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Employment Standards Act - 1974 Qualifying Period - 1989

Category:EMPLOYMENT CONDITIONS
Sub-Category:PREGNANCY LEAVE
Resolution Number:200.40.3
Club:Toronto
Year:1989
Status:Resolved
Reaffirmed:
Comments:

THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED THAT the Business and Professional Women's Clubs of Ontario reaffirm its resolution of 1980 to urge the Government of Ontario to amend the Employment Standards Act, Part XI, Sections 35 and 36 and to prohibit termination of employment or lay-off due to pregnancy.
FURTHER BE IT RESOLVED THAT the Business and Professional Women's Clubs of Ontario urge the Government of Ontario to amend the Employment Standards Act, Part XI Section 36 (1) by making the qualifying period for eligibility for pregnancy leave a period of fifty-two (52) weeks immediately preceding the estimated day of her delivery.

 

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