BILL NO. 221
2nd Session, 60th General Assembly
57 Elizabeth II, 2008
Private Member's Bill
Household Energy Rebate Program
to Provide a Rebate of Tax in Respect of
All Residential Use of Electricity, An Act to Amend the
The Honourable Darrell Dexter
First Reading: November 14, 2008
This Bill provides a rebate of the Provincially designated portion of the Goods and Services Tax ("HST") in respect of electricity for residential use, regardless of the amount used. At present, the Household Energy Rebate Program under the Sales Tax Act Regulations only provides a rebate for use in excess of 27.4 kilowatt hours per day.
An Act to Amend the Household Energy
Rebate Program to Provide a Rebate of Tax
in Respect of All Residential Use of Electricity
1 Subsection 18(1) of the Sales Tax Act Regulations, made pursuant to the Revenue Act and the Sales Tax Act, is repealed and the following subsection substituted:
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