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Name: Minimum Wage Amendment Act 1987. No. 83.
Country: New Zealand
Subject(s): Wages; Hours of work, weekly rest and paid leave; Labour inspection
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 1987-05-28
Entry into force:
Published on: Printed separately, 6 p.
ISN: NZL-1987-L-3499
Bibliography: Printed separately, 6 p.
Abstract/Citation: Amends the Minimum Wage Act 1983 (ss. 2, 5, 8(1), 10 and 11). In particular, new s. 5 requires the Minister of Labour to review each year any minimum rate prescribed pursuant to s. 4 of the Act. Adds new ss. 8A, 8B, 8C and 8D on wages and time records and the right of inspectors to enter for enforcement purposes, and new s. 11A on compliance orders.
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