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Original name: Lov om ferie (ferieloven)
Name: Annual Leave Act (No. 21 of 1988).
Country: Norway
Subject(s): Hours of work, weekly rest and paid leave
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 1988-04-29
Entry into force:
Published on: Norsk Lovtidend, Part I, 1988-05-11, No. 21, p. 233-245
ISN: NOR-1988-L-6472
Bibliography: Norsk Lovtidend, Part I, 1988-05-11, No. 21, p. 233-245
Unofficial English Translation Unofficial English Translation Lovdata, Norway PDF of Act in English PDF of Act in English (consulted on 2011-11-14)
Legislation on-line in Norwegian Legislation on-line in Norwegian Lovdata, www.lovdata.no, Norway PDF in Norwegian PDF in Norwegian (consulted on 2011-11-14)
Abstract/Citation: The Act provides for 25 working days of paid annual leave per year (increased for workers over age 60). It defines the scope of application (s. 1) and lays down rules governing the accrual, remuneration and forfeiture of leave and co-ordination of annual leave with other types of leave. It repeals the Annual Leave Act (No. 3 of 1947) (LS 1947 - Nor. 1).
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