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Disabilities

Conservative

  • Decrease the number of hours spent per week on life-sustaining therapy needed to qualify for the Disability Tax Credit from 14 to 10.
  • Expand the definition of what counts as life-sustaining therapy.

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NDP

  • Uphold the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities and strengthen the Accessibility Act to cover all federal agencies equal.
  • Launch a full review of income security programmes.
  • Expand employment programmes.
  • Extend EI sickness benefits to 50 weeks.

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