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Name: Rehabilitation of Disabled Persons Act B.E. 2534 [1991]
Country: Thailand
Subject(s): Disabled workers
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 1991-11-25
Entry into force:
Published on: Royal Thai Government Gazette, Special Issue, 1991-11-25, Vol. 108, Part 205, pp. 157-166 (INFORM - DOC NORMES)
ISN: THA-1991-L-28874
Link: https://www.ilo.org/dyn/natlex/natlex4.detail?p_isn=28874&p_lang=en
Bibliography: Royal Thai Government Gazette, Special Issue, 1991-11-25, Vol. 108, Part 205, pp. 157-166 (INFORM - DOC NORMES)
Unofficial English Translation Unofficial English Translation www.Thailaws.com, Thailand PDF PDF (DOC.NORMES) (consulted on 2010-02-16)
Abstract/Citation: This Act creates a Board and an Office for the Rehabilitation of the Handicapped and specifies the composition and duties of each. It authorizes the registration of handicapped persons and enumerates the services that such registration will offer them. It also establishes a Fund for the Rehabilitation of Handicapped Persons. It authorizes Regulations that will require employers to hire handicapped persons in "an appropriate proportion to other employees" and allows employers who choose not to do so the alternative of payment into the Fund of an amount to be prescribed by the Regulations.
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