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Employment Insurance Act

Version of section 117 from 2003-01-01 to 2013-03-31:

Marginal note:Powers of umpire

 An umpire may decide any question of law or fact that is necessary for the disposition of an appeal and may

  • (a) dismiss the appeal;

  • (b) give the decision that the board of referees should have given;

  • (c) refer the matter back to the board of referees for re-hearing or re-determination in accordance with such directions as the umpire considers appropriate; or

  • (d) confirm, rescind or vary the decision of the board of referees in whole or in part.

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