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Employment Insurance Act

Version of section 113 from 2003-01-01 to 2013-03-31:

Marginal note:Hearings

  •  (1) An umpire is not bound by any legal or technical rules of evidence in conducting hearings for the purposes of this Act and all appeals shall be dealt with by the umpire as informally and expeditiously as the circumstances and fairness will permit.

  • Marginal note:Significant matters

    (2) If in the opinion of the chief umpire an appeal concerns a matter of significant importance to the administration of this Act, the chief umpire may direct that the appeal be reviewed or heard jointly by the chief umpire and one or more other umpires.

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