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Liquor Control Act (amended)

BILL NO. 116

(as passed, with amendments)

1st Session, 59th General Assembly
Nova Scotia
53 Elizabeth II, 2004

Private Member's Bill

Liquor Control Act


Joan Massey
Dartmouth East

First Reading: October 1, 2004 (LINK TO BILL AS INTRODUCED)

Second Reading: October 5, 2004

Third Reading: October 14, 2004 (WITH COMMITTEE AMENDMENTS)

Royal Assent: October 18, 2004

An Act to Amend Chapter 260
of the Revised Statutes, 1989,
the Liquor Control Act

Be it enacted by the Governor and Assembly as follows:

1 Chapter 260 of the Revised Statutes, 1989, the Liquor Control Act, is amended by adding immediately after Section 96 the following Section:

96A Within six months of the coming into force of this Section, the Governor in Council shall make regulations requiring the Corporation to post signs and otherwise publicize, in such manner as the regulations provide, the potential negative effects of the consumption of alcohol during pregnancy.

2 This Act comes into force on such day as the Governor in Council orders and declares by proclamation.


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