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Public Service Employment Act (S.C. 2003, c. 22, ss. 12, 13 )

Act current to 2023-01-11 and last amended on 2021-06-29. Previous Versions

Marginal note:Priority — surplus employees

 Notwithstanding section 41, after a deputy head informs an employee that the employee will be laid off pursuant to subsection 64(1) and before the lay-off becomes effective, the Commission may appoint the employee in priority to all other persons to another position under the deputy head’s jurisdiction if the Commission is satisfied that the employee meets the essential qualifications referred to in paragraph 30(2)(a) and that it is in the best interests of the public service to make the appointment.

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