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  1. Austria - Construction workers - Law, Act

    Federal Act to amend: Construction Workers Leave and Severance Pay Act, Construction Workers Bad Weather Compensation Act 1957, Workers' Severance Pay Act, Worker Protection Act, Construction Work Coordination Act and Labour Inspection Act (BGBl I 72/2016) - Act on-line in German

    Adoption: 2016-08-01 | Date of entry into force: 2017-04-01 | AUT-2016-L-104207

    Article 1. Amendment to the Construction Workers Leave and Severance Pay Act sections:
    § 13q Termination
    § 27 Inclusion in the system of leave and severance pay funds in the event of non-compliance with the compulsory registration
    § 31a Construction sites database
    Article 2. Amendment to the Construction Workers Bad Weather Compensation Act 1957: changes to numeration.
    Article 3. Amendment to the Workers' Severance Pay Act: severance payment arrangements.
    Article 4. Amendment to the Worker Protection Act: electronic ways of reporting.
    Article 5. Amendment to the Construction Work Coordination Act: electronic ways of reporting
    Article 6. Amendment to the Labour Inspection Act: Regarding Labour' inspectorate obligations.

  2. Austria - Construction workers - Law, Act

    Federal Act to amend Federal Act concerning holiday and severance pay regulations for workers in the construction industry, and Construction Workers Bad Weather Compensation Act 1957. - Act on-line in German

    Adoption: 2012-12-28 | Date of entry into force: 2012-01-01 | AUT-2012-L-93673

    Article I. Amendments to the Federal Act concerning holiday and severance pay regulations for workers in the construction industry. Provisions relating to the additional leave for shift work.
    Article II. Amendments to the Construction Workers Bad Weather Compensation Act 1957. Adds heat to the bad weather conditions, the Construction Workers Leave and Severance Pay Fund should establish criteria to measure bad weather conditions.

  3. Austria - Construction workers - Law, Act

    Federal Act to amend Federal Act concerning holiday and severance pay regulations for workers in the construction industry (Text No. 59/2010). (Bundesgesetz, mit dem das Bauarbeiter-Urlaubs- und Abfertigungsgesetz geändert wird (Änderung des Bauarbeiter-Urlaubs- und Abfertigungsgesetzes)) - Act on-line in German

    Adoption: 2010-07-21 | Date of entry into force: 2011-01-01 | AUT-2010-L-87459

    In § 3 added paragraph 3a: Apprentices trained simultaneously for roofer / plumber are not subject to the provisions of this Act.
    § 4 para 1 and 1a Employee has a right to annual leave of 30 working days for each calendar year, increasing to 36 after employment of 1 150 qualifying weeks.
    § 7 para 2 The start date of holiday is to be determined by agreement between employers and employees under consideration for the business needs and the recovery ability of workers
    § 26 paragraph 1 Holidays and severance payment fund to pay administrative expenses and other burdens (social security contributions and wage-related statutory levies and contributions (fringe benefits) during winter period.

  4. Austria - Construction workers - Law, Act

    Construction Work Coordination Act (BGBl. I. No. 37/1999). (Bauarbeitenkoordinationsgesetzes) - Act on-line in German

    Adoption: 1999-01-15 | AUT-1999-L-51626

    Requires employers in the construction industry to take measures to implement relevant provisions of the Occupational Safety and Health Protection Act and to prepare a safety plan for every construction project. Construction works undertaken by several employers shall require the appointment of a safety coordinator to harmonize safety procedures between the employers.

  5. Austria - Construction workers - Law, Act

    Amendment of the Act on bad weather compensation for workers in the construction industry and the Act on holiday and severance pay for construction workers. No. 113.

    Adoption: 1998-08-14 | AUT-1998-L-51642

    Applies sections of the two principal Acts to construction workers contracted out by employment agencies.

  6. Austria - Construction workers - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Ordinance of the Minister for Education and Cultural Affairs on the Curriculum for Vocational Schools for shop stewards and construction workers.

    Adoption: 1996-10-17 | AUT-1996-R-45345

  7. Austria - Construction workers - Law, Act

    Act amending the Act on annual leave and dispatching of construction workers, the Unemployment Insurance Act 1977, the General Social Insurance Act, the Labour Market Policy Finance Act, the Income Tax Act 1988 and the Labour Act (Text No. 417).

    Adoption: 1996-08-20 | AUT-1996-L-45666

  8. Austria - Construction workers - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Construction Industry Occupational Qualifications Ordinance. Text No. 294.

    Adoption: 1996-06-28 | Date of entry into force: 1997-01-01 | Date of partial entry into force: 1996-07-01 | AUT-1996-R-44563

    Sets forth requirements for certification for occupations in the construction industry.

  9. Austria - Construction workers - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Ordinance of the Ministry of Economic Affairs regarding the vocational training of construction engineering draughtsmen. Text No. 1086.

    Adoption: 1994-12-30 | Date of entry into force: 1995-01-01 | AUT-1994-R-41122

    Concerns job descriptions and examination requirements.

  10. Austria - Construction workers - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Ordinance of the Ministry of Economic Affairs regarding vocational training for flooring. Text No. 1087.

    Adoption: 1994-12-30 | Date of entry into force: 1995-01-01 | AUT-1994-R-41123

    Concerns job description and examination requirements.

  11. Austria - Construction workers - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Ordinance of the Ministry of Economic Affairs with respect to vocational training for stucco work. Text No. 1096.

    Adoption: 1994-12-30 | Date of entry into force: 1995-01-01 | AUT-1994-R-41132

    Concerns job description and examination requirements.

  12. Austria - Construction workers - Miscellaneous (circular, directive, legal notice, instruction, etc.)

    Declaration of the Ministry for Economic Affairs concerning the register regarding the adapted European and Austrian Standards with respect to safety standards for machines. Text No. 771.

    Adoption: 1994-09-01 | Date of entry into force: 1994-09-23 | AUT-1994-M-41116

    Concerns conversion of basic European Safety Standards into Austrian law.

  13. Austria - Construction workers - Law, Act

    Federal Act amending the Unemployment Insurance Act of 1977 and the Construction Workers Leave and Severance Pay Act (Text No. 682)

    Adoption: 1991-12-27 | Date of gradual entry into force: 1992-01-01 | Date of gradual entry into force: 1991-11-01 | AUT-1991-L-28973

  14. Austria - Construction workers - Law, Act

    Federal Act of 27 June 1989 amending the Act on annual leave and severance pay for construction workers. Text No. 363.

    Adoption: 1989-06-27 | Date of entry into force: 1989-08-01 | AUT-1989-L-8239

    Amends in particular ss. 2(2) (crafts covered by the Act), 8 (cash payment in lieu of annual leave), debts owed by employers (s. 25) and obligations in case of change of ownership of an enterprise (s. 25a). Revokes the Regulations on payment of bonuses (SS. 25(3) to (7) of text published in BGB1. No. 618/1987).

  15. Austria - Construction workers - Law, Act

    Ordinance of the Federal Ministry of Labour and Social Affairs of 15 April 1988 regarding the inclusion of types of enterprises within the scope of the Construction Workers' Leave and Severance Pay Act, for purposes of issuing rules on severance pay. Text No. 221.

    Adoption: 1988-04-15 | AUT-1988-L-6488

    Issued under the Federal Act of 25 Nov. 1987 (see ISN 4484).

  16. Austria - Construction workers - Law, Act

    Order of the Federal Ministry of Labour and Social Affairs of 10 February 1988 including certain types of firms within the coverage of the Act on leave and severance pay for construction workers [of 1972, as last amended by the Act contained in BGBl. No. 618/1987]. Text No. 114.

    Adoption: 1988-02-10 | AUT-1988-L-4889

  17. Austria - Construction workers - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Order of the Ministry of Economic Opportunity supplementing the Order on conditions for certification in the construction field. Text No. 206.

    Adoption: 1987-05-14 | AUT-1987-R-3550

    Conditions for the recognition in Austria of diplomas and other certificates granted in the Federal Republic of Germany in various occupations in the construction field.

  18. Austria - Construction workers - Law, Act

    A federal Act to amend the Act of 1957 [LS 1957-Aug.2, 1970-Aus. 1] respecting the grant of compensation during bad weather in the building industry. Text No. 639.

    Adoption: 1982-12-10 | Date of entry into force: 1983-05-01 | AUT-1982-L-10431

    Miscellaneous amendments.

  19. Austria - Construction workers - Law, Act

    A federal Act to amend the Building Workers' Leave Act 1972 [Text 414 of 1972]. Text No. 393.

    Adoption: 1976-07-07 | AUT-1976-L-13825

    Numerous amendments.

  20. Austria - Construction workers - Law, Act

    A federal Act to amend the Building Workers (Bad-Weather Compensation) Act 1957 [LS 1957 - Aus. 2... 1970 - Aus. 1]. Text No. 219.

    Adoption: 1975-03-20 | AUT-1975-L-14597

    Amends ss. 2 and 14.

  21. Austria - Construction workers - Law, Act

    Federal Act concerning holiday and severance pay regulations for workers in the construction industry (Bauarbeiter-Urlaubs- und Abfertigungsgesetz (BUAG), BGBl. 1972/414). Text No. 81.

    Adoption: 1972-10-25 | AUT-1972-L-42840

    Provides for special holiday regulations in certain areas of the construction industry, enumerated in subsection 1(2). Employees are entitled to thirty days paid leave after they have worked at least 46 weeks. Should the employee become ill during paid leave, the days of illness shall not be counted as paid leave. Also provides for severance pay if an employment contract is cancelled by the employer and the employee has worked at least 6 months. Further claims to severance pay are specified in s. 13b. Consolidated text.

  22. Austria - Construction workers - Law, Act

    Construction Workers Leave and Severance Pay Act (Text No. 414/1972). (Bauarbeiter-Urlaubs- und Abfertigungsgesetzes)

    Adoption: 1972-10-22 | AUT-1972-L-16324

    Repeals the Building Workers' Leave Act 1957 (LS 1968 - Aus. 1 (consolidation).

  23. Austria - Construction workers - Law, Act

    A federal Act further to amend [ss. 1, 4, 6, 7 to 13, 15 and 17 of] the federal Act [No. 129 of 1957, amended by Act No. 284 of 1963 and Act No. 314 of 1964] respecting the grant of compensation during bad weather in the building industry. (LS 1970-Aus.1). Text No. 4.

    Adoption: 1970-12-19 | AUT-1970-L-17454

  24. Austria - Construction workers - Law, Act

    Construction Workers Bad Weather Compensation Act 1957 (BSchEG, BGBl. 129/1957). Text No. 83a. (Bauarbeiter-Schlechtwetterentschädigungsgesetzes 1957)

    Adoption: 1957 | AUT-1957-L-42841

    Provides for a compensation to workers in the construction industry in the event that bad weather prevents completion of work. To compenstate for eventual lost earnings, a certain amount shall be paid to workers under requirements enumerated in s. 4. Workers may only claim this compensation between 1 November and 30 April of a given year (s. 4(3)). Consolidated text.


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