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Canada Labour Code

Version of section 203 from 2019-09-01 to 2024-06-19:

Definition of multi-employer employment

  •  (1) In this Division, multi-employer employment, as more particularly defined by the regulations, means employment in any occupation or trade in which, by custom of that occupation or trade, any or all employees would in the usual course of a working month be ordinarily employed by more than one employer.

  • Marginal note:Regulations

    (2) The Governor in Council may make regulations

    • (a) defining more particularly the expression “multi-employer employment”; and

    • (b) modifying, to the extent that the Governor in Council considers necessary, the provisions of Division I.1, IV, V, VII, VIII, X, XI, XIII or XIV so that, as far as practicable, employees engaged in multi-employer employment will be entitled to the same rights and benefits under that Division as employees employed by one employer.

  • Marginal note:Idem, application

    (3) Any regulation made pursuant to subsection (2) may be made applicable to all federal works, undertakings or businesses or particularly to one or more such works, undertakings or businesses or such classes thereof or classes of employees thereof as may be specified in the regulations.

  • R.S., 1985, c. L-2, s. 203
  • R.S., 1985, c. 9 (1st Supp.), s. 9
  • 2017, c. 33, s. 204

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