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Original name: Palkkaturvalaki
Name: Wage Guarantee Act (866/1998).
Country: Finland
Subject(s): Wages
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 1998-11-27
Entry into force:
Published on: Soumen Säädöskokoelma, 1998-12-02, No. 866, pp. 2417-2423 (DOC.NORMES)
ISN: FIN-1998-L-51709
Link: https://www.ilo.org/dyn/natlex/natlex4.detail?p_isn=51709&p_lang=en
Bibliography: Soumen Säädöskokoelma, 1998-12-02, No. 866, pp. 2417-2423 (DOC.NORMES)
Unofficial English Translation (as amended) Unofficial English Translation  (as amended) Ministry of Labour, Finlex, Finland PDF PDF (DOC.NORMES) (consulted on 2011-05-27)
Acts on-line in Finnish and Swedish Acts on-line in Finnish and Swedish FINLEX, Ministry of Justice, Finland PDF PDF (DOC.NORMES) (consulted on 2011-05-27)
Abstract/Citation: Contains 34 sections covering, inter alia, general conditions (objectives, scope of application, competent authorities), conditions to obtain payment of wage guarantee, application for wage guarantee, decision and payment, reimbursement obligation, rules of appeal and special conditions. Repeals Act No. 649 of 1973 on the same subject. Unofficial translation (Ministry of Labour, 2002) available online in English.
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