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Department of Employment and Social Development Act

Version of section 28.1 from 2013-03-01 to 2022-09-11:


Marginal note:Registration

  •  (1) Any person who is employed in insurable employment as defined in the Employment Insurance Act or who is a self-employed person in respect of whom Part VII.1 of that Act applies must be registered with the Commission.

  • Marginal note:Register

    (2) The Commission shall maintain a register containing the names of the persons referred to in subsection (1) and any other information that it determines is necessary to accurately identify them.

  • Marginal note:Social Insurance Number

    (3) The Commission shall assign to each person registered with it a number that is suitable for use as a file number or account number or for data processing purposes, and that number is the person’s Social Insurance Number for any purpose for which a Social Insurance Number is required.

  • Marginal note:Social Insurance Number card

    (4) The Commission may issue to each person registered with it a card containing the person’s name and Social Insurance Number.

  • 2005, c. 30, s. 129
  • 2008, c. 28, s. 133
  • 2012, c. 19, s. 304
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