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Newfoundland and Labrador
Regulation 2003



Department of Finance Notice, 2003
under the
Executive Council Act
(O.C. 2003-366)

(Filed July 18, 2003)

Under the authority of section 5 of the Executive Council Act, the Lieutenant-Governor in Council gives the following Notice.

Dated at St. Johnís, July 11, 2003.

Tim Murphy
Deputy Clerk of the Executive Council



††††††† 1. Short title

††††††† 2. Definitions

††††††† 3. Departmental structure confirmed

††††††† 4. Powers and duties of the minister

††††††† 5. Repeal


Short title

††††††† 1. This Notice may be cited as the Department of Finance Notice, 2003.


††††††† 2. In this Notice

†††††††††††† (a)"department" means the Department of Finance; and

†††††††††††† (b)"minister" means the Minister of Finance.

Departmental structure confirmed

††††††† 3. (1) The departmental structure is confirmed by Order in Council 2003-366.

†††††††††††† (2)The department has three branches, as follows:

†††††††††††† (a)Debt Management and Pensions Administration;

†††††††††††† (b)Taxation and Fiscal Policy; and

†††††††††††† (c)Economics and Statistics.

†††††††††††† (3)The department is presided over by the minister.

Powers and duties of the minister

††††††† 4. The powers, functions and duties of the minister include the supervision, control and direction of all matters relating to

†††††††††††† (a)economic policy and statistics;

†††††††††††† (b)debt management;

†††††††††††† (c)administration of pensions and employee benefits;

†††††††††††† (d)tax policy and administration of tax statutes;

†††††††††††† (e)Federal/Provincial fiscal arrangements;

††††††††††††† (f)project analysis; and

†††††††††††† (g)the administration of the Acts set out in the Schedule and of all orders and regulations passed or made under those Acts, including those powers, functions or duties necessary or desirable for carrying out the purpose of those Acts,

which are not, or in so far as they are not, the responsibility of another minister, agency, body, corporation, board, organization or person.


††††††† 5. The Department of Finance Notice, Newfoundland and Labrador Regulation 61/96, is repealed.


†††††††††††††† 1.Crown Guarantee and Loan Act

†††††††††††††† 2.Crown Royalties Act

†††††††††††††† 3.Financial Administration Act (with Executive Council)

†††††††††††††† 4.Financial Corporations Capital Tax Act

†††††††††††††† 5.Gasoline Tax Act

†††††††††††††† 6.Government Money Purchase Pension Plan Act

†††††††††††††† 7.Government-Corner Brook Pulp and Paper Limited Agreements Acts

†††††††††††††† 8.Health and Post-Secondary Education Tax Act

†††††††††††††† 9.Horse Racing Regulation and Tax Act

†††††††††††† 10.Income Tax Act, 2000

†††††††††††† 11.Industrial Development Corporation Act

†††††††††††† 12.Insurance Companies Tax Act

†††††††††††† 13.Labrador Transportation Initiative Fund Act

†††††††††††† 14.Liquor Control Act

†††††††††††† 15.Liquor Corporation Act

†††††††††††† 16.Loan (Canada Pension Plan Investment Fund) Act, 1966

†††††††††††† 17.Loan Act

†††††††††††† 18.Loan and Guarantee Act,1957

†††††††††††† 19.Local Authority Guarantee Act, 1957

†††††††††††† 20.Lotteries Act

†††††††††††† 21.Medical Association Agreement Act

†††††††††††† 22.Members of the House of Assembly Pensions Act

†††††††††††† 23.Mining and Mineral Rights Tax Act, 2002

†††††††††††† 24.Municipal Financing Corporation Act

†††††††††††† 25.Offshore Area Corporate Income Tax Act

†††††††††††† 26.Pension Contributions Reduction Act

†††††††††††† 27.Pensions Funding Act

†††††††††††† 28.Pippy Park Commission Act

†††††††††††† 29.Portability of Pensions Act

†††††††††††† 30.Public Service Pensions Act, 1991

†††††††††††† 31.Retail Sales Tax Act

†††††††††††† 32.School Tax Authorities Winding Up Act

†††††††††††† 33.Services Charges Act

†††††††††††† 34.Statistics Agency Act

†††††††††††† 35.Stock Savings Tax Credit Act

†††††††††††† 36.Supply Acts

†††††††††††† 37.Tax Agreement Act

†††††††††††† 38.Taxation of Utilities and Cable Television Companies Act (with Municipal and Provincial Affairs)

†††††††††††† 39.Teachersí Pensions Act

†††††††††††† 40.Tobacco Tax Act

†††††††††††† 41.Uniformed Services Pensions Act, 1991

†††††††††††† 42.Venture Capital Act

†††††††††††† 43.War Service Pensions Act