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Original name: Zákon, kterým se mení zákon c. 262/2006 Sb., zákoník práce, ve znení pozdejších predpisu, a další související zákony
Name: Act No. 365/2011 amending the consolidated Act No. 262/2006, the Labour Code.
Country: Czechia
Subject(s): Labour codes, general labour and employment acts
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 2011-11-30
Entry into force:
Published on: Sbirka zakonu, 2011-11-06, Castka 128, pp. 4577-4605
ISN: CZE-2011-L-90569
Bibliography: Sbirka zakonu, 2011-11-06, Castka 128, pp. 4577-4605
Act on-line in Czech Act on-line in Czech Ministerstvo vnitra Ceské republiky [Ministry of the Interior], Prague, Czech Republic PDF PDF (consulted on 2012-08-14)
Abstract/Citation: The amendments ensure equality of treatment between employees that benefit from a regular work contract and employees on short term employment contracts who are employed for a performance of a specific task and whose work contract ends with the task.

Amends almost all sections of the Labour Code (Act No. 262/2006) to take into consideration the above principle. In addition to amendments to existing sections, the text adds the following sections: 1a, 4a, 4b, 43a, 51a, 73a, 134a, 301a, 307a, 339a, 345a, 346a, 346b, 346c, and 350a and repeals sections 82, 84a and 332.

Act No. 435/2004 on Employment is amended by adding a specific provision for job seekers who lost their employment during the last 6 months in a particularly drastic way due to a serious professional fault.

Act No. 187/2006 is amended by adding a new section 7a on health insurance of employees employed for a performance of a specific task.

Act No. 309/2006 is amended by adding a new section 10a on proof of certification of professional competence valid for 5 years.

The Act repeals section 16 of Decree No. 125/1993 Coll., laying down the conditions and rates of employer liability insurance for accidents at work or occupational diseases, as amended by Decree No. 43/1995 Coll. and Decree No. 487/2001 Coll.

Also amends
- Act No. 582/1991 on the organization and implementation of social security
- Act No. 589/1992 on Social security and State employment policy premiums
- Pension Insurance Act No. 155/1995
- Act No. 48/1997 on Public Health Insurance
- Act No. 118/2000 on the protection of employees in the event of their employer's insolvency
- Act No. 312/2002 on public servants in territorial divisions
- Act No. 251/2005 on labour inspection

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