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HST

Abbreviation for:
haematopoietic stem cell transplantation
Harvard Step Test, see there
hereditary stomatocytosis
higher surgical trainee 
higher surgical training, see there 
human serum transferase
hydroxysteroid sulphotransferase
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In 2011, residents of British Columbia approved a referendum to repeal the Harmonized Sales Tax (HST) and reinstate the Provincial Sales Tax (PST).
The Harmonized Sales Tax catalyzed one of the most interesting political and policy debates in British Columbia's history.
On April 18, 2012, the government of Prince Edward Island announced it had entered into formal negotiations with the federal government to replace the provincial sales tax (PST) with a harmonized sales tax (HST), effective April 1, 2013.
The initiative, led by former Premier William (Bill) Vander Zalm, proposed new legislation to extinguish the 12 percent harmonized sales tax, which came into effect on July 1, 2010.
This is on top of the $40 million in new annual funding the province will provide across all 13 regional organizations, derived mainly from additional revenues from the Harmonized Sales Tax.
Batchawana First Nation Chief Dean Sayers spoke with Windspeaker in January about the efforts in his community to build a movement of resistance against the imposition of the Harmonized Sales Tax on his people in Ontario.
As a result of an August 2011 referendum, the Province is reverting from the Harmonized Sales Tax to the provincial sales tax, effective April 2013).
The budget also provided further details on the economic benefits of the proposed 12 percent Harmonized Sales Tax (HST).
Initially, there had been some expectation the spring would have been a busy one for companies like Lauzon's as consumers try to beat the June implementation of the harmonized sales tax (HST).