(1) References in any provision of this Act to a period of continuous employment are (unless provision is expressly made to the contrary) to a period computed in accordance with this Chapter.
(2) In any provision of this Act which refers to a period of continuous employment expressed in months or years—
(a) a month means a calendar month, and
(b) a year means a year of twelve calendar months.
(3) In computing an employee's period of continuous employment for the purposes of any provision of this Act, any question—
(a) whether the employee's
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