BILL 12

An Act to Amend the Regional Development Corporation Act

Her Majesty, by and with the advice and consent of the Legislative Assembly of New Brunswick, enacts as follows:

1(1) The title of the French version of the Regional Development Corporation Act, chapter R-5.01 of the Revised Statutes, 1973, is repealed and the following is substituted:

Loi sur la Société de développement régional

1(2) Where in any Act, other than this Act, or in any regulation, rule, order, by-law, agreement or other instrument, reference is made to the Loi sur la Société d'aménagement régional or the Société d'aménagement régional, it shall be read, unless the context otherwise requires, as a reference to the Loi sur la Société de développement régional and the Société de développement régional, respectively.

2 Section 1 of the Act is amended

(a) in subsection (1) by striking out "under the French name Société d'aménagement régional, and is referred to in this Act" and substituting "under the French name Société de développement régional, and is referred to in this Act";

(b) by adding after subsection (2) the following:

1(3) The change in the French name of the Corporation does not affect the rights and obligations of the Corporation and all proceedings that might have been continued or commenced by or against the Corporation under its former name may be continued or commenced by or against the Corporation under its new name.

3 Section 4.1 of the French version of the Act is amended

(a) in paragraph a) by striking out "d'aménagement" and substituting "de développement";

(b) in paragraph b) by striking out "à l'aménagement" and substituting "au développement";

(c) in paragraph c) by striking out "à l'aménagement" and substituting "au développement";

(d) in paragraph e) by striking out "d'aménagement" and substituting "de développement";

(e) in paragraph f) by striking out "l'aménagement" and substituting "le développement".

4 Paragraph 5(1)i) of the French version of the Act is amended by adding "ou de développement" after "d'aménagement".

Civil Service Act

5 Paragraph 3i) of the French version of New Brunswick Regulation 84-230 under the Civil Service Act is amended by striking out "Société d'aménagement régionale" and substituting "Société de développement régional".

6 Paragraph 4(1)(j) of New Brunswick Regulation 93-137 under the Civil Service Act is repealed and the following is substituted:

(j) Regional Development Corporation.

Conflict of Interest Act

7 Schedule A of New Brunswick Regulation 83-134 under the Conflict of Interest Act is amended

(a) by striking out

Community Improvement Corporation

(b) by adding after

New Brunswick Liquor Corporation

the following:

Regional Development Corporation

Public Purchasing Act

8 Schedule B of the French version of New Brunswick Regulation 94-157 under the Public Purchasing Act is amended

(a) by striking out

Société d'aménagement régional

(b) by adding the following in alphabetical order:

Société de développement régional

Public Service Labour Relations Act

9 Part I of the First Schedule of the French version of the Public Service Labour Relations Act, chapter P-25 of the Revised Statutes, 1973, is amended

(a) by striking out

Société d'aménagement régional

(b) by adding the following in alphabetical order:

Société de développement régional

Public Service Superannuation Act

10(1) Schedule A of New Brunswick Regulation 84-105 under the Public Service Superannuation Act is amended

(a) by striking out

Community Improvement Corporation

(b) by adding after

Public Service Labour Relations Board

the following:

Regional Development Corporation

10(2) Schedule B of the Regulation is amended

(a) by striking out

Community Improvement Corporation

(b) by striking out

Regional Development Corporation Service New Brunswick

and substituting

Regional Development Corporation

Service New Brunswick

Right to Information Act

11 Schedule A of the French version of New Brunswick Regulation 85-68 under the Right to Information Act is amended

(a) by striking out

Société d'aménagement régional

(b) by adding the following in alphabetical order:

Société de développement régional