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Original name: Merimieseläkelaki
Name: Seafarer's Pensions Act (1290/2006).
Country: Finland
Subject(s): Seafarers - Social security
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 2006-12-22
Entry into force:
Published on: Finlands författningssamling, 2006-12-27, No. 1290
ISN: FIN-2006-L-74963
Bibliography: Finlands författningssamling, 2006-12-27, No. 1290
Acts on-line in Finnish and Swedish Acts on-line in Finnish and Swedish FINLEX, Ministry of Justice, Finland PDF PDF (consulted on 2011-05-27)
Abstract/Citation: Provides the right to old-age pension, part-time pension, rehabilitation and disability pension for seafarers and family and funeral grants for their families.
Chapter 1: Definitions.
Chapter 2: Scope of application.
Chapter 3: Pension and rehabilitation grants.
Chapter 4: Calculation methods.
Chapter 5: Deductions to be made.
Chapter 6: Adaptations due to changes in wages and prices.
Chapters 7 and 8: Procedural rules concerning the application,decisions and appeals.
Chapters 10 and 11: Insurance and costs.
Chapter 12: Supervision.
Chapter 13: Administration.
Chapters 14-18 : Revision and accounts.
Chapter 19: Inspection.
Chapter 20: Collection, transfer and security of information.
Chapter 21: Additional rules and entry into force.

Repeals Seamen's Pensions Act (72/1956).
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