Nova Scotia House of Assembly

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The Nova Scotia House of Assembly (Chambre d'assemblée de la Nouvelle-Écosse), or Legislative Assembly, is the deliberative assembly of the General Assembly of Nova Scotia of the province of Nova Scotia, Canada.wikipedia
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Nova Scotia Council

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Originally (in 1758), the Legislature consisted of the Crown represented by a governor (later a lieutenant governor), the appointed Nova Scotia Council holding both executive and legislative duties and an elected House of Assembly (lower chamber).
The Nova Scotia House of Assembly was established in 1758 and the Nova Scotia Council became the Upper House until 1838 when it became the Legislative Council of Nova Scotia, which was dissolved 1929.

Responsible government

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The assembly is the oldest in Canada, having first sat in 1758, and in 1848 was the site of the first responsible government in the British Empire.
After the formation of elected legislative assemblies starting with Nova Scotia in 1758, governors and their executive councils did not require the consent of elected legislators in order to carry out all their roles.

Province House (Nova Scotia)

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The assembly meets in Province House.
Province House in Halifax is where the Nova Scotia legislative assembly, known officially as the Nova Scotia House of Assembly, has met every year since 1819, making it the longest serving legislative building in Canada.

Nova Scotia New Democratic Party

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Members nearly always represent one of the three main political parties of the province: the Nova Scotia Liberal Party, Progressive Conservative Party of Nova Scotia, and Nova Scotia New Democratic Party.
It became the governing party of Nova Scotia following the 2009 Nova Scotia election, winning 31 seats in the Legislature, under the leadership of Premier Darrell Dexter.

Progressive Conservative Association of Nova Scotia

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Members nearly always represent one of the three main political parties of the province: the Nova Scotia Liberal Party, Progressive Conservative Party of Nova Scotia, and Nova Scotia New Democratic Party.
When Stanfield assumed leadership of the party in 1948, it had no seats in the Nova Scotia House of Assembly.

Monarchy in Nova Scotia

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Bills passed by the House of Assembly are given royal assent by the Queen of Canada in Right of Nova Scotia represented by the Lieutenant Governor of Nova Scotia.
It is thus the foundation of the executive, legislative, and judicial branches of the province's government.

Nova Scotia

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The Nova Scotia House of Assembly (Chambre d'assemblée de la Nouvelle-Écosse), or Legislative Assembly, is the deliberative assembly of the General Assembly of Nova Scotia of the province of Nova Scotia, Canada.
The direct participation of the royal and viceroyal figures in any of these areas of governance is limited, though; in practice, their use of the executive powers is directed by the Executive Council, a committee of ministers of the Crown responsible to the unicameral, elected House of Assembly and chosen and headed by the Premier of Nova Scotia (presently Stephen McNeil), the head of government.

Brad Johns

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Bradley "Brad" Harris Johns is a Canadian politician, who was elected to the Nova Scotia House of Assembly in the 2017 provincial election.

Brian Comer

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Brian Comer is a Canadian politician, who was elected to the Nova Scotia House of Assembly in a by-election on September 3, 2019.

Steve Craig (politician)

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Steve Craig is a Canadian politician, who was elected to the Nova Scotia House of Assembly in a by-election on June 18, 2019.

Colton LeBlanc

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Colton LeBlanc is a Canadian politician, who was elected to the Nova Scotia House of Assembly in a by-election on September 3, 2019.

Larry Harrison (politician)

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William Lawrence "Larry" Harrison is a Canadian politician, who was elected to the Nova Scotia House of Assembly in the 2013 provincial election.

Murray Ryan (Canadian politician)

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Murray Ryan (born 1966 or 1967) is a Canadian politician, who was elected to the Nova Scotia House of Assembly in a by-election on September 3, 2019.

Alana Paon

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She was elected to the Nova Scotia House of Assembly in the 2017 provincial election.

Susan Leblanc

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Susan Leblanc is a Canadian politician and actress who was elected to the Nova Scotia House of Assembly in the 2017 provincial election.

Tim Houston

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Timothy Jerome Houston (born April 10, 1970) is a Canadian politician, who was elected to the Nova Scotia House of Assembly in the 2013 provincial election.

Tory Rushton

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Tory Rushton is a Canadian politician, who was elected to the Nova Scotia House of Assembly in a byelection on June 19, 2018.

Barbara Adams (politician)

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Barbara Adams is a Canadian politician, who was elected to the Nova Scotia House of Assembly in the 2017 provincial election.

Member of the Legislative Assembly

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There are 51 Members of the Legislative Assembly (MLAs) representing 51.
Members of the Legislative Assembly in British Columbia, Alberta, Saskatchewan, Manitoba, New Brunswick, Nova Scotia (despite being officially named a House of Assembly), Prince Edward Island and in the three territories (Yukon, NWT and Nunavut) are known as MLAs.

Tammy Martin

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Tammy Martin is a Canadian politician, who was elected to the Nova Scotia House of Assembly in the 2017 provincial election.

John Lohr

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John Abraham Lohr (born 1961) is a Canadian politician, who was elected to the Nova Scotia House of Assembly in the 2013 provincial election.

Pat Dunn (politician)

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He has represented the electoral district of Pictou Centre in the Nova Scotia House of Assembly from 2006 to 2009, and from 2013 to present, as a member of the Progressive Conservatives.

Kelly Regan

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Kelly Maureen Regan (née Smith) MLA (born 4 February 1961) is a Canadian politician, who has represented the electoral district of Bedford-Birch Cove in the Nova Scotia House of Assembly since 2009 as a member of the Nova Scotia Liberal Party.