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Original name: Lög um atvinnuleysistryggingar
Name: Law on Unemployment Benefits No. 54/2006.
Country: Iceland
Subject(s): Unemployment benefit
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 2006-06-03
Entry into force:
ISN: ISL-2006-L-91316
Bibliography: Legislation on-line Legislation on-line Parliament website - Althingi, Iceland PDF of Law in Icelandic PDF of Law in Icelandic (consulted on 2012-10-11)
National Website National Website http://www.eures.is/, Eures in Iceland PDF of Brochure in English - The Right to Employment Benefits PDF of Brochure in English - The Right to Employment Benefits (consulted on 2012-10-11)
Legislation on-line Legislation on-line Ministry of Welfare, Iceland PDF of Act in English as amended to Act No. 88/2015 PDF of Act in English as amended to Act No. 88/2015 (consulted on 2016-05-06)
Abstract/Citation: Chapter I - Scope, objectives and definitions
Chapter II - Administration
Chapter III - Conditions for workers' unemployment insurance
Chapter IV - Conditions for self-employed individuals unemployment insurance
Chapter V - Circumstances resulting in the maintenance of unemployment benefits
Chapter VI - Period during which unemployment benefit is paid
Chapter VII - The amount of unemployment benefits
Chapter VIII - Jobseeker and employment in another Member State of the European Economic Area and European Free Trade Association or the Faeroe Islands
Chapter IX - Circumstances leading to reduction of unemployment benefits
Chapter X - Waiting period for unemployment benefits
Chapter XI - Sanctions
Chapter XII - Miscellaneous provisions
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