Legislative roundup: Changes in payroll laws and regulations from across Canada

Parents receiving EI benefits who fall ill may be eligible for sickness benefits • PRPP legislation in B.C. on hold • Reminder: Quebec minimum wage increasing May 1
|Canadian Payroll Reporter|Last Updated: 04/10/2013

CANADA

Parents receiving EI benefits who fall ill may be eligible for sickness benefits

As of March 24, parents who fall ill or become injured while receiving parental benefits may be eligible for employment insurance (EI) sickness benefits with new provisions under the Employment Insurance Act.