Interpretation Guidelines Manual British Columbia Employment Standards Act and Regulations

EMPLOYMENT STANDARDS ACT - PART 11 - ENFORCEMENT

ESA Section 93 – Release of assets


Contents:

Summary
Text of Legislation
Policy Interpretation
Related Information


Summary

This section explains the conditions under which the director may release previously seized assets. 


Text of Legislation

93. The director must release an asset seized under section 92 if satisfied that the asset is owned by someone other than a person required to pay under a determination, a settlement agreement or an order of the tribunal.


Policy Interpretation

If the director is satisfied that the assets seized under s.92 are not owed by an employer or other person named in a determination, settlement agreement or order of the Tribunal the director must return the assets to the person from whom they were seized.


Related Information

Related sections of the Act or Regulation

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