Fourth Session, Thirty-Eighth Legislature
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THE OFFICIAL TIME AMENDMENT ACT
(Assented to )
HER MAJESTY, by and with the advice and consent of the Legislative Assembly of Manitoba, enacts as follows:
The Official Time Act is amended by this Act.
Section 2 is replaced with the following:
Except as provided in this section, Central Standard Time must be used and observed throughout the province as the official time.
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.
The Lieutenant Governor in Council may make regulations varying a period of daylight saving time established by subsection (2).
This Act comes into force on the day it receives royal assent.