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National Defence Act

Version of section 271 from 2003-01-01 to 2005-03-31:

Marginal note:Compensation to certain public service employees

  •  (1) Compensation may, to such extent, in such manner and to such persons as the Governor in Council may by regulation prescribe, be paid in respect of disability or death resulting from injury or disease or aggravation thereof incurred by any person while

    • (a) employed in the public service of Canada,

    • (b) employed under the direction of any part of the public service of Canada, or

    • (c) engaged, with or without remuneration, in an advisory, supervisory or consultative capacity in or on behalf of the public service of Canada,

    and performing any function in relation to the Canadian Forces or any forces cooperating with the Canadian Forces, if the injury or disease or aggravation thereof arose out of or was directly connected with the performance of that function.

  • Marginal note:Restriction

    (2) No compensation shall be paid under subsection (1) in respect of any disability or death for which a pension is paid or payable by virtue of any of the provisions of the Pension Act.

  • R.S., 1985, c. N-5, s. 271
  • 1998, c. 35, s. 83

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