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Name: Male and Female Workers (Equal Retirement Age) Law, 5747-1987.
Country: Israel
Subject(s): Equality of opportunity and treatment; Old-age, invalidity and survivors benefit
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 1987
Entry into force:
ISN: ISR-1987-L-6028
Bibliography: Labour Laws [consolidated text], 2000-01, State of Israel, Ministry of Labour and Social Affairs, Department of Labour Relations, Jerusalem, Israel, pp. 232-233
Law on-line in English Law on-line in English Ministry of Labour & Social Affairs, Division of Labour Relations, Israel PDF PDF (consulted on 2011-05-23)
Abstract/Citation: Provides that when a collective agreement prescribes a retirement age for a female worker lower than that prescribed for a male worker, the woman shall have the right to retire at any age between those two ages. Contains a provision saving rights vested in any female worker by law, collective agreement or otherwise.

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