8. A termination of pregnancy occurring after the nineteenth week of pregnancy gives entitlement to the same benefits as in the case of maternity. The payment of the benefits ends not later than 20 weeks after the week during which the termination of pregnancy occurs.
However, payment may end after the expiry of the 20-week period, but may not exceed the 52nd week after the week in which the termination of pregnancy occurs if, in the cases and for the time determined by regulation of the Conseil de gestion, the maternity benefit period is extended.
2001, c. 9, s. 8; 2005, c. 13, s. 6; 2020, c. 23, s. 4112020, c. 23, s. 412.