BILL 54

An Act to Amend the Executive Council Act

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

1 Section 6.3 of the Executive Council Act, chapter E-12 of the Revised Statutes, 1973, is repealed and the following is substituted:

6.3 Notwithstanding section 6.1, for the twelve month period commencing January 1, 2001, the salary payable to Ministers appointed under section 2, to the Premier and to a member of the Executive Council not in receipt of a salary under section 5

(a) commencing January 1, 2001, shall be the amount determined by multiplying the amount that was payable for the twelve month period commencing January 1, 2000, by 1.01, and

(b) commencing July 1, 2001, shall be the amount determined by multiplying the amount that was payable commencing January 1, 2001, by 1.005,

and such salary shall be deemed to be the salary paid under section 6.1.

2 This Act shall be deemed to have come into force on January 1, 2001.