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Name: Order No. 7 of 2011 granting a special leave for working mother who accompanies her sick child to the hospital.
Country: Kuwait
Subject(s): Workers with family responsibilities
Type of legislation: Regulation, Decree, Ordinance
Adopted on: 2011-04-10
Entry into force:
Published on: Kuwait al-Yaum, 2011-04-10, No. 1022, P. 30
ISN: KWT-2011-R-89503
Bibliography: Kuwait al-Yaum, 2011-04-10, No. 1022, P. 30
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Abstract/Citation: Section 1: Kuwaiti or non-Kuwaiti working mothers are entitled to a special leave with full pay when they accompany a sick child to hospital.

Section 2: Child's age is not required in this condition, however, it shall be determined in the light of the child's situation and the necessity of his/her mother's presence, which must be proven by medical report certified by the Ministry of Health.

Section 3: This Order enters into force once it has been published in the official Gazette. Paragraph (c) of the Civil Service Council Order No. 1 of 1993 is repealed.
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