Essential Home-support Services Act: steps to pass
More than 100 people have asked to speak to the Law Amendments Committee on the controversial Essential Home-support Services Act. The law would send the striking Northwood employees back to work.
Here are the steps Bill 30 will have to go through before becoming law:
- The bill has passed first and second reading and is now with the law amendments committee.
- The law amendments committee will sit until midnight to get through all the speakers.
- The legislature won’t sit this weekend, but could reconvene at 12:01 a.m. Monday.
- There will be debate on the bill and amendments could be introduced.