Marginal note:Civil liability of directors
251.18 Directors of a corporation are jointly and severally liable for wages and other amounts to which an employee is entitled under this Part, to a maximum amount equivalent to six months’ wages, to the extent that
(a) the entitlement arose during the particular director’s incumbency; and
(b) recovery of the amount from the corporation is impossible or unlikely.
- 1993, c. 42, s. 37.
251.19 For the purposes of section 251.18 and subsection 257(3), cooperatives shall be deemed to be corporations.
- 1993, c. 42, s. 37.
Information and Returns
Marginal note:Information and returns
252. (1) Every employer shall furnish such information relating to the wages of his employees, their hours of work and their general holidays, annual vacations and conditions of work, and make such returns thereon from time to time as the Minister may require.
Marginal note:Records to be kept
(2) Every employer shall make and keep for a period of at least thirty-six months after work is performed the records required to be kept by regulations made pursuant to paragraph 264(a) and those records shall be available at all reasonable times for examination by an inspector.
(3) Subsections (1) and (2) do not apply in respect of hours worked by employees who are
(a) excluded from the application of Division I under subsection 167(2); or
(b) exempt from the application of sections 169 and 171 pursuant to regulations made under paragraph 175(1)(b).
- R.S., 1985, c. L-2, s. 252;
- R.S., 1985, c. 9 (1st Supp.), s. 18;
- 1993, c. 42, s. 38.
Marginal note:Notice to furnish information
253. (1) Where the Minister is authorized to require a person to furnish information under this Part or the regulations, the Minister may require the information to be furnished by a notice to that effect served personally or sent by registered or certified mail addressed to the latest known address of the person for whom the notice is intended, and that person
(a) where the notice is sent by registered or certified mail, shall be deemed to have received the notice on the seventh day after the day on which it was mailed; and
(b) shall furnish the information within such reasonable time as is specified in the notice.
Marginal note:Proof of service of notice
(2) A certificate purporting to be signed by the Minister certifying that a notice was sent by registered or certified mail to the person to whom it was addressed, accompanied by an identifying post office certificate of the registration or certification and a true copy of the notice, is admissible in evidence and is proof of the statements contained therein without proof of the signature or official character of the person appearing to have signed the certificate.
Marginal note:Proof of failure to comply
(3) Where the Minister is authorized to require a person to furnish information under this Part or the regulations, a certificate of the Minister certifying that the information has not been furnished is admissible in evidence and in the absence of any evidence to the contrary is proof of the statements contained therein.
Marginal note:Proof of documents
(4) A certificate of the Minister certifying that a document annexed thereto is a document or a true copy of the document made by or on behalf of the Minister shall be admitted in evidence and has the same force and effect as if it had been proven in the ordinary way.
Marginal note:Proof of authority
(5) A certificate under this section signed or purporting to be signed by the Minister is admissible in evidence without proof of the Minister’s appointment or signature.
- R.S., 1985, c. L-2, s. 253;
- 1993, c. 42, s. 39.
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