BILL NO. 123

(as introduced)

3rd Session, 61st General Assembly
Nova Scotia
60 Elizabeth II, 2011

Government Bill

Corrections Act

The Honourable Ross Landry
Minister of Justice

First Reading: December 1, 2011

(Explanatory Note)

Second Reading: December 2, 2011

Third Reading: December 9, 2011 (LINK TO BILL AS PASSED)

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Explanatory Note

This Bill repeals provisions of the Corrections Act that are no longer relevant as result of the appointment of corrections employees to the Civil Service and makes a consequential amendment to the Correctional Services Act.

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An Act to Amend Chapter 103
of the Revised Statutes, 1989,
the Corrections Act

Be it enacted by the Governor and Assembly as follows:

1 Clauses 4(a) and (d), Sections 6 to 8 and 11, clauses 22(1)(aa) to (ac), subsections 22(2) and (3), Section 23 and Schedule A of Chapter 103 of the Revised Statutes, 1989, the Corrections Act, are repealed.

2 Subsection 93(1) of Chapter 37 of the Acts of 2005, the Correctional Services Act, is repealed.

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

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