BILL NO. 132
2nd Session, 60th General Assembly
57 Elizabeth II, 2008
Private Member's Bill
Provincial Finance Act
Halifax Clayton Park
First Reading: April 25, 2008
This Bill amends the Provincial Finance Act to provide that additional appropriations require the approval of the House of Assembly.
An Act to Amend Chapter 365
Be it enacted by the Governor and Assembly as follows:
of the Revised Statutes, 1989,
the Provincial Finance Act
1 (1) Subsection 28(2) of Chapter 365 of the Revised Statutes, 1989, the Provincial Finance Act, as
enacted by Chapter 5 of the Acts of 2002, is amended by striking out "appropriated accordingly" in the last line
and substituting "submitted to the House of Assembly".
(2) Subsection 28(4) of Chapter 365 is repealed and the following subsection substituted:
(4) Upon tabling in the House of Assembly an order made pursuant to subsection (2) and upon proper notice, the Minister may move a motion in the House for the approval by the House of the supplemental sum.
(5) Upon the passing by the House of a motion made pursuant to
subsection (4), the Governor in Council may order that the supplemental sum be appropriated accordingly.
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