Region 3
Halifax Regional Municipality
and Hants East






Region 3 Executive  
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and Functions



 
Resolutions presented by Region 3 and approved at 2019 Convention 

 

THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED that NSGREA encourage the Provincial Executive to continue to investigate how members and potential new members might be able to pay their annual membership fees by e-transfer.

 

 THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED that NSGREA set up a provincial standing pensions committee to help achieve these long overdue changes and to help encourage NSGREA members to get involved with their pension concerns.

 

 THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED that NSGREA contact both the Public Service Commission and the NSGEU to recognize and express our concerns about any possible changes to the retiree health benefits for NSGREA health care retiree members.

 

 THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED that NSGREA develop a privacy policy for its members as soon as possible.

 

 THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED that the NSGREA Executive strike a Constitution and Bylaws Committee with the goal to bring an updated Constitution and Bylaws forward at the 2020 annual convention.

 

 THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED that the NSGREA Executive develop a tracking system to report on the status and provide an update on any resolution that has been passed at the annual convention of the Association.

 

 THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED that in the future all correspondence and discussions clearly identify which specific Pension Plan is being referred to.

 

 THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED that the NSGREA write both the Federal and Provincial Governments and be on record against the practice of payment for plasma and blood donations and request a federal and provincial ban on payment for plasma and blood donations.

 

 THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED that the NSGREA request that the Province of Nova Scotia to fully integrate the home care sector as part of the Nova Scotia’s public health care system; and

BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED that the NSGREA request the Province to work with stakeholders to ensure the issues identified by home care workers are appropriately addressed.

 

 THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED that the NSGREA call on the Federal Government to establish a national universal pharmacare program; and

 BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED that the national universal pharmacare program must be governed by the principles of the Canada Health Act.





Presentation at 2018 Convention

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NSGREA President Bernard Conrad presenting
Region 3 Past President C. Ernest Pass
with a Certificate of Recognition
for his valuable contribution and dedicated service to the
Nova Scotia Government Retired Employees Association
.



2020 Meeting Schedule

2020

  MEETING CANCELLATION NOTICE  

In light of the escalating coronavirus crisis, the NSGREA Region 3 Executive has decided to cancel our meeting for Thursday, March 26, 2020.

We hope to reschedule our next meeting as soon as it is safe to do so.

 We would continue to welcome your questions and concerns about our PSSP pension plan.  

Please contact: Ian Johnson at:  johnsonianfeb@gmail.com or at: 902-478-2749.

 If you have any other questions, please feel free to contact Don Goss (President) at 902-449-9279, or Ian Johnson (Secretary) at 902-478-2749.

 Please be safe and take special care during this difficult time,





Thursday, May 28, 2020 at 1:30pm (Meeting & AGM)
Location: TBA

Thursday, October 29, 2020 at 1:30pm
Location: TBA


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Meeting Agendas  2020



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Meeting Minutes


Click  HERE  to see an approved copy of the Minutes from the January 25, 2018 meeting held in Halifax.

Click  HERE  to see an approved copy of the Minutes from the March 22, 2018 meeting held in Halifax.

Click  HERE  to see an approved copy of the Minutes from the May 24, 2018 meeting held in Halifax.

Click  HERE  to see an approved copy of the Minutes from the October 18, 2018 meeting held in Halifax.

Click  HERE  to see an approved copy of the Minutes from the January 17, 2019 meeting held in Dartmouth.

 Click  HERE  to see an approved copy of the Minutes from the March 21, 2019 meeting held in Dartmouth.

Click  HERE  to see an approved copy of the Minutes from the May 16, 2019 meeting held in Dartmouth.

 Click  HERE  to see an approved copy of the Minutes from the October 15, 2019 meeting held in Dartmouth.

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Region 3 Executive


The following table displays the current slate of officers for Region 3, as of the May 16, 2019 Regional Meeting.



President
Vice President
Secretary
Treasurer
Member-at-Large
Member-at-Large
Member-at-Large
Past President
Don Goss (902-449-9279
Karen Turner-Lienaux (902-402-5216)
Ian Johnson (902-479-2231)

Ernestine Gouthro (902-443-7921)
Donald White (902-465-4492)

Art Beaver (902-802-9563)
Kathleen Bugbee (902-220-8485)  Cell
C. Ernest Pass (902-477-5155)

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Scheduled  Speakers for 2020



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Important Announcements and Functions


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Meeting Location

Click HERE for a MAP
of the NSGEU's building location at
255 John Savage Avenue, (Burnside Park) Dartmouth NS
for the March & May meetings

  
The Executive of Region 3 currently meets at a time and place at the President's discretion
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