Legislative Update

Third Session, Forty-Second Legislature

Government Bills

Introduced

Bill 71 The Education Property Tax Reduction Act (Property Tax and Insulation Assistance Act and Income Tax Act Amended). From the explanatory note:

Municipalities impose property taxes that include the amounts they are required by The Public Schools Act to raise for school purposes. These are commonly referred to as school taxes. A levy is imposed, in lieu of school taxes, on the incremental assessed value of properties designated under The Community Revitalization Tax Increment Financing Act as community revitalization properties. For the purpose of this note, “school taxes” includes the community revitalization levy.

This Bill is designed to reduce school taxes by means of a system of rebates.

In Committee

Bill 8 The Pension Benefits Amendment Act – Legislative Affairs, No Amendments

Bill 10 The Regional Health Authorities Amendment Act (Health System Governance and Accountability) – Social and Economic Development, No Amendments

Bill 11 The Workplace Safety and Health Amendment Act – Legislative Affairs, No Amendments

Bill 18 The Workers Compensation Amendment Act – Legislative Affairs, No Amendments

Bill 20 The Vehicle Technology Testing Act (Various Acts Amended) – Legislative Affairs, No Amendments

Bill 21 The Conflict of Interest (Members and Ministers) and Related Amendments Act – Legislative Affairs, No Amendments

Bill 23 The Highway Traffic Amendment Act (Control of Traffic by Flag Persons) – Legislative Affairs, No Amendments

Bill 26 The Human Rights Code Amendment Act – Justice, No Amendments

Bill 27 The Administrative Tribunal Jurisdiction Act – Justice, No Amendments

Bill 28 The Water Resources Administration Amendment Act – Legislative Affairs, No Amendments

Bill 29 The Reducing Red Tape and Improving Services Act, 2020 – Legislative Affairs, No Amendments

Bill 32 The Election Financing Amendment and Elections Amendment Act (Government Advertising) – Legislative Affairs, No Amendments

Bill 41 The Fair Registration Practices in Regulated Professions Amendment Act – Social and Economic Development, No Amendments

Bill 45 The Public Schools Amendment and Manitoba Teachers’ Society Amendment Act – Social and Economic Development, No Amendments

Bill 46 The Court Practice and Administration Act (Various Acts Amended) – Justice, No Amendments

Bill 49 The Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Amendment Act– Legislative Affairs
 • amendment(s) adopted at Committee Stage

Bill 51 The Limitations Act – Justice, No Amendments

Bill 52 The Minor Amendments and Corrections Act, 2021 – Legislative Affairs, No Amendments

Bill 54 The Personal Health Information Amendment Act – Legislative Affairs
 • amendment(s) adopted at Committee Stage

Bill 55 The Reducing Red Tape and Improving Services Act, 2021 – Legislative Affairs, No Amendments

Bill 56 The Smoking and Vapour Products Control Amendment Act – Social and Economic Development, No Amendments

Bill 58 The Criminal Property Forfeiture Amendment Act – Justice, No Amendments

Bill 61 The Apprenticeship and Certification Amendment Act – Social and Economic Development, No Amendments

Bill 63 The Petty Trespasses Amendment and Occupiers’ Liability Amendment Act – Justice, No Amendments

Bill 67 The Public Health Amendment Act – Social and Economic Development, No Amendments

3rd Reading

Bill 19 The Minor Amendments and Corrections Act, 2020 (2)

Bill 24 The Legal Profession Amendment Act

Bill 31 The Horse Racing Regulatory Modernization Act (Liquor, Gaming and Cannabis Control Act and Pari-Mutuel Levy Act Amended)

Bill 50 The Legal Aid Manitoba Amendment Act

Private Bills

Introduced

Bill 223 The Spirit Bear Day Act – This Bill proclaims May 10 of each year as Spirit Bear Day.

Bill 225 The Budget Impact Reporting Act – The Minister of Finance must report on the effects of the government’s budget decisions on economic and social inclusion and greenhouse gas emissions in Manitoba.

Bill 226 The Red Tape Reduction Day Act – This Bill proclaims the third Tuesday in September of each year as Red Tape Reduction Day.


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