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Baillie wants tax relief for those with psychiatric service dogs

PCs introduce Service Dogs Tax Credit Act, call on McNeil government to support it HALIFAX, NS - Progressive Conservative leader Jamie Baillie says the McNeil Liberals should support tax relief for people who rely on a psychiatric service dog. The Service Dogs Tax Credit Act creates a $250 direct tax rebate for Nova Scotians who, through a...
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Liberals refuse to rule out cap on Chase the Ace jackpots

Important community fundraisers at risk under Liberals’ watch HALIFAX, NS – Today in the House of Assembly, the Liberal government refused to rule out putting a cap on Chase the Ace jackpots in Nova Scotia. Progressive Conservative MLA Eddie Orrell put the question directly to Liberal Gaming Minister Mark Furey – twice. On both occasions, Minister Furey...
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Baillie calls for tougher sexual assault laws in Nova Scotia

PCs introduce two bills giving greater protection to survivors of sexual assault HALIFAX, NS - Progressive Conservative leader Jamie Baillie wants to strengthen the province’s sexual assault laws. Today, as a first step, the PC Caucus introduced two bills. One ensures victims’ right to be treated with respect when giving evidence about sexual violence. The other creates...
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