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Second Session, Thirty-Eighth Legislature

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Bill 33

THE PUBLIC SERVANTS INSURANCE AMENDMENT ACT


Explanatory Note

(Assented to                                         )

HER MAJESTY, by and with the advice and consent of the Legislative Assembly of Manitoba, enacts as follows:

C.C.S.M. c. P270 amended

1           The Public Servants Insurance Act is amended by this Act.

2           The definition "public servant" in section 1 is amended by striking out "and" after clause (d), adding "and" at the end of clause (e) and adding the following after clause (e):

(f) a member of a class of officers or employees designated by regulation as public servants for the purpose of this Act;

3           The following is added after section 17:

Regulations

18          The Lieutenant Governor in Council may by regulation designate any class of officers or employees of the government or of a government agency as public servants for the purpose of this Act.

Coming into force

4           This Act comes into force on the day it receives royal assent.

Explanatory Note

This Bill enables the Lieutenant Governor in Council to expand the classes of employees who may participate in the group life insurance plan under The Public Servants Insurance Act.