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|Canadian Payroll Reporter|Last Updated: 06/27/2013

Atlantic provinces examine changes to employment insurance

HALIFAX —The Atlantic provinces are conducting a regional consultation and research initiative to jointly review the impact of the federal government’s recent changes to the employment insurance (EI) program.

The Atlantic Premiers’ Panel on Impacts of Changes to Employment Insurance is comprised of a representative from each Atlantic province. The panel will work throughout the summer to analyze impacts of the changes in preparation for consultations in September.