An Act to Amend the Assessment Act
Her Majesty, by and with the advice and consent of the Legislative Assembly of New Brunswick, enacts as follows:
1 Section 1 of the Assessment Act, chapter A-14 of the Revised Statutes, 1973, is amended in the definition “real property”
(a)  by adding after paragraph (b.3) the following:
(b.4)  the tower and the foundation of a wind turbine,
(b)  in paragraph (l) by striking out “and” at the end of the paragraph;
(c)  in paragraph (m) by striking out the semicolon at the end of the paragraph and substituting a comma followed by “and”;
(d)  by adding after paragraph (m) the following:
(n)  notwithstanding paragraph (b.4), the nacelle of a wind turbine;
2 Section 15 of the Act is amended by striking out “15.1” and substituting “15.1, 15.11”.
3 The Act is amended by adding after section 15.1 the following:
Assessment of real property in paragraph (b.4) of definition “real property”
15.11 Real property as defined in paragraph (b.4) of the definition “real property” in section 1 shall be assessed at a rate or rates prescribed by regulation.
4 Subsection 40(1) of the Act is amended
(a)  in paragraph (e.3) by striking out “(b.2) and (b.3)” and substituting “(b.2), (b.3) and (b.4)”;
(b)  in paragraph (e.31) by striking out “(a) to (m)” and substituting “(a) to (n)”.
5 This Act shall be deemed to have come into force on January 1, 2007.
Section 1
(a)  New provision.
(b)  Consequential amendment.
(c)  Consequential amendment.
(d)  New provision.
Section 2
Consequential amendment.
Section 3
New provision.
Section 4
Consequential amendments.
Section 5
Commencement provision.