11 April 2020 – In-person shareholder or member meetings deferred if more than five people required

Type of Intervention: Executive Order, Specific Action
Sectors Involved: Finance/Economy, Private Sector and Businesses
Level of Jurisdiction: NS
Lead People/Agency: Hon. Chuck Porter

Overview: This directive was to inform that all companies/societies/co-operatives will not hold any required shareholder or member meetings in-person if that would require more than 5 people. This statement directs organizations to rely on meeting deferrals or virtual meetings.
Full details here: https://novascotia.ca/coronavirus/docs/Ministers-direction-EMA-AGM.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.