Budget’s $900-million cut in sick leave doesn’t account for replacement plan

The feds calculated a $1.4-billion liability for future sick leave entitlements. But the government has not provided any details of its new plan, saying it can’t get into specifics while still negotiating with the unions.

Treasury Board President Tony Clement.The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright

By Mark Burgess

PUBLISHED :Friday, May 1, 2015 10:17 PM

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