Legislation and Policies

This list of legislation is intended to indicate the scope of legislation the Department of Health and Social Services is mandated to implement and monitor.  Please note that this list is not a comprehensive list of all legislation affecting the delivery of health and social services.  The list does not reference other applicable territorial and federal legislation or regulations. 

For policies, please visit http://www.executive.gov.nt.ca/publications/policies/.

 

Aboriginal Custom Adoption Recognition Act  


Adoption Act 


Change of Name Act 


Child and Family Services Act


Dental Auxiliaries Act 


Dental Mechanics Act 


Dental Profession Act 


Emergency Medical Aid Act 


Guardianship and Trusteeship Act


Health Information Act 


Hospital Insurance and Health and Social Services Administration Act


Human Tissue Act


Intercountry Adoption (Hague Convention) Act 


Licensed Practical Nurses Act 


Marriage Act 


Medical Care Act 


Medical Profession Act 


Mental Health Act 


Midwifery Profession Act


Nursing Profession Act 


Ophthalmic Medical Assistant Act 


Optometry Act 


Personal Directives Act 


Pharmacy Act 


Psychologists Act 


Public Health Act 


Social Work Profession Act 


Tobacco Control Act 


Veterinary Profession Act 


Vital Statistics Act