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Regulations Respecting Part-time Judges of the Provincial Court made under Section 6A of the
Provincial Court Act
R.S.N.S. 1989, c. 238
O.I.C. 91-936 (August 15, 1991), N.S. Reg. 185/91
as amended up to O.I.C. 2003-402 (September 26, 2003), N.S. Reg. 165/2003
1 These regulations may be cited as the Regulations Respecting Part-time Judges of the Provincial Court.
2 In these regulations, "part-time judge" means a judge who is retired and is appointed in office as a judge by the Chief Judge pursuant to Section 6A of the Act.
Section 2 replaced: O.I.C. 2003-402, N.S. Reg. 165/2003.
3 A part-time judge may, subject to the annual approval of the Chief Judge, continue in office as a part-time judge until the part-time judge attains the age of 75 years.
Section 3 replaced: O.I.C. 95-913, N.S. Reg. 184/95.
Section 4 repealed: O.I.C. 2003-402, N.S. Reg. 165/2003.
5 A part-time judge shall have the jurisdiction, power and authority of a judge and shall exercise that jurisdiction, power and authority at the request of the Chief Judge.
6 A part-time judge shall be remunerated according to the per diem rate from time to time determined by the tribunal appointed pursuant to Section 21A of the Act.
Section 6 amended: O.I.C. 2003-402, N.S. Reg. 165/2003.
7 The services of part-time judge provided pursuant to these regulations shall not be credited as service for purposes of
(a) the Public Service Superannuation Act;
(b) the Public Service Award; or
(c) the pension benefits provided by Section 23 of the Act.
8 These regulations do not apply to a retired judge who has been reinstated as a practising member of the Nova Scotia Barristers' Society.