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Read the Rules of Practice and Procedure, Commissioners' Decision, Orders in Council and other documents related to our work.

Expenditures

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Expenditure Update Fiscal Years 2020/21 and 2021/22 pdf

Rules of Practice and Procedure

The Rules of Practice and Procedure (“the Rules”) were developed collaboratively with Participants to ensure everyone has a common understanding of the roles, processes and approach for public proceedings—including public hearings, roundtables, panels and community meetings.

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Rules of Practice and Procedure pdf

Decisions

These are official decisions from the Commissioners that relate to our process like the Participation Decision or witnessed to be called during a proceeding.

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Decision Regarding Rule 43 Accommodation Requests pdf

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Participation Decision Addendum V pdf

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Decision with respect to proposed witnesses by Participants relating to the Portapique Foundational Documents pdf

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Participation Decision Addendum IV pdf

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Participation Decision Addendum III pdf

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Participation Decision Addendum II pdf

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Participation Decision Addendum pdf

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Participation Decision pdf

Orders in Council

The details of the Commission's mandate are found below in official documents known as Orders in Council (OICs), issued by the federal and Nova Scotia governments, which provide the direction, guidelines, and parameters for the Commission to proceed with its work and the authority it can exercise in doing so. Read a summary of the mandate here.

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Order in Council: Government of Canada pdf

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Order in Council: Government of Nova Scotia pdf

Call for Applications for Participation (Standing)

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Applications for Participation - Rules on Participation and Funding pdf

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Call for Applications for Participation pdf

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Participation and Funding Form pdf

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Notice to Potential Participants February 9, 2021 pdf

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