Provincial announcements

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

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

JUSTICE: Find all DOJ announcements at

  • Policies, Procedures Not Followed in Mistaken Release (Nov. 21)

SERVICE NOVA SCOTIA: Find all news releases at

  • New Accessible Motorcycle Licence Plate Available (Nov. 24)
AGRICULTURE--Beef Industry Program Gets Government Support (Nov. 22)

COMMUNITY SERVICES – Plan Increases Community Living, Flexible Support for Those with Disabilities (Nov. 13)

ENVIRONMENT – New Air Quality Requirements for Nova Scotia's Electricity Sector (Nov. 21)

HEALTH/WELLNESS--Health-care Labour Mediation Ends, Arbitration Begins (Nov. 18) 

HUMAN RIGHTS COMMISSION – Board of Inquiry into Discrimination Begins Nov. 25 (Nov. 24) 
  • Premiers Discuss Regional Collaboration (Nov. 21) 
  • Legislature Rises After Fall Session (Nov. 20) 
TRANSPORTATION/INFRASTRUCTURE RENEWAL--Nova Scotia Remembers Road Crash Victims (Nov. 18)