The province of Nova Scotia is accepting applications from individuals interested in being appointed to serve on adjudicative agencies, boards and commissions. Adjudicative boards are agencies, boards and commissions with quasi-judicial functions. These boards review evidence, make findings of fact and law, and make decisions affecting a person’s liberty, security or legal rights. For a complete list of current and upcoming vacancies, or to learn more about the appointment process, visit the Executive Council office website at www.gov.ns.ca/exec_council or call 902-424-4877 in Halifax Regional Municipality or toll free at 1-800-206-6844. Closing date for applications is May 16. The province is committed to affirmative action to promote equitable participation of aboriginal persons, women, persons with disabilities and members of racially visible groups where they are under-represented.