March 8, 1935 (17th Parliament, 6th Session)

CON

Ambrose Upton Gledstanes Bury

Conservative (1867-1942)

Mr. BURY:

May I ask the leader of the
house whether the British act has in it any provision enabling the commission to sue employers for contributions in default? In this bill there is nothing of that nature, and what I am afraid of is that in the event of such a default, if the suggestion is made that the commission should sue the defaulting employer, the answer may be: We have
I Sir George Perley.]
no power under this measure to sue him; the only person under it who has power to sue in such case is the workman.

Topic:   UNEMPLOYMENT INSURANCE
Subtopic:   MEASURE TO ESTABLISH AN UNEMPLOYMENT AND SOCIAL INSURANCE COMMISSION
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