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Workers' Compensation Act (amended)

BILL NO. 40

(as introduced)

1st Session, 63rd General Assembly
Nova Scotia
66 Elizabeth II, 2017



Private Member's Bill



Workers' Compensation Act
(amended)



The Honourable Pat Dunn
Pictou Centre



First Reading: October 11, 2017

(Explanatory Note)

Second Reading:

Third Reading:

Explanatory Note

This Bill requires members of the Board of Directors, officers, and employees of the Workers' Compensation Board, members of the Appeal Tribunal and members of a Medical Commission panel to demonstrate good faith to receive immunity from legal actions or proceedings.

An Act to Amend Chapter 10
of the Acts of 1994-95,
the Workers' Compensation Act

Be it enacted by the Governor and Assembly as follows:

1 Section 167 of Chapter 10 of the Acts of 1994-95, the Workers' Compensation Act, is amended by adding "demonstrates that the person" immediately after "omission" in the second last line.


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