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Original name: Laki (1005/2012) työttömyysturvalain (1412/1997) muuttamisesta ja väliaikaisesta muuttamisesta.
Name: Act (1005/2012) amending and temporarily amending the Social Assistance Act (1412/1997).
Country: Finland
Subject(s): Social assistance and services
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 2012-12-28
Entry into force:
ISN: FIN-2012-L-94833
Bibliography: Act online in Finnish and Swedish Act online in Finnish and Swedish Ministry of Social Affairs and Health, FINLEX,, Finland, 5 pp. PDF in Finnish PDF in Finnish (consulted on 2014-01-04)
Abstract/Citation: Amends chapter 3 section 6 ss.4 and chapter 7 section 6 ss.1 (as amended by Acts 1354/2007 and 1188/2009) concerning general limits for receiving benefits and income to be taken into account in needs assessment.

Temporary introduces a new chapter 9 (instead of Chapter 9 repealed by Act 1188/2009) concerning employment bonuses and right to labour market support in the form of employment bonuses.

Repeals chapter 3 section 6 ss.2 (as amended by Act 1354/2007).
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