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Public Services Sustainability General Regulations

made under Section 29 of the

Public Services Sustainability (2015) Act

S.N.S. 2015, c. 34

O.I.C. 2017-207 (effective August 22, 2017), N.S. Reg. 128/2017

as amended to O.I.C. 2018-268 (effective October 2, 2018), N.S. Reg. 177/2018


Table of Contents


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Citation

Definitions

Persons who are not public-sector employees


 

Citation

1       These regulations may be cited as the Public Services Sustainability General Regulations.


Definitions

2       In these regulations,

 

“Act” means the Public Services Sustainability (2015) Act;

 

“CUPE” means the Canadian Union of Public Employees;

 

“Eastern Mainland Housing Authority” means the body corporate constituted as a housing authority by the Governor in Council by Order in Council 97-183 dated March 11, 1997, under Section 24 of the Housing Act;

 

“NSGEU” means the Nova Scotia Government Employees Union;

 

“PSAC” means the Public Service Alliance of Canada;

 

“USW” means the United Steelworkers.


Persons who are not public-sector employees

3       For the purposes of the definition of “public sector employee” in clause 3(n) of the Act, all of the following persons are prescribed as not being public-sector employees:

 

                   (a)   a person who is employed by any of the following employers, or their successors, and is subject to a collective agreement between that employer and the specified bargaining agent, or its successor:


Employer

Bargaining Agent

Canadian Mental Health Association, Kings County Branch

NSGEU, Local 49

Adsum Association for Women & Children

CUPE, Local 4291

Veith House

NSGEU, Local 67

Community Inclusion Society

NSGEU, Local 51

Her Majesty the Queen in Right of the Province of Nova Scotia, represented by the Public Service Commission

Nova Scotia Crown Attorneys’ Association

Celtic Community Homes Association

NSGEU, Local 54

Eastern Mainland Housing Authority

USW, Local 3172-09

DASC–Dartmouth Adult Service Centre Association, carrying on business as DASC Industries

PSAC, Local 80023

Chrysalis House Association

PSAC, Local 80024

Louisdale Community Homes Association

NSGEU, Local 105

Hub Residential Services Society

NSGEU, Local 110

King’s Meadow Residence Society

NSGEU, Local 52

Gateway Homes Incorporated

NSGEU, Local 58

Hillside Pines Home for Special Care Society

Nova Scotia Nurses’ Union, Hillside Pines Home for Special Care Local

Her Majesty the Queen in Right of the Province of Nova Scotia, represented by the Public Service Commission








NSGEU, Local 0001

NSGEU, Local 0002

NSGEU, Local 0003

NSGEU, Local 0004

NSGEU, Local 0005

NSGEU, Local 0006

NSGEU, Local 0007

NSGEU, Local 0008

NSGEU, Local 0014

NSGEU, Local 0016

NSGEU, Local 0017

NSGEU, Local 0480

Tourism Nova Scotia

NSGEU, Local 98

Tibbetts Home for Special Care (Wilmot)

United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America, Local 2004

Nova Scotia Community College

NSGEU, Local 267

Tri-County Regional Centre for Education

NSGEU, Local 74

Annapolis Valley Regional Centre for Education

NSGEU, Local 73

South Shore Regional Centre for Education

NSGEU, Local 70

Halifax Regional Centre for Education

NSGEU, Local 53

Halifax Regional Centre for Education

CUPE, Local 5047

Workers’ Compensation Board of Nova Scotia

NSGEU, Local 55

Her Majesty the Queen in Right of the Province of Nova Scotia, represented by the Department of Transportation and Infrastructure Renewal

CUPE, Local 1867

 

                   (b)  a teacher;

 

                   (c)   a person who is otherwise included in the definition of “public-sector employee” by any of subclauses 3(n)(i) to (viii) of the Act, but who is not represented by a bargaining agent.

 

 


 

Legislative History
Reference Tables

Public Services Sustainability General Regulations

N.S. Reg. 128/2017

Public Services Sustainability (2015) Act

Note:  The information in these tables does not form part of the regulations and is compiled by the Office of the Registrar of Regulations for reference only.

Source Law

The current consolidation of the Public Services Sustainability General Regulations made under the Public Services Sustainability (2015) Act includes all of the following regulations:

N.S.
Regulation

In force
date*

How in force

Royal Gazette
Part II Issue

128/2017

Aug 22, 2017

date specified

Sep 1, 2017

178/2017

Dec 14, 2017

date specified

Jan 5, 2018

122/2018

Jul 3, 2018

date specified

Jul 20, 2018

177/2018 

Oct 2, 2018

 date specified

 Oct 26, 2018

 

 

 

 

The following regulations are not yet in force and are not included in the current consolidation:

N.S.
Regulation

In force
date*

How in force

Royal Gazette
Part II Issue

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

*See subsection 3(6) of the Regulations Act for rules about in force dates of regulations.

Amendments by Provision

ad. = added

am. = amended

fc. = fee change

ra. = reassigned

rep.=repealed

rs. = repealed and substituted

Provision affected

How affected

3(a) .............................................

am. 178/2017, 122/2018, 177/2018

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Note that changes to headings are not included in the above table.

Editorial Notes and Corrections:

 

Note

Effective
date

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Repealed and Superseded:

N.S.
Regulation

Title

In force
date

Repealed
date

 

 

 

 

Note:  Only regulations that are specifically repealed and replaced appear in this table.  It may not reflect the entire history of regulations on this subject matter.