BILL NO. 71

(as passed)

2nd Session, 62nd General Assembly
Nova Scotia
64 Elizabeth II, 2015



Government Bill



Limitation of Actions Act
(amended)

CHAPTER 22 OF THE ACTS OF 2015



The Honourable Lena Metlege Diab
Minister of Justice



First Reading: March 27, 2015 (LINK TO BILL AS INTRODUCED)

Second Reading: March 27, 2015

Third Reading: March 27, 2015

Royal Assent: May 11, 2015

An Act to Amend Chapter 35
of the Acts of 2014,
the Limitation of Actions Act

Be it enacted by the Governor and Assembly as follows:

1 Subsection 4(1) of Chapter 35 of the Acts of 2014, the Limitation of Actions Act, is repealed and the following subsection substituted:

2 Section 5 of Chapter 35 is amended by striking out "in right of the Province".

3 Section 10 of Chapter 35 is amended by

(a) striking out "in right of the Province" in the first and second lines of clause (a);

(b) striking out "in right of the Province" in the first and in the second lines of clause (b); and

(c) striking out "in right of the Province" in the first and in the second lines of clause (c).

4 (1) Subsection 23(2) of Chapter 35 is amended by

(a) striking out "This Section" in the first line and substituting "Subsection (3)"; and

(b) adding ", other than claims referred to in Section 11," immediately after "date" in the second line.

(2) Section 23 of Chapter 35 is further amended by adding immediately after subsection (3) the following subsection:


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