3rd Session, 61st General Assembly
60 Elizabeth II, 2011
Halifax Clayton Park
First Reading: April 21, 2011
Be it enacted by the Governor and Assembly as follows:
1 This Act may be cited as the Joseph Howe Day Act.
2 The third Monday of February in each year shall be kept and observed throughout the Province under the name of Joseph Howe Day.
3 Clause 7(1)(j) of Chapter 235 of the Revised Statutes, 1989, the Interpretation Act, is amended by adding "Joseph Howe Day," immediately before "Labour" in the fifth line.
4 Subsection 37(1) of Chapter 246 of the Revised Statutes, 1989, the Labour Standards Code, is amended by adding "Joseph Howe Day," immediately before "Good" in the second line.
5 Clause 2(e) of Chapter 402 of the Revised Statutes, 1989, the Retail Business Uniform Closing Day Act, is amended by adding immediately after subclause (iv) the following subclause: