bill No. 153 - Canadian Coast Guard Auxiliary Appreciation Act -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 154 - Halifax Regional Municipality Charter (amended) -- GOVERNMENT BILL
  • Bill No. 155 - On-shore Petroleum Resource Development, An Act to Provide Clarity for -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 156 - Public Archives Act (amended) -- GOVERNMENT BILL
  • Bill No. 157 - Government Records Act (amended) -- GOVERNMENT BILL
  • Bill No. 158 - Securites Act (amended) -- GOVERNMENT BILL
  • Bill No. 159 - Motor Vehicle Act (amended) -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 160 - Blueberry Associations Act (repealed) -- GOVERNMENT BILL
  • Bill No. 161 - Service Dog Act -- GOVERNMENT BILL
  • Bill No. 162 - Elections Act (amended) -- GOVERNMENT BILL
  • Bill No. 163 - Victims' Rights and Services Act (amended) -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 164 - Sexual Violence Action Plan Act -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 165 - Occupational Health and Safety Act (amended) -- GOVERNMENT BILL
  • Bill No. 166 - Sales Tax Act (amended) -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 167 - Fair Drug Pricing Act (amended) -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 168 - Labour Standards Code (amended) -- GOVERNMENT BILL
  • Bill No. 169 - Health Authorities Act (amended) -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 170 - Income Tax Act (amended) -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 171 - Art Gallery of Nova Scotia Act (amended) -- GOVERNMENT BILL
  • Bill No. 172 - Psychologist Services Tax Credit Act -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 173 - Maximizing Economic Opportunities from the Paris Agreement Act -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 174 - Financial Measures (2016) Act -- GOVERNMENT BILL
  • Bill No. 175 - Healthier Schools Act -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 176 - Otter Lake Landfill Act -- LOCAL BILL
  • Bill No. 177 - Municipal Government Act (amended) and Halifax Regional Municipality Charter (amended) -- GOVERNMENT BILL
  • Bill No. 178 - Environment Bill of Rights -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 179 - Pregnancy and Infant Loss Awareness Act -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 180 - Basic Income Program Feasibility Study Act -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 181 - Appropriations Act, 2016 -- GOVERNMENT BILL
  • Bill No. 182 - Labour Standards Code (amended) -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 183 - Labour Standards Code (amended) -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 184 - Affordable Housing Act -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 185 - Municipal Government Act (amended) and Halifax Regional Municipality Charter (amended) -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 186 - Youth Secretariat Act (amended) -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 187 - House of Assembly Act (amended) -- GOVERNMENT BILL


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