BILL NO. 103

(as amended)

1st Session, 57th General Assembly
Nova Scotia
47-48 Elizabeth II, 1998-99



Private Bill



Gaelic College Foundation Act
(amended)

CHAPTER 17 OF THE ACTS OF 1999



The Honourable Kenneth MacAskill
Victoria



First Reading: May 25, 1999

Second Reading: May 27, 1999

Third Reading: June 14, 1999 (WITHOUT COMMITTEE AMENDMENTS)

Royal Assent: June 17, 1999

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An Act to Amend Chapter 89
of the Acts of 1980,
the Gaelic College Foundation Act

Be it enacted by the Governor and Assembly as follows:

1 (1) Subsection 6(2) of Chapter 89 of the Acts of 1980, the Gaelic College Foundation Act, is amended by

(a) striking out "twenty persons elected and appointed as follows:" in the first and second lines;

(b) striking out clause (a) and substituting the following clause:

(c) striking out clause (b) and substituting the following clause:

and

(d) striking out clauses (c) to (g).

(2) Clause (1)(b) comes into force when the number of members of the Board of Governors of the Gaelic College Foundation elected by the members of the Foundation becomes five or less.

(3) Clause (1)(c) comes into force when the number of members of the Board of Governors of the Gaelic College Foundation appointed by the Governor in Council becomes six or less.

(4) Notwithstanding Chapter 89, after the coming into force of this Act, the Governor in Council may not appoint any member to the Board of Governors of the Gaelic College Foundation other than pursuant to clause 6(2)(b) of Chapter 89, as enacted by subsection (1).

(5) Subsection 6(3) of Chapter 89 is repealed.

(6) Subsection 6(4) of Chapter 89 is amended by striking out "six Governors" in the last line and substituting "the number of Governors required by that clause".

(7) Subsection 6(5) of Chapter 89 is repealed.

(8) Subsection 6(6) of Chapter 89 is amended by striking out "the death or resignation of an elected Governor" in the first and second lines and substituting "an elected Governor ceasing to be a member of the Board".

(9) Subsections 6(7) and (8) of Chapter 89 are repealed and the following subsections substituted:

2 Chapter 89 is further amended by adding immediately after Section 7 the following Section:

3 Subsection 10(1) of Chapter 89 is amended by

(a) adding immediately after clause (b) the following clause:

and

(b) adding immediately after clause (c) the following clause:

4 Chapter 89 is further amended by adding immediately after Section 10 the following Section:

5 Subsection 11(1) of Chapter 89 is amended by striking out "There" in the first line and substituting "No later than July 29th in each year, there".

6 Section 13 of Chapter 89 is amended by striking out "twenty-five members" in the second line and substituting "a simple majority of the members in good standing".

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