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Original name: Ustawa z dnia 23 maja 1991 r. o zwiazkach zawodowych
Name: Trade Unions Act of 23 May 1991 (Text No. 234).
Country: Poland
Subject(s): Freedom of association, collective bargaining and industrial relations
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 1991-05-23
Entry into force:
Published on: Dziennik Ustaw, 1991-06-26, No. 55, p. 725-730
English translation (consolidated up to 1997)
ISN: POL-1991-L-22399
Bibliography: Dziennik Ustaw, 1991-06-26, No. 55, p. 725-730
English translation (consolidated up to 1997)
Lois polonaises portant sur les relations collectives de travail, 1996, MinistŔre du Travail et de la Politique sociale, Varsovie, Pologne, pp. 5-20
Polish Acts on Collective Labour Relations, 1996, Ministry of Labour and Social Policy, Warsaw, Poland, pp. 5-20
English translation (as amended up to 2003) English translation (as amended up to 2003) Ministry of Labour and Social Policy, Poland PDF PDF (consulted on 2014-05-05)
Legislation on-line Legislation on-line Internetowy System Aktˇw Prawnych [Internet System of Legal Acts], Sejm RP, Poland PDF of Act as amended to Act No. 791 of 2015 PDF of Act as amended to Act No. 791 of 2015 (consulted on 2015-08-31)
Abstract/Citation: Recognises the right of every worker to form and to join trade unions. All trade unions are equal in status. They may form federation and confederations and may affiliate with international organisations of workers. Provides procedures to form and register trade unions and sets out trade unions' rights. Disponible en franšais et en anglais.
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