Angela Simmonds

Legislation enshrines Mi’kmaw as Nova Scotia’s first language

Legislation enshrines Mi’kmaw as Nova Scotia’s first language Mikmaki

Legislation introduced April 7, recognizes Mi’kmaw as Nova Scotia’s first language and will support efforts to preserve and promote it now and for future generations. The legislation will be proclaimed on a mutually agreeable date with Mi’kmaw leadership, and it will take effect on October 1, Treaty Day.