O. Reg. 66/20: INFECTIOUS DISEASE EMERGENCY LEAVESkip to content
|current||March 19, 2020 – (e-Laws currency date)|
Employment Standards Act, 2000
INFECTIOUS DISEASE EMERGENCY LEAVE
Consolidation Period: From March 19, 2020 to the e-Laws currency date.
This is the English version of a bilingual regulation.
1. For the purposes of section 50.1 of the Act, the following diseases are designated as infectious diseases:
1. Diseases caused by a novel coronavirus, including Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS), Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS) and Coronavirus (COVID-19).
Entitlement start date
2. Entitlement to emergency leave under clause 50.1 (1.1) (b) of the Act because of a reason related to Coronavirus (COVID-19) is deemed to have started on January 25, 2020.