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Name: Special Measures Law for Employment Security for Workers in Specified Depressed Industries [Law No. 39 of 17 May 1983 as amended through Law No. 67 of 3 June 1992]
Country: Japan
Subject(s): Employment policy, promotion of employment and employment services; Conditions of employment; Economic and social policy; Education, vocational guidance and training
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 1983-05-17
Entry into force:
ISN: JPN-1983-L-27788
Bibliography: Labour Laws of Japan, 1995, Ministry of Labour, Institute of Labour Administration, Tokyo, Japan, 7th ed., ISBN: 4-8452-5115-9, pp. 489-508
Abstract/Citation: The Law is designed to help stabilize the employment and living conditions of workers employed in specified depressed industries and areas by implementing special measures to prevent unemployment and promote reemployment. Such measures include vocational guidance, vocational training, and job placement.
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