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BOD Decision -2008/10/07-02 – Work Experience in Independent Secondary Schools

On October 7, 2008 the Board of Directors passed a resolution extending coverage under section 3(7)(b) of the Act to independent secondary school students engaged in work study programs as deemed workers of the Crown in right of the Province. This ensures students in independent secondary schools receive the same coverage and protection as students in public secondary schools while completing their work study/work experience graduation requirements.

The resolution came into effect January 1, 2009.

Meeting Date: Oct 7, 2008 File type: PDF (31 KB) Asset type: Policy & Regulation Decision