Nova Scotia Domestic Violence Action Plan Update 2012
Domestic Violence Action Plan
On Nov. 20, 2012, Justice Minister Ross Landry announced the Transgendered Persons Protection Act. This Act makes it clear that Nova Scotians cannot be denied a job, a place to live or service at a business because they are transgender. Nova Scotia is the fourth jurisdiction in Canada to include a specific reference to gender identity in its human rights legislation.
Correctional Services will provide information as described below to victims of crime, a victim’s parent, guardian, spouse, child or other person acting on behalf of the victim who submit requests for information to assist them in developing safety plans or taking other action the victim deems necessary.
Victims of crime may complete a Request for Information: Victim of Crime form, to obtain information respecting the
Upon receipt of a completed and signed Request for Information: Victim of Crime form, Correctional Services will forward a letter to the victim providing the requested information.
Request for Information: Victim of Crime form (PDF)