Interpretation Guidelines Manual British Columbia Employment Standards Act and Regulations
EMPLOYMENT STANDARDS ACT - PART 1 - INTRODUCTORY PROVISIONS
ESA Section 1 – Definitions – Director
This section contains definitions for terms used throughout the Employment Standards Act and its Regulations.
"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;
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.
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