2nd Session, 41st Legislature

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Bill 218


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(Assented to                                         )

WHEREAS small and medium-sized businesses form the backbone of Manitoba's economy;

AND WHEREAS a transparent, effective and efficient regulatory environment supports the sustainability of Manitoba businesses;

AND WHEREAS excessive regulation and unnecessary red tape create a drag on economic growth and a significant burden on the finances of both business and government;

AND WHEREAS eliminating unnecessary barriers fosters job creation , energizes Manitoba's economy and unleashes the province's true economic potential;

THEREFORE HER MAJESTY, by and with the advice and consent of the Legislative Assembly of Manitoba, enacts as follows:

Red Tape Reduction Day

1           In each year, the third Tuesday of September is to be known throughout Manitoba as Red Tape Reduction Day.

C.C.S.M. reference

2           This Act may be referred to as chapter R33 of the Continuing Consolidation of the Statutes of Manitoba.

Coming into force

3           This Act comes into force on the day it receives royal assent.

Explanatory Note

This Bill proclaims the third Tuesday in September of each year as Red Tape Reduction Day.