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Mental Health Court Expansion Act


(as introduced)

3rd Session, 62nd General Assembly
Nova Scotia
65 Elizabeth II, 2016

Private Member's Bill

Mental Health Court Expansion Act

John Lohr
Kings North

First Reading: November 1, 2016

Second Reading:

Third Reading:

An Act to Require the Expansion
of the Mental Health Court Program

Be it enacted by the Governor and Assembly as follows:

1 This Act may be cited as the Mental Health Court Expansion Act.

2 As soon as is practicable but subject to Section 3, the Government shall establish and fund a Mental Health Court program for every region of the Province for which a Mental Health Court program does not already exist.

3 The money required for the purpose of Section 2 must be paid out of money appropriated for that purpose by the Legislature.


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