Fee Waivers for Victims Regulations
made under subsection 2(1A) of the
Costs and Fees Act
R.S.N.S. 1989, c. 104
O.I.C. 2009-181 (April 14, 2009), N.S. Reg. 190/2009
1 These regulations may be cited as the Fee Waivers for Victims Regulations.
2 In these regulations,
(a) “Act” means the Costs and Fees Act;
(b) “restitution order” means an order made under section 732.1, section 738,section 739 or section 742.3 of the Criminal Code (Canada) ordering anamount to be paid as restitution to a person;
(c) “victim” means victim as defined in the Victims’ Rights and Services Act.
Fee to be waived
3 A person responsible for collecting a fee under the Act must waive the fee payable by avictim for any of the following:
(a) filing a restitution order;
(b) entering as a judgment the amount ordered to be paid under a restitution order;
(c) enforcing a restitution order.