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Original name: Lov (Nr 19 av 1997) om folketrygd (Folketrygdloven).
Name: National Insurance Act (No. 19 of 1997).
Country: Norway
Subject(s): Social security (general standards)
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 1997-02-28
Entry into force:
Published on: Norsk Lovtidend, Part I, 1997-03-18, Vol. 5, No. 19, pp. 283-419, ISSN: 0333-0761
ISN: NOR-1997-L-47496
Bibliography: Norsk Lovtidend, Part I, 1997-03-18, Vol. 5, No. 19, pp. 283-419, ISSN: 0333-0761
Act on-line in Norwegian Act on-line in Norwegian Lovdata, Norway PDF in Norwegian PDF in Norwegian (consulted on 2011-11-07)
Abstract/Citation: Repeals the National Insurance Act (No. 12 of 1966) and the Act (No. 61 of 1969) respecting special supplements to the National Insurance Act. Contains 26 sections covering, inter alia, objectives and definitions, membership, calculation of retirement benefits, of unemployment benefits, and of sickness benefits(assistance services, funeral allowance, sickness benefit, child care benefit, allowance for medical rehabilitation, disablement benefit, and covering of occupational accident), family benefits (childbirth, assistance to single parent, to former nurse, to surviving spouse, and child allowance), old age benefit, administrative and financial rules, and miscellaneous provisions. Amends 34 related Acts, notably: Acts No. 8 of 1911, No. 2 of 1946, No. 21 of 1946, No. 22 of of 1946, No. 9 of 1947, No. 10 of 1947, No. 7 of 1948, No. 26 of 1949, No. 2 of 1951, No.2 of 1952, No. 3 of 1954, No. 5 of 1955, No. 12 of 1957, No. 26 of 1957, No. 10 of 1958, No. 12 of 1962, No. 9 of 1966, No. 26 of 1969, No. 57 of 1969, No. 59 of 1970, No. 58 of 1974, No. 18 of 1975, No. 4 of 1977, No. 24 of 1980, No. 35 of 1980, No. 61 of 1981, No. 21 of 1988, No. 22 of 1988, No. 110 of 1988, No. 2 of 1989, No. 65 of 1989, No. 53 of 1991, No. 81 of 1991 and No. 15 of 1994.
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