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Dunn introduces bill to ensure Safer Homes for Nova Scotians

Pictou Centre MLA Pat Dunn says people living in homes managed by a housing authority should be able to expect regular maintenance and repair. Today in the Legislature, Dunn introduced the Safer Homes Act. This Bill would requires housing which is operated or managed by a housing authority to be regularly maintained and to satisfy any...
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Elderly Nova Scotians deserve better says MacFarlane

The Official Opposition says no one in our long-term care facilities should die because of a bed sore. Today in the Legislature, PC Leader Karla MacFarlane introduced the Pressure Sore Accountability Act to protect people in long-term care facilities amid growing concerns around pressure sores. “It is unbelievable that so many of our elderly are living their...
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McNeil’s Liberals still not accountable for the FOIPOP breach

After six months of hiding from questions, the Liberal government still fails to grasp that hiding the truth from Nova Scotians doesn’t mean they aren’t accountable for their failure to protect Nova Scotians’ personal information. In a stunning lack of transparency, Internal Services Minister Patricia Arab issued an annual report about the government’s FOIPOP services that...
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Make cyclist safety a priority says Dunn

PC MLA Pat Dunn is calling on the McNeil Liberals to pass a common-sense bill that would require new drivers to learn the “Dutch Reach.” The “Dutch Reach” is a simple practice that requires drivers and passengers of a vehicle to open the door with the hand furthest from the door handle. Today in the Legislature, Dunn...
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