BILL NO. 69

(as passed)

4th Session, 61st General Assembly
Nova Scotia
61 Elizabeth II, 2012



Government Bill



Appropriations Act, 2012

CHAPTER 1 OF THE ACTS OF 2012



The Honourable Graham Steele
Minister of Finance



First Reading: April 27, 2012 (LINK TO BILL AS INTRODUCED)

Second Reading: April 27, 2012

Third Reading: April 27, 2012

Royal Assent: May 17, 2012

An Act to Provide for
Defraying Certain Charges and Expenses
of the Public Service of the Province

Be it enacted by the Governor and Assembly as follows:

1 This Act may be cited as the Appropriations Act, 2012.

2 The several sums of money hereinafter stated are granted to His Honour the Lieutenant Governor for the purpose of defraying the undermentioned several charges and expenses of the public service for the fiscal year ending March 31, 2013:

3 The several sums shall be paid by the Minister of Finance, subject to any applicable statutes, out of the moneys that are applicable to the purposes for which the several sums are granted.

4 In addition to borrowing authorized by other enactments, the Minister of Finance is authorized to borrow, for the purpose of and in accordance with the Finance Act, the sum of $1,250,000,000 for the public service, by any means and from any source, for a term greater than three hundred sixty-five days, either before or after the expiration of the 2012-13 fiscal year.

5 This Act has effect on and after April 1, 2012.


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