Second Session, Thirty-Eighth Legislature
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THE FATALITY INQUIRIES AMENDMENT ACT
(Assented to )
HER MAJESTY, by and with the advice and consent of the Legislative Assembly of Manitoba, enacts as follows:
1 The Fatality Inquiries Act is amended by this Act.
2 The following is added after subsection 43(2):
43(3) The statistical report shall separately state the number of deaths by suicide in relation to which the chief medical examiner concludes problem gambling or another gambling-related issue was a contributing factor or a possible contributing factor.
43(4) The minister must table a copy of the report in the Assembly within 15 days after receiving it if the Assembly is sitting or, if it is not sitting, within 15 days after it next begins sitting.
3 This Act comes into force on the day it receives royal assent.