Canada Labour Code (R.S., 1985, c. L-2)

Content last updated 2014.06.18

Summary Description

An Act to consolidate certain statutes respecting labour.

Administration: Minister of Labour; In partnership with the Minister of Transport (sections 1 and 2, Part II s. 122 to 160)

Statutory Text

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Consolidated text

Regulations and Orders Pursuant to the Act

The following regulations are only those for which the Minister of Transport is responsible and for which he shares responsibility.

Bills (specific to the act)

Links to Bills are directed to the Parliament of Canada LEGISinfo website (http://www.parl.gc.ca/LEGISINFO/index.asp).

41st Parliament - 2nd Session
(October 16, 2013 - )

Regulatory Initiatives (specific to the act)

Depending on the date, amendments listed may not yet be included in the consolidated text.

Regulations Amending Certain Regulations Made Under the Canada Labour Code

Canada Gazette Part Ⅱ, Vol. 148, No. 13 — June 18, 2014
Regulations Amending Certain Regulations Made Under the Canada Labour Code
SOR/2014-148 June 6, 2014
Comes into force on October 31, 2014, which is the day on which the provisions of Division 5 of Part 3 of the Economic Action Plan 2013 Act, No. 2 chapter 40 of the Statutes of Canada, 2013 come into force. See SI/2014-52.

Regulations Amending the On Board Trains Occupational Safety and Health Regulations (proposed)

Canada Gazette Part Ⅰ, Vol. 148, No. 15 — April 12, 2014
Regulations Amending the On Board Trains Occupational Safety and Health Regulations (proposed)

Policy Committees, Work Place Committees and Health and Safety Representatives Regulations new (proposed)

Canada Gazette Part Ⅰ, Vol. 147, No. 23 — June 8, 2013
Policy Committees, Work Place Committees and Health and Safety Representatives Regulations (proposed)

Government Notices (specific to the act)

No current notices.

News Releases / Media Advisories

  • No current news.