22 March 2020 – All municipalities and villages to discontinue in-person meetings

Type of Intervention: Executive Order, Specific Action
Sectors Involved: Executive Office, Local Government
Intervention Categories: Social and physical distancing measures; Gatherings, businesses, and services
Level of Jurisdiction: Nova Scotia
Lead People/Agency: Hon. Chuck Porter

Overview: This directive was to inform all municipalities and villages in the Province to discontinue holding in-person meetings.
Full details here: https://novascotia.ca/coronavirus/docs/ministers-letter-march-22-EMA-munic-HRM.pdf

Type of Justification: Advice of INTERNAL government advisory committee or group
Evidence/Justification: Based on the authority given by Section 14 of the Emergency Management Act.