Ministry of Labour - THE ESTIMATES, 2006-07

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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 its regulations.

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

VOTE SUMMARY
($)
ITEM # ITEM

Estimates
2006-07

Estimates
2005-06

Difference
Between
2006-07
and
2005-06

Actual
2004-05

  OPERATING EXPENSE        
1 Employment Standards 23,730,500 24,041,900 (311,400) 23,493,244
  TOTAL OPERATING EXPENSE TO BE VOTED 23,730,500 24,041,900 (311,400) 23,493,244
  Total Operating Expense 23,730,500 24,041,900 (311,400) 23,493,244



Standard Account by Item and Sub-items
($)
VOTE -ITEM
#
STANDARD ACCOUNT BY ITEM AND SUB-ITEMS      
  OPERATING EXPENSE      
1605-1 Employment Standards      
  Salaries and wages     16,002,900
  Employee benefits     1,930,200
  Transportation and communication     1,062,100
  Services     4,392,400
  Supplies and equipment     440,900
  Transfer payments      
     Grants to promote improved employment practices     2,000
  Subtotal     23,830,500
  Less: Recoveries     100,000
  Total Operating Expense to be Voted     23,730,500
  Total Operating Expense for Employment Rights and Responsibilities Program     23,730,500