2016-17 Bills

3rd 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 2016 -- Bills 1 to 74
Bills Introduced Winter Sitting 2017 -- Bills 75 to 78
Bills Introduced Spring Sitting 2017 -- Bills 79 to 90

Bills Introduced Fall Sitting 2016

  • pro forma bill - Oaths of Office, An Act Respecting -- GOVERNMENT BILL
  • Bill No. 1 - Tax-free Zone for Small Business Act -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 2 - Basic Income Program Feasibility Study Act -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 3 - Education Fund Protection Act -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 4 - Workers' Compensation for Emergency Responders with Post-traumatic Stress Disorder Act -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 5 - Economic Growth in Nova Scotia, An Act to Ensure -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 6 - Environmental Racism Prevention Act -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 7 - Environmental Bill of Rights -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 8 - Public Utilities Act (amended) -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 9 - Municipal Government Act (amended) and Halifax Regional Municipality Charter (amended) -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 10 - School Supplies Tax Credit Act -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 11 - Wills Act (amended) -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 12 - Voluntary Blood Donations Act -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 13 - Employment Support and Income Assistance Act (amended) -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 14 - Affordable Housing Act -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 15 - Sales Tax Act (amended) -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 16 - Fair Drug Pricing Act (amended) -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 17 - Dental Health Care for All Nova Scotian Children, An Act to Provide -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 18 - Labour Standards Code (amended) -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 19 - Affordable Hearing Aids for Seniors Act -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 20 - Labour Standards Code (amended) -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 21 - Health Authorities Act (amended) -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 22 - Halifax Regional Water Commission Act (amended) -- GOVERNMENT BILL
  • Bill No. 23 - Healthier Schools Act -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 24 - Human Rights Act (amended) -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 25 - Citizen Ballot Initiative Act -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 26 - Respectful Workplace Week Act -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 27 - Psychologist Services Tax Credit Act -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 28 - Strengthening and Preservation of Community Buildings Act -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 29 - Pregnancy and Infant Loss Awareness Act -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 30 - Cayley's Law -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 31 - Lyme Disease Strategy Act -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 32 - Helping Seniors Stay at Home Act -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 33 - Fences and Detention of Stray Livestock Act (amended) and Fences and Impounding of Animals Act (repealed) -- GOVERNMENT BILL
  • Bill No. 34 - Homes for Special Care Act (amended) -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 35 - Gender-Neutral Identification, An Act Respecting -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 36 - Gaming Control Act (amended) -- GOVERNMENT BILL
  • Bill No. 37 - Canadian Coast Guard Auxiliary Appreciation Act -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 38 - Clean Air Act -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 39 - Elections Act (amended) -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 40 - Truth and Reconciliation Commitment Act -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 41 - Residential Tenancies Act (amended) -- GOVERNMENT BILL
  • Bill No. 42 - Hearing Aids for Low-income Seniors Act -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 43 - Municipal Restructuring (2016) Act -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 44 - Maintenance Enforcement Act (amended) -- GOVERNMENT BILL
  • Bill No. 45 - Municipal Government Act (amended) -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 46 - Community Colleges Act (amended) -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 47 - Halifax Rifles Armoury Association (repealed) -- PRIVATE BILL
  • Bill No. 48 - Municipal Government Act (amended) -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 49 - Employment Support and Income Assistance Act (amended) -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 50 - Safer Universities and Colleges Act -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 51 - Cape Breton Regional Municipality Viability Study Act -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 52 - Halifax Regional Municipality Charter (amended) -- GOVERNMENT BILL
  • Bill No. 53 - Mental Health System Public Inquiry (2016) Act -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 54 - Environment Act (amended) -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 55 - Municipal and Other Authorities Pension Plan Transfer Act -- GOVERNMENT BILL
  • Bill No. 56 - Sexual Violence Action Plan Act -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 57 - Dignity for Victims of Sexual Violence Act -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 58 - Mental Health Court Expansion Act -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 59 - Accessibility Act -- GOVERNMENT BILL
            accessible version
            Law Amendments Committee November 7, 2016 transcript PDF or MS WORD
            Law Amendments Committee March 2, 2016 transcript PDF or MS WORD
            Law Amendments Committee March 2, 2016 (evening) transcript PDF or MS WORD
            Law Amendments Committee March 3, 2016 transcript PDF or MS WORD
            reprinted as recommended by Law Amendments Committee PDF
            reprinted as recommended by Law Amendments Committee PDF BLACK
            reprinted as recommended by Law Amendments Committee PDF ARIAL FONT
  • Bill No. 60 - Public Interest Disclosure of Wrongdoing Act (amended) -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 61 - Construction Projects Labour Relations Act -- GOVERNMENT BILL
  • Bill No. 62 - Municipal Government Act (amended) and Halifax Regional Municipality Charter (amended) -- GOVERNMENT BILL
  • Bill No. 63 - Osteopaths Act -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 64 - Food Waste and Hunger Reduction Act -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 65 - Democratic Renewal Act -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 66 - Public Services Sustainability (2015) Act (repealed) -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 67 - Revenue Act (amended) -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 68 - Universities Assistance Act -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 69 - House of Assembly Act (amended) -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 70 - Municipal Government Act (amended) -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 71 - Safer Homes Act -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 72 - Film Industry Incentives Restoration Act -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 73 - Sonic Devices Regulations (amended) -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 74 - Vocational Training Act -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL

    Bills Introduced Winter Sitting 2017

  • Bill No. 75 - Teachers' Professional Agreement and Classroom Improvements (2017) Act -- GOVERNMENT BILL
  • Bill No. 76 - Education Act (amended) -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 77 - Education Act (amended) -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 78 - School Class Sizes Limitation Act -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL

    Bills Introduced Spring Sitting 2017

  • Bill No. 79 - Teachers' Professional Agreement and Classroom Improvements (2017) Act (amended) -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 80 - Teachers' Professional Agreement and Classroom Improvements (2017) Act (repealed) -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 81 - Provincial Court Act (amended) -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 82 - Next Generation Act -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 83 - Health Authorities Act (amended) -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 84 - Municipal Government Act (amended) and Halifax Regional Municipality Charter (amended) -- GOVERNMENT BILL
  • Bill No. 85 - Motor Vehicle Act (amended) -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 86 - Municipal Government Act (amended) and Halifax Regional Municipality Charter (amended) -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 87 - Real Estate Appraisers Act (amended) and Election by Widow Regulations (amended) -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 88 - Occupational Safety General Regulations -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 89 - Education Act (amended) and Municipal Elections Act (amended) -- PRIVATE MEMBER'S BILL
  • Bill No. 90 - Workers' Compensation Act (amended) -- GOVERNMENT BILL


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