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Name: Law on Asbestos Health Damage Relief (Law No. 4 of February 10, 2006).
Country: Japan
Subject(s): Protection against particular hazards
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 2006-02-10
Entry into force:
ISN: JPN-2006-L-95139
Link: https://www.ilo.org/dyn/natlex/natlex4.detail?p_isn=95139&p_lang=en
Bibliography: Legislation on-line Legislation on-line Japanese Law Translations, Ministry of Justice, Japan PDF of Act in English PDF of Act in English (consulted on 2014-02-13)
Abstract/Citation: The purpose of this Act is to provide prompt relief to persons who sustain health damage from asbestos and to their survivors, in view of the special characteristics of asbestos health damage, by taking measures for the payment of medical expenses, etc. (Article 1).
Implementing text(s):

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