Debates and Progress

First Reading

April 27, 2005

Continued from the First Session as a Bill of the Second Session by Order of the House dated June 13, 2005

Second Reading

April 4, 2006
Principal Debaters:
Mr. Bradley, Mr. Zimmer, Mr. Runciman, Mr. Kormos

Declared carried. Referred to the Standing Committee on Social Policy.

April 6, 2006
Referral to the Standing Committee on Social Policy discharged. Referred to the Standing Committee on Legislative Assembly.


Standing Committee on Legislative Assembly

April 20, 2006

April 24, 2006
Reported to the House as amended. Ordered for third reading.

Third Reading

June 22, 2006
Declared carried.

Royal Assent: Thursday, June 22, 2006

Coming into force:
2. (1) Subject to subsection (2), this Act comes into force on the day it receives Royal Assent.


(2) The Schedules to this Act come into force as provided in each Schedule.

Different dates for same Schedule

(3) If a Schedule to this Act or any portion of a Schedule to this Act provides that it is to come into force on a day to be named by proclamation of the Lieutenant Governor, the proclamation may apply to the whole or any portion of the Schedule, and proclamations may be issued at different times as to any portion of the Schedule.