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Name: Ordinance No. 8 amending the Ordinance on hours of work.
Country: Germany
Subject(s): Public and civil servants; Hours of work, weekly rest and paid leave
Type of legislation: Regulation, Decree, Ordinance
Adopted on: 1989-02-09
Entry into force:
Published on: Bundesgesetzblatt, Part I, 1989-02-15, No. 6, p. 227
ISN: DEU-1989-R-8506
Bibliography: Bundesgesetzblatt, Part I, 1989-02-15, No. 6, p. 227
Abstract/Citation: Amends the Ordinance of 24 September 1974 (as amended to 6 September 1985 (BGBl., Part I, p. 1903)) on hours of work for federal civil servants, changes the reference in s. 1(1) to "40 hours per week" to "39, and from 1 April 1990 on, 38 and one half". Deletes the reference to "15 minutes" from s. 1(2). Replaces the word "daily" in s. 3(2), fourth sentence, with "Mondays to Thursday". Contains special provisions for postal workers.

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