BILL NO. 135

(as introduced)

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



Private Member's Bill



Workers' Compensation Act
(amended)



The Honourable Michel P. Samson
Richmond



First Reading: December 12, 2011

(Explanatory Notes)

Second Reading:

Third Reading:

[home] [bills] 2011 Bills

Explanatory Notes

Clause 1 expands the definition of "worker" to include an auxiliary member of a municipal police department or RCMP detachment to whom Part I of the Workers' Compensation Act will apply as a result of Clause 2.

Clause 2 provides for the application of Part I of the Workers' Compensation Act to the auxiliary members of a municipal police department or RCMP detachment upon application by the municipality that established the police department or within the boundaries of which the RCMP detachment is located and serves.

[home] [bills] 2011 Bills

An Act to Amend Chapter 10
of the Acts of 1994-95,
the Workers' Compensation Act

Be it enacted by the Governor and Assembly as follows:

1 Clause 2(ae) of Chapter 10 of the Acts of 1994-95, the Workers' Compensation Act, is amended by adding immediately after subclause (v) the following clause:

2 Chapter 10 is further amended by adding immediately after Section 5 the following Section:

[home] [bills] 2011 Bills


This page and its contents published by the Office of the Legislative Counsel, Nova Scotia House of Assembly, and © 2011 Crown in right of Nova Scotia. Created December 12, 2011. Send comments to legc.office@gov.ns.ca.