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House of Assembly Act (amended)

BILL NO. 111

(as introduced)

2nd Session, 60th General Assembly
Nova Scotia
56 Elizabeth II, 2007



Government Bill



House of Assembly Act
(amended)



The Honourable Cecil P. Clarke
Government House Leader



First Reading: December 13, 2007

(Explanatory Note)

Second Reading: December 13, 2007

Third Reading: December 13, 2007 (LINK TO BILL AS PASSED)

Explanatory Note

This Act amends the House of Assembly Act to provide that the annual indemnity to be paid to members of the House pursuant to that Act, the salaries to be paid to the Speaker, the Deputy Speaker, the Leader of the Opposition and the leader of any other recognized opposition party pursuant to that Act and the salaries to be paid to members of the Executive Council pursuant to the Executive Council Act be increased on January 1st each year by the percentage increase in salary provided to civil servants for the current fiscal year.

An Act to Amend Chapter 1
(1992 Supplement)
of the Revised Statutes, 1989,
the House of Assembly Act

Be it enacted by the Governor and Assembly as follows:

1 Subsection 46A(7) of Chapter 1 (1992 Supplement) of the Revised Statutes, 1989, the House of Assembly Act, is repealed and the following subsection substituted:

(7) In each subsequent year on January 1st, the annual indemnity and salaries shall be increased by the percentage increase in salary provided to civil servants for the current fiscal year.

2 This Act has effect on and after January 1, 2007, upon the Governor in Council so ordering and declaring by proclamation.


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