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Name: Motor Transport Workers Act, 1961 (No. 27 of 1961).
Country: India
Subject(s): Transport and communication workers
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 1961
Entry into force:
ISN: IND-1961-L-48120
Bibliography: A Manual of Labour Laws, 1994, Jagdish Lal, Law Publishers (India), Allahabad, India, 14th ed., Vol. II, 17 p.
Industrial Law, 1997, P.L. Malik, Eastern Book, Lucknow, India, 17th ed.
Legislation on-line Legislation on-line Ministry of Labour, India PDF PDF (consulted on 2013-01-21)
Abstract/Citation: Governs welfare and health, hours of work, and wages and leave of motor transport industry workers. S. 21 prohibits the employment of children in the industry and requires adolescent workers to obtain a certificate of medical fitness.
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