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Name: Senior Citizens Law, 5750-1989 (No. 15 of 1989).
Country: Israel
Subject(s): Older workers
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 1989-12-19
Entry into force:
Published on: Laws of the State of Israel, 1990, Vol. 45, 5750-1989/1990, pp. 30-31, ISSN: 0334-3383
ISN: ISR-1989-L-79943
Bibliography: Laws of the State of Israel, 1990, Vol. 45, 5750-1989/1990, pp. 30-31, ISSN: 0334-3383
Abstract/Citation: Defines senior citizen as an Israeli national who has reached 65 years of age in the case of a man and 60 in the case of a woman. A senior citizen's certificate is to be issued to each of these citizens. Establishes an Advisor on senior citizens affairs to the Prime Minister as well as a public council on senior citizens affairs to initiate and formulate activities and recommendations calculated to improve the quality of life of senior citizens.

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