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Health Services and Insurance Act (amended)

BILL NO. 100

(as passed, with amendments)

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



Private Member's Bill



Health Services and Insurance Act
(amended)

CHAPTER 16 OF THE ACTS OF 2008



Darrell Dexter
Cole Harbour



First Reading: December 11, 2007 (LINK TO BILL AS INTRODUCED)

Second Reading: May 26, 2008

Third Reading: May 27, 2008 (WITH COMMITTEE AMENDMENTS)

Royal Assent: May 27, 2008

An Act to Amend Chapter 197
of the Revised Statutes, 1989,
the Health Services and Insurance Act

Be it enacted by the Governor and Assembly as follows:

1 Chapter 197 of the Revised Statutes, 1989, the Health Services and Insurance Act is amended by adding immediately after Section 4 the following Section:

4A (1) Subject to subsection (2), a spouse or dependant of a member of the Canadian Forces moving to the Province from outside Canada is insured for the payment of the cost of insured services commencing on the day the spouse or dependant takes up residence in the Province.

(2) The moneys required for the purpose of subsection (1) shall be paid out of moneys appropriated for that purpose by the Legislature.


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