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Merchant Seamen Compensation Act

Version of section 43 from 2013-10-30 to 2023-09-19:

Marginal note:Semi-monthly or monthly payments

  •  (1) Whenever the Minister considers it advisable, the payment of compensation may be made semi-monthly or monthly instead of weekly.

  • Marginal note:Residence outside Canada

    (2) Subject to section 23, if a seaman or a dependant is not a resident of Canada or ceases to reside in Canada, the periods of payments may be otherwise fixed or the compensation commuted as the Minister considers appropriate.

  • R.S., 1985, c. M-6, s. 43
  • 2012, c. 31, s. 252
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