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S.M. 2005, c. 53
Bill 8, 4th Session, 38th Legislature
The Official Time Amendment Act
| Bill 8 (38-4)
as distributed after 1st reading
(Assented to December 8, 2005)
HER MAJESTY, by and with the advice and consent of the Legislative Assembly of Manitoba, enacts as follows:
1 The Official Time Act is amended by this Act.
2 Section 2 is replaced with the following:
2(1) Except as provided in this section, Central Standard Time must be used and observed throughout the province as the official time.
2(2) Subject to subsection (3), daylight saving time — being the time one hour in advance of Central Standard Time — must be used and observed throughout the province
(a) in 2006, from 2:00 a.m. on the first Sunday in April until 2:00 a.m. on the last Sunday in October; and
(b) in 2007 and every year after that, from 2:00 a.m. on the second Sunday in March until 2:00 a.m. on the first Sunday in November.
2(3) The Lieutenant Governor in Council may make regulations varying a period of daylight saving time established by subsection (2).
3 This Act comes into force on the day it receives royal assent.