In Committee from the Senate of Canada

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In Committee from the Senate of Canada - Social Affairs, Science and Technology - February 6, 2013

Social Affairs, Science and Technology

Conservative MP Dick Harris speaks to senators about his private member's bill to amend the Employment Insurance Act. Bill C-316 would remove the extension to EI qualifying and benefit periods for time spent in jail for convicts. This extension is not available to law-abiding Canadians except in certain circumstances. Mireille Laroche, a director at Human Resources and Skills Development Canada, also responds to questions

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