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Original name: Laki (972/2013) sairausvakuutuslain muuttamisesta (1224/2004).
Name: Act (972/2013) amending the Health Insurance Act (1224/2004).
Country: Finland
Subject(s): Medical care and sickness benefit
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 2013-12-13
Entry into force:
ISN: FIN-2013-L-98026
Bibliography: Act online in Finnish and Swedish Act online in Finnish and Swedish Ministry of Social Affairs and Health, FINLEX,, Finland, 2 pp. PDF in Finnish PDF in Finnish (consulted on 2015-01-18)
Abstract/Citation: Amends chapter 7 section 4 ss.4, chapter 8, section 11 ss.3 and section 12 and chapter 15, section 17 concerning the right of employers to daily allowance benefit, entitlement to partial sickness allowance, payment of partial sickness allowance and authorization to issue decrees. Chapter 7 section 4 ss.4 as amended by Act 655/2010, chapter 8, section 11 ss.3 and section 12 as amended by Act 532/2009, chapter 15 section 17 as amended by Act 19/2012.

Introduces to chapter 8 section 11 (as amended by Act 532/2009) new ss.4 and ss. 5 (whereas the present ss.4 becomes a new ss.6) concerning the right to partial sickness allowance.
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