January 17, 2021

Federal government to close sickness benefit ‘loophole’ for quarantining travellers: LeBlanc

Dominic LeBlanc

A loophole in the law that allows Canadians who travelled abroad for personal holidays or other non-essential trips to claim up to $1,000 in sick pay while they quarantine upon their return home will be closed, says Canada’s intergovernmental affairs minister.