Human Resources Legislative Update
Helping Families in Need Act Passes Second Reading, Referred to Committee
Date: October 16, 2012
On October 2, 2012, Bill C-44, Helping Families in Need Act, passed Second Reading and was referred to the Standing Committee on Human Resources, Skills and Social Development and the Status of Persons with Disabilities. As previously reported, among other things Bill C-44, if passed, will make certain amendments to the Employment Insurance Act and the Canada Labour Code.