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Name: Act to amend the National Insurance Act (No. 12 of 1966) (No. 131 of 1993)
Country: Norway
Subject(s): Maternity protection
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 1993-12-20
Entry into force:
Published on: Norsk Lovtidend, Part I, 1994-01-12, No. 21, pp. 1389-1390
ISN: NOR-1993-L-36481
Bibliography: Norsk Lovtidend, Part I, 1994-01-12, No. 21, pp. 1389-1390
Abstract/Citation: Provides that where the mother has received a maternity allowance for the first six weeks after birth, the father is entitled to an allowance for the remaining period if the mother returns to work, begins full-time education, or is hospitalised or not able to care for the child because of illness, and is dependent on the father for help. Provides that when an adoptive parent who receives an allowance is hospitalised or not able to care for the child because of illness, the other adoptive parent is entitled to benefits during the rest of the allowance period.
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