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Employment Standards Act-1974 - Equal Pay and Benefits 1976

Category:EMPLOYMENT CONDITIONS
Sub-Category:PART-TIME WORKERS
Resolution Number:200.30.2
Club:Toronto
Year:1974
Status:Resolved
Reaffirmed:
Comments:

THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED THAT the Business and Professional Women's Clubs of Ontario
reaffirm Resolutions No. 4 of 1976 to urge the Government of Ontario to amend the Employment Standards Act 1974 to provide:
(a) that equal pay provisions shall apply to persons performing substantially similar work on a continuous part-time basis as to those performing the work on a continuous full-time basis,
whether or not the work is performed by persons of different sex, and
(b) that continuous part-time employees shall be eligible at least on a voluntary and pro rata basis, for all benefits covered under Part X of the Act, where such benefits are provided to full-time
employees.

 

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