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S.M. 2011, c. 24
Bill 34, 5th Session, 39th Legislature
The Workers Compensation Amendment Act (Presumption re OFC Personnel)
(Assented to June 16, 2011)
HER MAJESTY, by and with the advice and consent of the Legislative Assembly of Manitoba, enacts as follows:
Subsection 4(5.1) is amended by adding the following definition:
"OFC personnel" means personnel of the office of the fire commissioner, as provided for in The Fires Prevention and Emergency Response Act, whose duties include
(a) investigating the cause, origin and circumstances of fires,
(b) fire fighting, or
Subsection 4(5.2) is amended
(a) in the section heading, by striking out "cancer and firefighters" and substituting "cancer — firefighters and OFC personnel";
(b) in the part before clause (a), by striking out "or part-time firefighter" and substituting ", a part-time firefighter or a member of OFC personnel"; and
Clause 4(5.5)(b) is replaced with the following:
Subsection 4(5.6) is amended
(a) in the section heading, by striking out "injury to firefighters" and substituting "injury — firefighters and OFC personnel"; and
Subclause 4(5.7)(a)(ii) is amended by striking out "and part-time firefighters" and substituting ", part-time firefighters and OFC personnel".
This Act comes into force on the day it receives royal assent.