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Nova Scotia and Newfoundland and Labrador Additional Fiscal Equalization Offset Payments Act

Version of section 12 from 2005-06-29 to 2021-06-28:

Marginal note:Additional fiscal equalization offset payments for the 2012-2020 period

  •  (1) For any fiscal year between April 1, 2012 and March 31, 2020, the Minister shall make additional fiscal equalization offset payments to the Province, determined in accordance with the formula set out in section 8 if

    • (a) the Province qualified for a fiscal equalization payment in the 2010-2011 or 2011-2012 fiscal year;

    • (b) the Province’s per capita net debt as of March 31, 2012 was not lower than that of at least four other provinces; and

    • (c) the Province receives a fiscal equalization payment for that fiscal year.

  • Marginal note:Determination of per capita net debt

    (2) For the purpose of paragraph (1)(b), “per capita net debt” for a province as of March 31, 2012 means the amount determined by the Minister in accordance with the regulations.

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