BILL NO. 249
2nd Session, 63rd General Assembly
69 Elizabeth II, 2020
Private Member's Bill
Buy Nova Scotia First Act
First Reading: March 5, 2020
An Act to Require the Government of Nova Scotia
to Purchase Agricultural Products
from Nova Scotia Producers
4 Subject to Section 7, where any department or office of the public service, within the meaning of the Public Service Act, buys food items to supply the operations carried out by a department or office, it shall give preference to the purchase of local produce and shall purchase local produce in accordance with the regulations.5 (1) The Governor in Council may make regulations
6 The Government shall, within 90 days after this Act receives Royal Assent, make public draft regulations for the purpose of this Act, including regulations further defining "local produce" with respect to agricultural and aquacultural production within the Province.
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