Tag: Leaves of Absence

  • Manitoba Bill 20 re Employment Standards Code

    The Manitoba government introduced Bill 20, The Employment Standards Code Amendment Act (2), for first reading on March 20, 2018. If passed, the Bill will make a number of changes to the Manitoba Employment Standards Code, including:

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  • Quebec Bill 176 re Labour Standards

    The Quebec government introduced Bill 176, An Act to amend the Act respecting labour standards and other legislative provisions mainly to facilitate family-work balance, for first reading on March 20, 2018. The Bill includes the following amendments to the Act respecting labour standards (the Act):

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  • New Brunswick Passes Bill 44 re Employment Standards – Leaves of Absence

    The New Brunswick government Bill 44, An Act to Amend the Employment Standards Act, received royal assent on March 16, 2018. The Bill includes the following amendments to the leave of absence provisions in the New Brunswick Employment Standards Act:

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  • Newfoundland Regulation re Definition of Family Member

    Regulation 19/18 amends the Labour Standards Regulations to update the definition of family member for purposes of the compassionate care and critical illness leave provisions in the Newfoundland Labour Standards Act.

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  • Newfoundland Passes Bill 29 re Labour Standards Act – Leaves of Absence

    The Newfoundland government Bill 29, An Act to Amend the Labour Standards Act, received royal assent on March 12, 2018. The Bill includes the following amendments to the Newfoundland Labour Standards Act (the Act):

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  • Ontario Bill 148 Amendments Coming into Force January 1, 2018

    Last year, Ontario passed Bill 148, Fair Workplaces, Better Jobs Act, 2017. Bill 148 made substantial amendments to the Employment Standards Act, 2000 (ESA) and the Labour Relations Act (LRA), many of which come into force on January 1, 2018. 

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