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Reconsideration Request Regulations (SOR/2013-63)

Regulations are current to 2024-05-01 and last amended on 2013-04-01. Previous Versions

Reconsideration Request Regulations



Registration 2013-03-28

Reconsideration Request Regulations

P.C. 2013-362 2013-03-28

His Excellency the Governor General in Council, on the recommendation of the Minister of Human Resources and Skills Development, pursuant to subsection 112(3)Footnote a of the Employment Insurance ActFootnote b, makes the annexed Reconsideration Request Regulations.

Marginal note:General circumstances

  •  (1) For the purposes of paragraph 112(1)(b) of the Employment Insurance Act and subject to subsection (2), the Commission may allow a longer period to make a request for reconsideration of a decision if the Commission is satisfied that there is a reasonable explanation for requesting a longer period and the person has demonstrated a continuing intention to request a reconsideration.

  • Marginal note:Particular circumstances

    (2) The Commission must also be satisfied that the request for reconsideration has a reasonable chance of success, and that no prejudice would be caused to the Commission or a party by allowing a longer period to make the request, if the request for reconsideration

    • (a) is made after the 365-day period after the day on which the decision was communicated to the person;

    • (b) is made by a person who submitted another application for benefits after the decision was communicated to the person; or

    • (c) is made by a person who has requested the Commission to rescind or amend the decision under section 111 of the Employment Insurance Act.

Marginal note:Coming into force

 These Regulations come into force on April 1, 2013.


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