Employment Insurance Act

Version of section 63 from 2016-06-22 to 2018-03-31:


Marginal note:Agreements for paying costs of similar benefits and measures

  •  (1) The Commission may, with the approval of the Minister, enter into an agreement with a government or government agency in Canada or any other public or private organization to provide for the payment of contributions for all or a portion of

    • (a) any costs of benefits or measures provided by the government, government agency or organization that are similar to employment benefits or support measures under this Part and are consistent with the purpose and guidelines of this Part; and

    • (b) any administration costs that the government, government agency or organization incurs in providing the benefits or measures.

  • Marginal note:Insured participants

    (2) An agreement may be entered into under subsection (1) with a government even if the benefits provided by that government are provided only for an insured participant as defined in section 58 as it read immediately before June 23, 2015, the text of which is set out in Schedule III.

  • 1996, c. 23, s. 63
  • 2015, c. 36, s. 154
  • 2016, c. 7, s. 217
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