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Employment Insurance Act

Version of section 21 from 2013-03-24 to 2018-08-11:


Marginal note:Illness, etc. — minor attachment claimants

  •  (1) A minor attachment claimant who ceases work because of illness, injury or quarantine is not entitled to receive benefits while unable to work for that reason.

  • Marginal note:Limitation

    (2) If benefits are payable to a claimant as a result of illness, injury or quarantine and any allowances, money or other benefits are payable to the claimant for that illness, injury or quarantine under a provincial law, the benefits payable to the claimant under this Act shall be reduced or eliminated as prescribed.

  • Marginal note:Deduction

    (3) If earnings are received by a claimant for a period in a week of unemployment during which the claimant is incapable of work because of illness, injury or quarantine, subsection 19(2) does not apply and, subject to subsection 19(3), all those earnings shall be deducted from the benefits payable for that week.

  • 1996, c. 23, s. 21
  • 2012, c. 27, s. 16
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