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Name: National Insurance and Social Security Act 1969 (No. 15 of 1969) (Cap. 36:01).
Country: Guyana
Subject(s): Social security (general standards)
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 1969-08-15
Entry into force:
Published on: Official Gazette (DOC.NORMES;INFORM)
ISN: GUY-1969-L-17912
Bibliography: Official Gazette (DOC.NORMES;INFORM)
Legislation on-line Legislation on-line Laws of Guyana, Ministry of Legal Affair, Guyana PDF of Act as at L.R.O. 1/2012 PDF of Act as at L.R.O. 1/2012 (DOC.NORMES) (consulted on 2017-11-09)
Abstract/Citation: An Act to establish a system of national insurance and social security providing pecuniary payments by way of old-age benefit, invalidity benefit, survivors's benefit, sickness benefit, maternity benefit and funeral benefit, and to substitute for compensation under the Workmen's Compensation Ordinance a system of insurance against injury or death caused by accident arising out of and in the course of employment or resulting from disease due to the nature of employment; to establish a National Insurance Fund; and to provide for matters connected with or incidental thereto.
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