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Name: Trade Board Ordinance (15 of 1940)(Cap. 63).
Country: China - Hong Kong Special Administrative Region
Subject(s): Wages
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 1940-06-21
Entry into force:
ISN: CHN-1940-L-92965
Bibliography: Legislation on-line in Chinese and English Legislation on-line in Chinese and English Bilingual Laws Information System (BLIS), Department of Justice, Hong Kong PDF of Ordinance as amended to Ord. No. 54 of 2000 PDF of Ordinance as amended to Ord. No. 54 of 2000 (consulted on 2013-04-25)
Abstract/Citation: To provide machinery for fixing minimum wages, determining normal working hours, and fixing overtime rates in trades where the wage standards are unreasonably low.

Cap 63 Long title
Cap 63 s 1 Short title
Cap 63 s 2 Trade Boards and minimum wages
Cap 63 s 3 Application of Cap 86
Cap 63 s 4 Duties and powers of Trade Boards with respect to minimum rates of wages
Cap 63 s 5 Penalty for not paying wages in accordance with minimum rate which has been made obligatory
Cap 63 s 6 Liability of agents and other persons
Cap 63 s 7 Provision for case of persons employed by piece-work where a minimum time-rate but no general minimum piece-rate has been fixed
Cap 63 s 8 Prevention of evasion
Cap 63 s 9 Employers not to receive premium where minimum rates in force
Cap 63 s 10 Powers of officers
Cap 63 s 11 Officers to produce certificates when required
Cap 63 s 12 Power to conduct proceedings
Cap 63 s 13 Consent of Commissioner to prosecution

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