Provincial announcements

News releases from the provincial government are available at this link, and are searchable by department and date:

The following announcements are several highlights since the last edition of InForum that may be of interest to the legal profession; see link above for all provincial releases:   

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  • JUSTICE--Province Will Not Appeal Human Rights Decision (Oct. 12)

ABORIGINAL AFFARIS--Treaty Day Celebrations on Oct. 1

AUDITOR GENERAL--October 2018 Financial Report Released (Oct. 2)

COMMUNICATIONS NOVA SCOTIA--Updating, Improving Government Website (Oct. 2)

COMMUNITY SERVICES--Sexual Violence Prevention Innovation Grant Applications Open (Oct. 12)

ENVIRONMENT--Decision on Industrial Approval for Tire-Derived Fuel Pilot Project (Oct. 10)

EXECUTIVE COUNCIL--Positions Available on Agencies, Boards and Commissions (Oct. 10)

HUMAN RIGHTS COMMISSION--Call for Nominations for 2018 Human Rights Awards (Oct. 4)

LIEUTENANT GOVERNOR--2018 Order of Nova Scotia Recipients Announced (Oct. 5)

PREMIER'S OFFICE--Fall Legislative Sitting Builds on Momentum Created by Nova Scotians (Oct. 11)

PUBLIC SERVICE COMMISSION--Office of Workplace Mental Health Open to Government Employees (Oct. 3)

SPEAKER'S OFFICE--Province House to Celebrate 200th Anniversary (Oct. 2)