BILL NO. 112
3rd Session, 61st General Assembly
60 Elizabeth II, 2011
Community Spirit Act
CHAPTER 33 OF THE ACTS OF 2011
The Honourable David A. Wilson
Minister of Communities, Culture and Heritage
First Reading: November 24, 2011 (LINK TO BILL AS INTRODUCED)
Second Reading: November 25, 2011
Third Reading: December 8, 2011
Royal Assent: December 15, 2011
Be it enacted by the Governor and Assembly as follows:1 This Act may be cited as the Community Spirit Act. (b) establishing a registry in which the declarations may be registered.
(a) "community declaration" means an expression that represents a distinguishing quality, characteristic or identity of a particular municipality or village, or a geographic area or community within a particular municipality or village;(f) "village" means a village as defined in the Municipal Government Act.
5 (1) The council of a municipality or the commission for a village may, by resolution, adopt, amend or retract a community declaration for the municipality or the village, or for a geographic area or community within the municipality or the village.(c) remove a registered community declaration from the Registry.
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