L’Ontario fera passer son salaire minimum à 15$ l’heure d’ici 2019 dans le cadre d’une réforme des lois du travail, qui élargira également le droit à des congés payés en plus d’abolir l’écart de rémunération entre employés à temps plein et à temps partiel.
La première ministre Kathleen Wynne en a fait l’annonce mardi, dans la foulée des 173 recommandations énoncées par une commission gouvernementale la semaine dernière.
L’Examen portant sur l’évolution des milieux de travail a conclu que les nouvelles technologies, le secteur manufacturier en déclin et la baisse du nombre d’emplois syndiqués, entre autres, rendent vulnérable près du tiers de la main-d’oeuvre de la province.
La commission ne s’est pas penchée sur le salaire minimum, mais Mme Wynne soutient que sa hausse aura un effet concret sur la vie de millions d’Ontariens.
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