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Legislative Assembly of New Brunswick
Status of Legislation - First Reading Bill
An Act to Amend the Municipalities Act
 
Legislature :
55
Session :
1
Bill No. :
43
Member :
Hon. Ms. Fowlie
First Reading :
2004-4-20
Second Reading :
2004-4-21
Committee of the Whole :
2004-4-21
Amended :
Third Reading :
2004-4-22
Royal Assent :
2004-4-23
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  Bill 43         
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Text of Bill :
Her Majesty, by and with the advice and consent of the Legislative Assembly of New Brunswick, enacts as follows:



1                           Paragraph 19(2)(a) of the Municipalities Act, chapter M-22 of the Revised Statutes, 1973, is amended by striking out "triennial" and substituting "quadrennial".



2                           Section 19.01 of the Act is amended



(a)               in subsection (2) by striking out "triennial" and substituting "quadrennial";



(b)               in subsection (5) by striking out "triennial" and substituting "quadrennial";



(c)               in subsection (6) by striking out "triennial" and substituting "quadrennial".



3                           Section 27.4 of the Act is amended



(a)               in subsection (2.2) by striking out "triennial" and substituting "quadrennial";



(b)               in subsection (2.4) by striking out "triennial" and substituting "quadrennial".



4                           Subsection 28(1.4) of the Act is amended by striking out "triennial" and substituting "quadrennial".



5                           Subsection 29(1.4) of the Act is amended by striking out "triennial" and substituting "quadrennial".



6                           Subsection 31(2.3) of the Act is amended by striking out "triennial" and substituting "quadrennial".



7                           Section 33 of the Act is amended



(a)               in subsection (1) by striking out "triennial" and substituting "quadrennial";



(b)               in subsection (2.1) by striking out "triennial" and substituting "quadrennial";



(c)               in subsection (2.2) by striking out "triennial" and substituting "quadrennial";



(d)               in subsection (2.3) by striking out "triennial" and substituting "quadrennial".



8                           Subsection 35(3) of the Act is amended by striking out "triennial" wherever it appears and substituting "quadrennial".



9                           Subsection 35.1(2) of the Act is amended by striking out "triennial" and substituting "quadrennial".



10                        Section 38 of the Act is amended



(a)               by repealing subsection (1) and substituting the following:



38(1)               Quadrennial elections shall be held on the second Monday in May for the year 2004 and every fourth year thereafter.



(b)               in subsection (2) by striking out "triennial" wherever it appears and substituting "quadrennial".



11                        Section 39 of the Act is amended



(a)               in subsection (1) by striking out "triennial" and substituting "quadrennial";



(b)               by repealing subsection (1.1).



12                        Section 39.1 of the Act is amended



(a)               in subsection (1) in the portion preceding paragraph (a) by striking out "triennial" and substituting "quadrennial";



(b)               in paragraph (3)(b) by striking out "triennial" and substituting "quadrennial".



13                        Subsection 68(2) of the Act is amended



(a)               in paragraph (a) by striking out "triennial" and substituting "quadrennial";



(b)               in paragraph (b) by striking out "triennial" wherever it appears and substituting "quadrennial".



14                        Section 189 of the Act is amended



(a)               in paragraph (4)(b) by striking out "triennially" and substituting "quadrennially";



(b)               in paragraph (5)(b) by striking out "three" and substituting "four";



(c)               in paragraph (6)(b) by striking out "three" and substituting "four".



Consequential Amendments

15(1)               Subsection 30(2) of the Edmundston Act, 1998, chapter E-1.111 of the Acts of New Brunswick, 1998, is amended by striking out "triennial" and substituting "quadrennial".



15(2)               Subsection 31(2) of the Act is amended by striking out "triennial" and substituting "quadrennial".



16(1)               Subsection 36.3(1) of the Education Act, chapter E-1.12 of the Acts of New Brunswick, 1997, is amended by striking out "triennial" and substituting "quadrennial".



16(2)               Section 36.7 of the Act is amended



(a)               in subsection (1) by striking out "three" and substituting "four";



(b)               in subsection (2) by striking out "three" and substituting "four".



17(1)               Subsection 10(1) of the Municipal Elections Act, chapter M-21.01 of the Acts of New Brunswick, 1979, is amended by striking out "triennial" and substituting "quadrennial".



17(2)               Section 38.1 of the Act is amended in the portion preceding paragraph (a) by striking out "triennial" and substituting "quadrennial".



17(3)               Subsection 44(1) of the Act is amended by striking out "triennial" and substituting "quadrennial".



18(1)               Section 7 of the Taxpayer Protection Act, chapter T-0.5 of the Acts of New Brunswick, 2003, is amended by striking out "triennial" and substituting "quadrennial".



18(2)               Paragraph 12(3)(a) of the Act is amended by striking out "triennial" and substituting "quadrennial".



EXPLANATORY NOTES



Section 1



Consequential amendment.



Section 2



Consequential amendments.



Section 3



Consequential amendments.



Section 4



Consequential amendment.



Section 5



Consequential amendment.



Section 6



Consequential amendment.



Section 7



Consequential amendments.



Section 8



Consequential amendments.



Section 9



Consequential amendment.



Section 10



(a)               The existing provisions is as follows:



38(1)               Triennial elections shall be held on the second Monday in May for the year 1980 and every third year thereafter.



(b)               Consequential amendments.



Section 11



Consequential amendments.



Section 12



Consequential amendments.



Section 13



Consequential amendments.



Section 14



Consequential amendments.



Section 15



Consequential amendments to the Edmundston Act, 1998.



Section 16



Consequential amendments to the Education Act.



Section 17



Consequential amendments to the Municipal Elections Act.



Section 18



Consequential amendments to the Taxpayer Protection Act.
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Legend
* Private Bill
** Bill referred to Standing Committee on Law Amendments
+ Private Member's Public Bill
++ Motion for second reading defeated
+++ Debate at second reading adjourned
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