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GIS equivalent of SPA [1 record]

Record 1 1997-01-16


Subject field(s)
  • Social Security and Employment Insurance
  • Special-Language Phraseology

SPA (Spouse's Allowance) is reduced by $3 for every $4 of the couple's combined monthly income until the OAS (Old Age Security) equivalent of SPA and the GIS (Guaranteed Income Supplement) of the pensioner are each reduced by $1 for every additional $4 of combined monthly income.


  • Sécurité sociale et assurance-emploi
  • Phraséologie des langues de spécialité

L'Allocation au conjoint est réduite de 3 $ pour chaque tranche de 4 $ de revenu mensuel combiné du couple, jusqu'à disparition de la partie équivalant à la pension de la SV (Sécurité de la vieillesse) complète ou partielle.


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