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Name: CARICOM Agreement on Social Security Act 2002 (No. 19 of 2002).
Country: Dominica
Subject(s): Social security (general standards)
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 2002-09-30
Entry into force:
Published on: Official Gazette, 2002-10-03, No. 19, pp. 281-318
ISN: DMA-2002-L-62631
Bibliography: Official Gazette, 2002-10-03, No. 19, pp. 281-318
Agreement on-line Agreement on-line Government of the Commonwealth of Dominica PDF PDF (consulted on 2009-04-06)
Abstract/Citation: Gives effect to Caricom Agreement on Social Security signed on 1 March 1996. Agreement is divided into 5 parts. Part 1 defines scope of application and contains general provisions. Agreement applies to invalidity pension, disability pension, old age or retirement pension, survivors' pension, and death benefits in the form of pensions. Part 2 contains provisions determining law to be applied to certain insured persons. Part 3 governs invalidity, old age, retirement, survivors and disablement pensions as well as death benefit. Part 4 provides for application and implementation of agreement. Part 5 contains miscellaneous provisions.

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