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The Civil Service Amendment Act (Employment Preference for Reservists with Active Service)

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S.M. 2017, c. 41

Bill 215, 2 nd Session, 41st Legislature

The Civil Service Amendment Act (Employment Preference for Reservists with Active Service)

Explanatory Note

This note is a reader's aid and is not part of the law.

Currently under The Civil Service Act, employment preference is given to veterans. This Act extends that preference to include reservists with the Canadian Forces who were in active service.

(Assented to November 10, 2017)

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

C.C.S.M. c. C110 amended

1           The Civil Service Act is amended by this Act.

2           Clause 14(2)(a) is amended by replacing the part after subclause (ii) with the following:

and who

(iii) has left that service with an honourable record or has been honourably discharged from the service,

(iv) continues to serve as a member of the reserve force of the Canadian Forces, or

(v) in the case of a member of a First Nation or a person who is a citizen of Canada and the United States of America, continues to serve as a member of the reserve force of the Canadian Forces or a reserve component of the United States Armed Forces;

Coming into force

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