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Employment Insurance (Fishing) Regulations (SOR/96-445)

Regulations are current to 2022-07-25 and last amended on 2021-09-26. Previous Versions

Adaptations Relating to the Reduction of Premiums for Fishers Covered by a Provincial Plan and for their Employers

 [Repealed, SOR/2016-206, s. 17]

 [Repealed, SOR/2016-206, s. 17]

Extension of Benefit Period

 If the child or children of a fisher who has received or is entitled to receive provincial benefits are hospitalized during the period referred to in subsection 23(2) of the Act, the fisher’s benefit period is considered to be extended under subsection 8(11.2) by the number of weeks during which the child or children are hospitalized.

  • SOR/2006-198, s. 1

 For the purpose of extending a fisher’s benefit period under subsection 8(11.3),

  • (a) a reference in that subsection to benefits paid for one of the reasons mentioned in paragraphs 12(3)(a) and (b) of the Act is considered to include a reference to provincial benefits paid for the same reasons; and

  • (b) the reference in that subsection to “the benefit period is extended so that those benefits may be paid up to that maximum total number of weeks” shall be read as a reference to “the benefit period is extended so that those benefits paid for one of the reasons mentioned in paragraphs 12(3)(c) to (f) may be paid up to the applicable maximum number of weeks established for those reasons”.

  • SOR/2006-198, s. 1
  • SOR/2013-103, s. 3
  • SOR/2017-227, s. 3

No Double Counting of Weeks

 If a week of provincial benefits has been taken into account for the purpose of any of sections 76.11 to 76.13 or 76.19 of the Employment Insurance Regulations, a week of benefits paid under section 22 or 23 of the Act shall not be taken into account for that same purpose.

  • SOR/2006-198, s. 1
  • SOR/2012-263, s. 5
  • SOR/2016-206, s. 18

 [Repealed, 2021, c. 23, s. 356]

 [Repealed, 2021, c. 23, s. 356]

 [Repealed, 2021, c. 23, s. 356]

 
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