BILL NO. 60

(as passed)

3rd Session, 62nd General Assembly
Nova Scotia
65 Elizabeth II, 2016



Private Member's Bill



Public Interest Disclosure of Wrongdoing Act
(amended)

CHAPTER 26 OF THE ACTS OF 2016



The Honourable David A. Wilson
Sackville–Cobequid



First Reading: November 2, 2016 (LINK TO BILL AS INTRODUCED)

Second Reading: November 8, 2016

Third Reading: November 10, 2016

Royal Assent: November 10, 2016

An Act to Amend Chapter 42
of the Acts of 2010,
the Public Interest Disclosure of Wrongdoing Act

Be it enacted by the Governor and Assembly as follows:

1 Section 3 of Chapter 42 of the Acts of 2010, the Public Interest Disclosure of Wrongdoing Act, is amended by

(a) relettering clause (a) as (aa) and adding immediately before that clause the following clause:

(b) adding "and includes the chief executive of an agency, board or commission and the superintendent of a school board" immediately after "head" in the last line of clause (aa);

(c) adding "and includes an agency board or commission or a school board" immediately after "regulations" in the last line of clause (f); and

(d) adding immediately after clause (i) the following clause:

2 Subsection 26(4) of Chapter 42 is amended by

(a) striking out "and" immediately after clause (a); and

(b) adding immediately after clause (a) the following clause:

3 Subsection 27(2) of Chapter 42 is amended by

(a) striking out "and" immediately after clause (a); and

(b) adding immediately after clause (a) the following clause:


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