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Jamaica (217)

Last NATLEX review: 23/02/2015

All subjects 217
  1. General provisions(+) (34)
    1. Constitutional law (8)
    2. Civil, commercial and family law (3)
    3. Criminal and penal law (14)
    4. Human rights (4)
    5. Economic and social policy (3)
  2. Freedom of association, collective bargaining and industrial relations (8)
  3. Elimination of forced labour (3)
  4. Elimination of child labour, protection of children and young persons (10)
  5. Equality of opportunity and treatment(+) (4)
    1. Non-discrimination (2)
  6. Labour administration(+) (2)
    1. Labour inspection (1)
    2. Labour statistics (1)
  7. Employment policy, promotion of employment and employment services(+) (7)
    1. Disabled workers (1)
  8. Education, vocational guidance and training (5)
  9. Employment security, termination of employment (2)
  10. Cooperatives (4)
  11. Conditions of employment(+) (16)
    1. Labour contracts (2)
    2. Wages (14)
  12. Conditions of work(+) (7)
    1. Hours of work, weekly rest and paid leave (4)
    2. Night work (1)
  13. Occupational safety and health(+) (9)
    1. Protection in certain sectors of economic activity (5)
  14. Social security (general standards)(+) (35)
    1. Medical care and sickness benefit (1)
    2. Old-age, invalidity and survivors benefit (8)
    3. Employment accident and occupational disease benefit (7)
    4. Administration and financing (7)
  15. Maternity protection (2)
  16. Migrant workers (21)
  17. Seafarers(+) (6)
    1. Seafarers - Certification of qualifications and identity documents (2)
    2. Seafarers - Conditions of work: articles of agreement, wages, hours of work and paid leave (1)
    3. Seafarers - Social security (1)
  18. Fishers (1)
  19. Dock workers (3)
  20. Specific categories of workers(+) (28)
    1. Agriculture workers (4)
    2. Mining and quarrying workers (3)
    3. Manufacturing workers (1)
    4. Construction workers (1)
    5. Hotel, restaurant and shop workers (1)
    6. Transport and communication workers (1)
    7. Public and civil servants (13)
    8. Nursing personnel (2)
    9. Teachers (2)
  21. International agreements(+) (10)
    1. International social security agreements (8)
    2. Other international agreements (2)
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