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New EI benefit; Proposed accessibility legislation in manitoba
|Canadian HR Reporter|Last Updated: 09/25/2012

New EI benefit

Ottawa — the federal government is proposing a new employment insurance benefit for parents who take time off work to care for their critically ill or injured children. Parents or legal guardians could apply for up to 35 weeks of the benefit, which may be combined with other benefits or shared between parents.

Proposed accessibility legislation in manitoba