Interpretation Guidelines Manual British Columbia Employment Standards Act and Regulations

EMPLOYMENT STANDARDS ACT - PART 1 - INTRODUCTORY PROVISIONS

ESA Section 1 – Definitions – Director


Contents:

Summary
Text of Legislation
Policy Interpretation
Related Information


Summary

This section contains definitions for terms used throughout the Employment Standards Act and its Regulations.


Text of Legislation

"director" means the Director of Employment Standards appointed under the Public Service Act and, in relation to a function, duty or power that the director has under section 117 of this Act delegated to another person, "director" includes that other person;


Policy Interpretation

Under s.117 of the Employment Standards Act, the Director of Employment Standards may delegate the director’s functions, duties or powers under the Act.

This delegation includes, but is not limited to, employees of the Employment Standards Branch.


Related Information

Related sections of the Act or Regulation

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