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Name: Law of 19 June 2008 on State Labour Inspection.
Country: Latvia
Subject(s): Labour inspection
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 2008-06-18
Entry into force:
ISN: LVA-2008-L-81265
Bibliography: BIB database of Latvian legislation BIB database of Latvian legislation Biznesa informacijas birojs, Latvia (consulted on 2009-10-25)
Act on-line in Latvian Act on-line in Latvian European Agency for Safety and Health at Work, 7 p. (consulted on 2009-10-29)
Abstract/Citation: Repeals the previous Law on State Labour Inspection (SLI). The new law, inter alia, provides for more rights for SLI to act and suspend the operation of an enterprise that is in breach of occupational safety and health rules and standards and general labour legislation. Provides for more rights for SLI to supervise the compliance of private construction sites with labour law. The function of technical monitoring of hazardous industrial installations is passed to the State Building Inspectorate.
Repealed text(s):

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