BILL NO. 83
3rd Session, 62nd General Assembly
66 Elizabeth II, 2017
Health Authorities Act
The Honourable Chris A. d'Entremont
First Reading: April 25, 2017
This Bill defines "code census" and requires the provincial health authority to publish certain information weekly.
An Act to Amend Chapter 32
of the Acts of 2014,
the Health Authorities Act
Be it enacted by the Governor and Assembly as follows:
1 Chapter 32 of the Acts of 2014, the Health Authorities Act, is amended by adding immediately after Section 60 the following Section:
- 60A (1) In this Section, "code census" means a period when an emergency department is overcrowded with patients due to a lack of available beds within the hospital to which it belongs.
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