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Original name: 경제사회노동위원회법
Name: Economic And Social Development Commission Act (Wholly Amended by Act No. 15663, Jun. 12, 2018).
Country: Republic of Korea
Subject(s): Labour administration
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 2018-06-12
Entry into force:
ISN: KOR-2018-L-113818
Bibliography: Legislation on-line in Korean and English Legislation on-line in Korean and English Korea Legislation Research Institute (KLRI), Korea Law Translation Centre (KLT) PDF of Act in English as adopted PDF of Act in English as adopted (consulted on 2022-12-05)
Abstract/Citation: The purpose of this Act is to resolve social polarization, to promote social integration and to contribute to the balanced development of the national economy by establishing an Economic, Social and Labor Council that provides advice on request to the President, through which economic and social key players, such as laborers and employers, and the Government may have discussions on employment and labor policies, on economic and social policies related thereto, etc. based on mutual trust and cooperation, and by prescribing matters necessary for the organizational structure, operation, etc. thereof.

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