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  1. Austria - Old-age, invalidity and survivors benefit - Law, Act

    Federal Act to amend Federal Senior Citizens Act - Act on-line in German

    Adoption: 2012-11-14 | Date of entry into force: 2013-01-01 | AUT-2012-L-93632

    Consists of provisions to ensure the advice, information and support for seniors citizens provided by seniors organizations, and the maintaining the quality of life. Also changes in numeration.

  2. Austria - Old-age, invalidity and survivors benefit - Law, Act

    General Pensions Act, 2004 (BGBl. I No. 142/2004). (Allgemeinen Pensionsgesetzes (APG)) - Act on-line in German

    Adoption: 2004 | AUT-2004-L-91025

    This Act governs the statutory pension insurance in Austria. It covers all employees and apprentices, workers without employment contracts who are otherwise carrying out work equivalent to normal employees (freie Dienstnehmer), family members assisting self-employed workers, and those voluntarily contributing to the insurance. It regulates the Pension fund, contributions and payments.

  3. Austria - Old-age, invalidity and survivors benefit - Law, Act

    Third Law which amends the Law on the Voluntary Pension Fund provision for persons who are subject to the Law on Salaries (Pensionskassenvorsorgegesetz - PKVG), No. 3.

    Adoption: 2000-01-11 | Date of entry into force: 1997-08-01 | AUT-2000-L-57543

  4. Austria - Old-age, invalidity and survivors benefit - Law, Act

    Act amending the Federal Act to ensure firms' provision of pension benefit, the Labour Contract Conformity Act, the Insolvency (Guarantee of Remuneration) Act, the Act on annual leave and dispatching of construction workers, and the Works Constitution Act. [Text No. 754]

    Adoption: 1996-12-30 | AUT-1996-L-46032

    Amendments relating to pension contributions.

  5. Austria - Old-age, invalidity and survivors benefit - Law, Act

    Social Law Amendment Act 1996 (Text No. 411).

    Adoption: 1996-08-20 | AUT-1996-L-45661

    Amends the provisions of the General Social Insurance Act (BGBl No. 189/1955), Federal Act (BGBl No. 110/1993), the Labour Market Financing Act (BGBl No. 315/1994) and other social law texts relating to pension benefits, cash sickness benefits, and health insurance for, inter alia, persons serving in the military and in the civic service.

  6. Austria - Old-age, invalidity and survivors benefit - Law, Act

    Structural Adaptation Act (Text No. 297).

    Adoption: 1995-05-04 | Date of partial entry into force: 1996-01-01 | Date of partial entry into force: 1995-05-01 | AUT-1995-L-42021

    Makes numerous technical amendments to 43 pieces of legislation, including the: Civil Servant Service Rights Act 1979 (BGBl. 333); Salary Act 1956 (BGBl. 54); Pension Act 1965 (BGBl. 340); National Theatre Pension Act 1958 (BGBl. 159); Civil Servant Sickness and Accident Benefit Act (BGBl. 200); Unemployment Insurance Act 1977 (BGBl. 609); General Social Security Act 1955 (BGBl. 189); Livlihood Social Security Act 1978 (BGBl. 560); Farmer Social Security Act 1978 (BGBl. 559); and the Family Benefit Act 1967 (BGBl. 376). Section XXV provides a Layoff Benefit Supplement Law, entitling men and women with children to a supplement during a layoff period. Section XXVI provides an Act for the Pre-Financing of Workshops for the Disabled.

  7. Austria - Old-age, invalidity and survivors benefit - Law, Act

    Federal Act to amend the Federal Disability Benefits Act

    Adoption: 1995-02-22 | Date of entry into force: 1995-07-01 | AUT-1995-L-41059

    Makes numerous amendments to the Federal Disability Benefits Act (BGBl. No. 110/1993), including a redefinition of the levels of disability care.

  8. Austria - Old-age, invalidity and survivors benefit - Law, Act

    Federal Act to amend the Acts regarding wages, conditions of employment and retirements. Text No. 665.

    Adoption: 1994-08-23 | Date of entry into force: 1994-08-23 | AUT-1994-L-41120

    Numerous amendments.

  9. Austria - Old-age, invalidity and survivors benefit - Law, Act

    Federal Act on different age-limits of male and female social insured persons.

    Adoption: 1991-12-06 | Date of entry into force: 1991-12-01 | AUT-1991-L-28123

    Modifies the General Social Insurance Act, of 9 September 1955 [LS 1955-Aus.3].

  10. Austria - Old-age, invalidity and survivors benefit - Law, Act

    Federal Act of 28 June 1990 amending the Night Shift Workers Employment on Arduous Work Act.

    Adoption: 1990-06-28 | Date of entry into force: 1990-07-01 | AUT-1990-L-22663

    Amendments concerning the age for drawing a special retirement pension.

  11. Austria - Old-age, invalidity and survivors benefit - Law, Act

    Federal Act to ensure firms' provision of pension benefit (Betriebspensionsgesetz (BPG), BGBl. 1990/282). Text No. 52g.

    Adoption: 1990-05-17 | AUT-1990-L-42826

    Ensures benefits and rights supplements which are promised to employees in an employment relationship by an employer. This supplement is paid by the employer to augment the legal pension insurance and is known as an extra provision to the old-age, invalidity, and surviving relatives pension fund. Consolidated text.

  12. Austria - Old-age, invalidity and survivors benefit - Law, Act

    Federal Act of 14 December 1988 amending the General Social Insurance Act (46th amendment), the Act of 1957 on war victims' welfare and the Act on non-war victims' welfare. Text No. 749.

    Adoption: 1988-12-14 | Date of entry into force: 1989-01-01 | AUT-1988-L-7347

    Inter alia, concerns survivors' benefits and calculation of resources for eligibility purposes generally. Changes allowance levels.

  13. Austria - Old-age, invalidity and survivors benefit - Law, Act

    Federal Act of 14 December 1988 amending the Act on social insurance in the trades (15th amendment). Text No. 750.

    Adoption: 1988-12-14 | Date of entry into force: 1989-01-01 | AUT-1988-L-7348

    Inter alia, concerns determination of contribution levels for sickness and pension insurance in special cases.

  14. Austria - Old-age, invalidity and survivors benefit - Law, Act

    Federal Act of 26 May 1988 amending the Wages Act 1956 (47th consolidation), the Judges' Civil Service Act, the Pension Act 1965, the Act on additional charges, the Act governing pensions for federal theatre staff, the Supply Act and the Transport Fares Order 1955. Text No. 288.

    Adoption: 1988-05-26 | AUT-1988-L-6490

    Inter alia, in Part III, amends the Pension Act 1965 (BGBl. No. 340), as amended, in regard to orphan's benefits (s. 17) and contributions in cases of early retirement (s. 54).

  15. Austria - Old-age, invalidity and survivors benefit - Law, Act

    Federal Act of 21 April 1988 amending the Act respecting unemployment insurance [LS 1977 - Aus. 2]. Text No. 232.

    Adoption: 1988-04-21 | AUT-1988-L-6653

    Amends the Act of 1977 in respect of the number of weeks of unemployment assistance, penalties for the unlawful employment of foreigners, claims by foreign workers, administrative provisions applicable to the employment of foreigners, and accident insurance. Entry into force (retrospectively) 1 Jan. 1988.

  16. Austria - Old-age, invalidity and survivors benefit - Law, Act

    Federal Act of 25 November 1987 amending the law regarding social rights (Social Rights Amendment 1988 Act; 44th amendment to the General Social Security Act; amendment of the Special Assistance Act and of the Act on night shift work and heavy work). Text No. 609.

    Adoption: 1987-11-25 | AUT-1987-L-4485

    This Act introduces numerous amendments to the General Social Security Act (LS 1955 - Aus. 3... 1961 - Aus. 2), particularly in regard to retirement pensions, employment injury and sickness insurance. In a measure to be phased in by 1994, time spent in full-time education will no longer count towards entitlement to a pension. In addition, the period on which average wages are based for purposes of calculating a pension will be extended from 10 to 15 years, also on a phased-in basis until 1992. Where a person receives two pensions, a portion of the second pension which exceeds a certain amount will be withheld. The Act also provides for pension insurance for time spent caring for a handicapped child and introduces new provisions regarding employment injuries involving a person who is over the age of 50. Finally, it contains transitional measures under the Special Assistance Act (BGBl. 642/1973, as amended) and the Act on night shift work and heavy work (BGBl. 354/1981, as amended).

  17. Austria - Old-age, invalidity and survivors benefit - Law, Act

    Federal Act of 25 November 1987 amending the Social Insurance Act for persons in the liberal professions (13th amendment to that Act). Text No. 610.

    Adoption: 1987-11-25 | AUT-1987-L-4486

    Introduces numerous amendments to the above-cited Act (BGBl. 560/1978, as amended), particularly in relation to retirement pensions, employment injury and sickness insurance for white collar employees. In a measure to be phased in until 1994, time spent in full-time education will no longer count towards entitlement to a pension. In addition, the period on which average wages are based for calculating a pension is reduced from 15 to 10 years, also on a phased-in basis until 1992. The Act further contains provisions on employment injuries involving persons over the age of 50, determination of invalidity and a series of transitional measures.

  18. Austria - Old-age, invalidity and survivors benefit - Law, Act

    Federal Act of 5 June 1987 on limitations on pensions granted by high-level organs. Text No. 281.

    Adoption: 1987-07-02 | AUT-1987-L-3725

  19. Austria - Old-age, invalidity and survivors benefit - Law, Act

    Loi modificatrice de 1985 sur l'assurance sociale. Texte No. 205.

    Adoption: 1985-05-09 | AUT-1985-L-1548

    Loi fédérale modifiant certaines dispositions législatives sur l'assurance sociale. Modifie la loi générale sur l'assurance sociale (SL 1955 - Aut. 3 ... 1961 - Aut. 2) (art. 49, 85 et 123); la loi de 1978 sur l'assurance sociale des travailleurs indépendants occupés dans l'industrie (art. 62 et 83); la loi de 1978 sur l'assurance sociale des travailleurs agricoles (art. 58 et 78); la loi de 1967 sur l'assurance-maladie et accidents des fonctionnaires (art. 56).

  20. Austria - Old-age, invalidity and survivors benefit - Law, Act

    Loi fédérale modifiant la loi de 1956 sur les traitements (quarante-deuxième modification de la loi sur les traitements), la loi de 1965 sur les pensions, la loi sur les allocations au titre de gains accessoires, ainsi que la loi sur les pensions des fonctionnaires du théâtre national. Texte No. 548.

    Adoption: 1984-12-12 | AUT-1984-L-995

    Nombreuses modifications.

  21. Austria - Old-age, invalidity and survivors benefit - Law, Act

    Loi fédérale modifiant la loi fédérale portant création du fonds national d'aide spéciale aux handicapés. Texte No. 214.

    Adoption: 1984-04-10 | AUT-1984-L-469

  22. Austria - Old-age, invalidity and survivors benefit - Law, Act

    Huitième loi modificatrice sur la sécurité sociale des travailleurs indépendants de l'industrie. Texte No. 591.

    Adoption: 1983-11-29 | AUT-1983-L-62

    Loi fédérale modifiant la loi sur la sécurité sociale des travailleurs indépendants de l'industrie. Modifie, notamment, le para. 63 (début et fin de la suspension des droits à pension).

  23. Austria - Old-age, invalidity and survivors benefit - Law, Act

    Septième loi modificatrice sur l'assurance sociale des exploitants agricoles. Texte No. 592.

    Adoption: 1983-11-29 | AUT-1983-L-63

    Loi fédérale modifiant la loi sur l'assurance sociale des exploitants agricoles. Modifie, notamment, le para. 59 (début et fin de la suspension des droits à pension).

  24. Austria - Old-age, invalidity and survivors benefit - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Federal railways Pensions Ordinance 1966 (Amendment) Ordinance (No. 3). Text No. 266.

    Adoption: 1971-07-12 | AUT-1971-R-17119

    Notification of the Federal Minister of Transport to amend the Federal Railways Pensions Ordinance.

  25. Austria - Old-age, invalidity and survivors benefit - Law, Act

    Self-employed Persons' Pension Insurance (Amendment) Act (No. 18). Text No. 447.

    Adoption: 1969-11-27 | AUT-1969-L-17985

    A federal Act to amend the Self-employed Persons' Pension Insurance Act [of 18 Dec. 1957]. Numerous amendments.

  26. Austria - Old-age, invalidity and survivors benefit - Law, Act

    Supplementary Pension Insurance (Agriculture) Amendment Act (No. 13). Text No. 18.

    Adoption: 1968-12-10 | AUT-1968-L-18203

    A federal Act to amend the Supplementary Pension Insurance (Agriculture) Act [of 18 Dec. 1957]. Numerous Amendment.

  27. Austria - Old-age, invalidity and survivors benefit - Law, Act

    Federal Act of 18 November 1965 on pension entitlements of the federal officials, their survivors and dependents (Pensions Act 1965 - BGBl I 340/1965). (Bundesgesetz vom 18. November 1965 über die Pensionsansprüche der Bundesbeamten, ihrer Hinterbliebenen und Angehörigen (Pensionsgesetz 1965 - PG. 1965)) - Act on-line in German

    Adoption: 1965-11-18 | Date of entry into force: 1966-01-01 | AUT-1965-L-104218

    Part I General provisions
    Part II Rest cover
    Part IIa Contributions
    Part III Suppling benefits for the survivors
    Part IV Common provisions for the officials on retirement and survivors
    Part V Special income tax contribution
    Part VI Supply on dependence
    Part VII Income maintenance
    Part VIII Retirement allowance
    Part IX Charges on additional bonus
    Part X Application of this Act to Private Law
    Part XI Special arrangements for staff and former staff of the economic body Austrian Federal Forestry and Austrian Federal Forests
    Part XII Transitional provisions
    Part XIII Special provisions for officials born after 31 December 1954
    Part XIV Special provisions for officials from § 1 Al. 14 and § 136b BDG 1979
    Part XV Final provisions


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