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Fourth Session, Thirty-Ninth Legislature

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Bill 4

THE WORKPLACE SAFETY AND HEALTH 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. W210 amended

1           The Workplace Safety and Health Act is amended by this Act.

2           Subsection 55(1) is amended

(a) in clause (a), by striking out "$150,000." and substituting "$250,000."; and

(b) in clause (b), by striking out "$300,000." and substituting "$500,000.".

Coming into force

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

Explanatory Note

This Bill increases the maximum fines that may be imposed on a person who is found guilty of contravening The Workplace Safety and Health Act.