Ministry of Labour - Vote 730

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EMPLOYMENT RIGHTS AND RESPONSIBILITIES PROGRAM - VOTE 1605

This program is responsible for the administration and enforcement of the Employment Standards Act, 2000 and related legislation and regulations.

The Employment Standards program ensures that Ontario workers are protected by minimum standards of employment covering wages and working conditions. It encourages self-reliance with these standards through prevention efforts and secures compliance through inspections, investigations and enforcement initiatives.

EMPLOYMENT RIGHTS AND RESPONSIBILITIES PROGRAM - Operating Summary

VOTE and item 2002-03 Estimates PROGRAM AND ACTIVITIES Change from 2001-02 2001-02 Estimates 2000-01 Actual
  $   $ $ $
1605   EMPLOYMENT RIGHTS AND RESPONSIBILITIES PROGRAM      
OPERATING          
1 22,710,700 Employment Standards (1,053,800) 23,764,500 20,373,204
  22,710,700 Total Operating (1,053,800) 23,764,500 20,373,204
  14,363,400 Less: Special Warrants 14,363,400 - -
  8,347,300 Amount to be Voted (15,417,200) 23,764,500 20,373,204

EMPLOYMENT RIGHTS AND RESPONSIBILITIES PROGRAM - Standard Accounts Classification

OPERATING  
Employment Standards (1605-1) $
Salaries and wages 14,167,000
Employee benefits 2,915,900
Transportation and communication 1,226,400
Services 4,147,500
Supplies and equipment 351,900
Transfer payments  
Grants to promote improved employment practices 2,000
  22,810,700
Less: Recoveries 100,000
  22,710,700
Total Operating for Employment Rights and Responsibilities Program 22,710,700