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Health Insurance Act of Ontario

Health Insurance Act  of Ontario

The relevant section of the Health Insurance Act is section 31 which reads as follows:


Subrogated claim included in action

31.  (1)  Any person who commences an action to recover for loss or damages arising out of the negligence or other wrongful act of a third party, to which the injury or disability in respect of which insured services have been provided is related shall, unless otherwise advised in writing by the General Manager, include a claim on behalf of the Plan for the cost of the insured services. R.S.O. 1990, c. H.6, s. 31 (1).


Recovery paid to Ontario

31.  (2)  Where a person recovers a sum in respect of the cost of insured services, the person shall forthwith pay the sum recovered to the Minister of Finance. R.S.O. 1990, c. H.6, s. 31 (2); 2006, c. 19, Sched. L, s. 11 (5).


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