Opening of the Legislative Assembly

Speaker's Office

February 20, 2001 10:45 AM

The first session of the 58th General Assembly will be prorogued
at 11 a.m. on Thursday, March 22, 2001, Speaker Murray Scott
announced today.

The second session of the 58th General Assembly will officially
open later the same day, at 2 p.m., at which time Lt.-Gov. Myra
Freeman will read the speech from the throne.

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Contact: Nancy Kinsman
         Speaker's Office
         902-424-5707
         E-Mail:kinsmana@gov.ns.ca

kjd                      February 20, 2001      10:44 a.m.