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  1. Azerbaijan - Social security (general standards) - Law, Act

    Law No. 786-VQD of 2 October 2017 to Amend the Law "On Combatting Corruption". - Legislation from CIS Countries

    Adoption: 2017-10-02 | Date of entry into force: 2017-11-15 | AZE-2017-L-106748

    Introduces wording changes in the Preamble of the Law, in Article 1 (Concept of corruption), in Article 9 (Law violations linked with corruption), in Article 4 (Bodies (structures) combatting corruption), Article 8 (Restrictions linked with the receipt of a present), Article 12 (Withdrawal of illegally obtained property and reimbursement of the cost of the illegal benefits or privileges), Article 13 (Annulment of acts adopted as a result of law violations linked with corruption); also supplements Article 2 (Subjects of violations linked with corruption) with new paragraph 2.1.7-1.

  2. Azerbaijan - Social security (general standards) - Law, Act

    Law No. 765-VQ of 30 June 2017 "On Insurance Against Unemployment". - Legislation from CIS Countries

    Adoption: 2017-06-30 | Date of entry into force: 2018-01-01 | AZE-2017-L-106749

    Establishes organizational, legal and economic bases for insurance against unemployment, regulates relationships between the subjects of insurance against unemployment.
    Chapter 1. General provisions
    Chapter 2. Rights and duties of subjects of insurance against unemployment
    Chapter 3. Registration for insurance against unemployment, regulation of insurance contribution and its payments
    Chapter 4. Accumulation and governance of insurance means.

  3. Azerbaijan - Social security (general standards) - Law, Act

    Law No. 731-VQD of 13 June 2017 to Amend the Law on "Compulsory Insurance in Case of Loss of Occupational Capacity as a Result of Occupational Accidents and Occupational Diseases". - Legislation from CIS Countries

    Adoption: 2017-06-13 | Date of entry into force: 2017-07-21 | AZE-2017-L-106750

    Rephrases sub-paragraph 14.3-1 of Article 14 (Insurance contribution and insurance sum), which states, that the insurance contribution is carried out only in non-cash order.

  4. Azerbaijan - Social security (general standards) - Law, Act

    Law No. 543-VQD of 10 March 2017 to Amend and Supplement the Law "On Labour Pensions". - Legislation from CIS Countries

    Adoption: 2017-03-10 | Date of entry into force: 2017-07-01 | AZE-2017-L-106753

    Rephrases several paragraphs of Article 1 (General concepts); repeals paragraphs 4.2.1 and 4.3.1 of Article 4 (Types and content of labour pensions), also rephrasing paragraph 4.4. In Article 6 (Financial sources of payment of labour pensions), repeals paragraph 1, rephrases paragraph 6.2. Supplements the law with a new paragraph 6-1 (Minimum amount of labour pensions). Makes wording changes in Article 7 (Terms of appointment of labour pension by age), Article 8 (Labour pension by age for women with many children, mothers who have children with disabilities, fathers and guardians who raise children alone), Article 9 (Other persons who have the right to labour pension on beneficial terms). Repeals paragraph 10.1 of Article 10 (Size of labour pension by age). Rephrases paragraphs 12.1 and 12.2 of Article 12 (Terms of granting labour pension by disability). Introduces wording changes in Article 13 (Size of labour pension by disability), supplementing it with new paragraph 13.3-1; also makes changes, inter alia, in articles 17 (Terms of granting labour pension by case of loss of breadwinner), 18 (Size of labour pension by case of loss of breadwinner), 20 (Premium to labor pension for seniority). Rephrases Article 19 (Premium to the insurance part of labor pensions). Rephrases Article 26 (Recalculation of labour pensions, granted before 1 July 2017), Article 29 (Indexation of labour pensions).

  5. Azerbaijan - Social security (general standards) - Law, Act

    Law No. 337-VQD of 14 October 2016 to Amend the Law "On Social Protection of Children, who have Lost Parents and are Deprived of Parental Care". - Legislation from CIS Countries (in Russian)

    Adoption: 2016-10-14 | Date of entry into force: 2016-11-16 | AZE-2016-L-105448

    Introduces wording changes into Article 1 (General concepts), Article 5 (Guarantees for education), Article 7 (Guarantees for entity and living place) also supplementing them with new words.

  6. Azerbaijan - Social security (general standards) - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Decree of the Cabinet of Ministers No. 37 of 5 February 2016 "To Establish the Rules of Applying for Addressed State Social Assistance, its Appointment, Granting and Refusal to Grant", as amended to 23 December 2016. - Legislation from CIS Countries (in Russian)

    Adoption: 2016-02-05 | Date of entry into force: 2016-02-12 | AZE-2016-R-105450

    Establishes the Rules of Applying for Addressed State Social Assistance, its Appointment, Granting and Refusal to Grant, with the following content:
    1. General provisions;
    2. Applying for social assistance;
    3. Appointment and refusal to grant social assistance;
    4. Granting and suspension of granting social assistance;
    5. Calculation of average monthly income of a family;
    6. Control over appointment, granting and payment of social assistance;
    7. Transitional provision;
    Appendices No. 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6.
    Repeals Decree of the Cabinet of Ministers No. 32 of 2 February 2006 "To Establish the Rules of Applying for Addressed State Social Assistance, its Appointment, Granting and Refusal to Grant, also the Procedure of Calculation of Average Monthly Income of a Family" (Sobranie Zakonodatelstva Azerbaijanskoi Respubliki, 2006, No. 2, Article 181).

  7. Azerbaijan - Social security (general standards) - Law, Act

    Law No. 1000-IVQD of 20 June 2014 to Amend the Law on Compulsory Insurance. - Legislation from CIS Countries

    Adoption: 2014-06-20 | Date of entry into force: 2014-07-13 | AZE-2014-L-97858

    Supplements article 6 (Insured person, beneficiary and victim) with new paras 6.7, 6.8; adds a sentence to para 4 of article 17 (Documents needed for issuance of insurance compensation); considers the text of article 18 (Granting of insurance compensation or the deadline of refusal to pay the compensation) as para 18.1 also adding para 18.2 to the same article; introduces new wording to article 23 (rights and duties of insurer), supplementing it with new para 23.3, and to article 25.1.7 (Grounds for the right of subrogation under compulsory insurance).

  8. Azerbaijan - Social security (general standards) - Law, Act

    Law No.720-IVQD of 30 September 2013 to Amend Law on Social Benefits. - Legislation from CIS Countries

    Adoption: 2013-09-30 | Date of entry into force: 2013-11-27 | AZE-2013-L-96576

    In accordance with article 94 of the Constitution of the Republic of Azerbaijan, supplements the law with new article 10-1 on the rules of payment of benefits; repeals articles 10.7 and 10.8.

  9. Azerbaijan - Social security (general standards) - Law, Act

    Law No.666-IVQD of 31 May 2013 amending the Law on Employment Pensions. - Legislation from CIS Countries

    Adoption: 2013-05-31 | Date of entry into force: 2013-06-14 | AZE-2013-L-96578

    Supplements article 3 (right to employment pension) with para 3.4 on the issues of granting employment pension to ex-president of the Republic of Azerbaijan.

  10. Azerbaijan - Social security (general standards) - Law, Act

    Law No.659-IVQD of 24 May 2013 amending the Law on Employment Pensions. - Legislation from CIS Countries

    Adoption: 2013-05-24 | Date of entry into force: 2013-06-07 | AZE-2013-L-96577

    Supplements para 30.1 of article 30 (body establishing employment pensions) with a new sentence concerning citizens of the Republic of Azerbaijan permanently residing abroad; supplements para 31.2 of article 31 (application for granting employment pension and schedules of examining documents for granting employment pensions) with a new sentence on the procedure of the application; amends para 31.4 of article 31.

  11. Azerbaijan - Social security (general standards) - Law, Act

    Law No. 425-IVQD of 1 October 2012 to Amend the Law on Employment Pensions. - Legislation from CIS Countries (in Russian)

    Adoption: 2012-10-01 | Date of entry into force: 2012-10-01 | AZE-2012-L-92488

    In order to harmonize the Law on Employment Pensions with the Law on Service in State Agencies during Emergency Situations, this amendment introduces a number of minor amendments regulating, inter alia, pension allowance to civil servants working within the agencies dealing with emergency situations.

  12. Azerbaijan - Social security (general standards) - Law, Act

    Law No. 161-IIG of 29 June 2001 on Treatment of Substance Abuse. - Legislation from CIS Countries (in Russian)

    Adoption: 2012-06-29 | Date of entry into force: 2012-06-29 | AZE-2012-L-92489

    Section I: General Provisions
    Section II: Principles of Treatment of Substance Abuse
    Section III: Substance Abuse Treatment
    Section IV: Social Measures in Substance Abuse Treatment Services
    Section V: Administrative Measures
    Section VI: Preventive Measures in Substance Abuse Treatment Services
    Section VII: Concluding Provisions

  13. Azerbaijan - Social security (general standards) - Law, Act

    Law No. 348-IVQD of 1 May 2012 to Amend the Law on Public Health Care. - Legislation from CIS Countries (in Russian)

    Adoption: 2012-05-01 | Date of entry into force: 2012-05-01 | AZE-2012-L-92495

    Supplements article 25 (Citizens' Right to Receive Information on State of Health) with para 6 and 7 on providing the patient and his/her family members with information about delivered psychiatric care.
    Amends and completes article 32 (Primary Health Care) adding psychiatric care to the list of diseases to be treated in medical centres providing primary health care.

  14. Azerbaijan - Social security (general standards) - Law, Act

    Law No. 313-IVQD of 7 March 2012 to Amend the Law on Treatment of Substance Abuse. - Legislation from CIS Countries (in Russian)

    Adoption: 2012-03-07 | Date of entry into force: 2012-03-07 | AZE-2012-L-92490

    Amends the wording of article 8 (Funding of Treatment of Substance Abuse) which now reads as follows "Funding of substance abuse treatment shall be carried out at the expense of state budget, as well as physical and legal persons in compliance with the present law and the law on Budget System of the Azerbaijan Republic".
    Further amends article 15.1 on the procedure of delivering substance abuse assistance and repeals articles 16.2 and 23.5.

  15. Azerbaijan - Social security (general standards) - Law, Act

    Law No. 275-IVQ of 30 December 2011 on Social Services. - Legislation from CIS Countries (in Russian)

    Adoption: 2011-12-30 | Date of entry into force: 2012-06-17 | AZE-2011-L-89954

    Chapter I: General Provisions
    Chapter II: Organization of Provision of Social Services to Persons (Families) in Difficulty
    Chapter III: Subjects Providing Social Services
    Chapter IV: Forms and Types of Social Service
    Chapter V: Financing of Social Service and Payment for Social Service
    Chapter VI: Final Provisions

    Repeals Law on Social Services for the Elderly of 2001 (Consolidated Laws of the Republic of Azerbaijan, 2001, No. 8, Article 518, 2007, No. 5, Article 401).

  16. Azerbaijan - Social security (general standards) - Law, Act

    Law No. 177-IVQD 24 June 2011 amending the Law on Public Health Care. - Legislation from CIS Countries (in Russian)

    Adoption: 2011-06-24 | Date of entry into force: 2011-07-07 | AZE-2011-L-89959

    Amends article 17.1 of the Law by providing that victims of domestic violence have the right to free public medical assistance.

  17. Azerbaijan - Social security (general standards) - Law, Act

    Law No. 999-IIIQ of 11 May 2010 on Compulsory Insurance in Case of Lose of Occupational Capacity as a Result of Occupational Accidents and Occupational Diseases. (Закон от 11 мая 2010 года №999-IIIQ oб обязательном страховании от утраты профессиональной трудоспособности в результате несчастных случаев на производстве и профессиональных заболеваний) - Legislation from CIS Countries (in Russian)

    Adoption: 2010-05-11 | Date of entry into force: 2010-05-11 | AZE-2010-L-86666

    Article 1: Legislation about Compulsory Insurance in Case of Lose of Occupational Capacity as a Result of Occupational Accidents and Occupational Diseases
    Article 2: Main Concepts
    Article 3: Insurance
    Article 4: Insurers
    Article 5 : Beneficiary Party
    Article 6 : Rights and Duties of the Insured
    Article 7: Rights and Duties of the Insured
    Article 8: Rights and Duties of the Beneficiary Party
    Article 9: Rights and Duties of the Insurer
    Article 10: Registration of the Insured Case
    Article 11: Contract for Compulsory Insurance
    Article 12: Contract of Annuities
    Article 13: Insurance Tariffs
    Article 14: Insurance Contribution and Insurance Amount
    Article 15: Contribution of Annuities
    Article 16: Insurance Compensation
    Article 17: Calculation of Amounts of Insurance Compensation
    Article 18: Procedure of Obtaining Insurance Compensation
    Article 19: Procedure of Assessing the Decree of Lose of Occupational Capacity
    Article 20: Basis for Refusal of Granting Insurance Compensation
    Article 21: State Control over the Compulsory Insurance in Case of Lose of Occupational Capacity as a Result of Occupational Accidents and Occupational Diseases
    Article 22: Resolution of Issues
    Article 23: Responsibility for Violation of the Law

  18. Azerbaijan - Social security (general standards) - Law, Act

    Law No. 717-IIIG of 25 November 2008 on minimum subsistence income in the Republic of Azerbaijan. - Legislation from CIS Countries (in Russian)

    Adoption: 2008-11-25 | Date of entry into force: 2009-01-01 | AZE-2008-L-81075

    Fixes the minimum subsistence income in Azerbaijan for children, the working age population and pensioners.

  19. Azerbaijan - Social security (general standards) - Law, Act

    Law No. 718-IIIG of 25 November 2008 on the poverty criteria limits in the Republic of Azerbaijan. - Legislation from CIS Countries (in Russian)

    Adoption: 2008-11-25 | Date of entry into force: 2009-01-01 | AZE-2008-L-81076

    In order to target the level of State social assistance, this Law provides criteria for assessing poverty in the Republic.

  20. Azerbaijan - Social security (general standards) - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Presidential Decree No. 3015 of 27 August 2008 to increase the allowances to people on part-time parental leave. - Legislation from CIS Countries in Russian

    Adoption: 2008-08-27 | Date of entry into force: 2008-09-01 | AZE-2008-R-81072

    In reference to Article 127 of the Labour Code, provides for a set of measures to increase the allowances to people on part-time parental leave.

  21. Azerbaijan - Social security (general standards) - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Presidential Decree No. 3006 of 25 August 2008 to increase the basic pension. - Legislation from CIS Countries (in Russian)

    Adoption: 2008-08-25 | Date of entry into force: 2008-08-25 | AZE-2008-R-81074

    Increases by 25% the basic pension.

  22. Azerbaijan - Social security (general standards) - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Presidential Decree No. 804 of 4 August 2008 on the regulation of the monthly payments to workers in privatized State Enterprises as well as State Enterprises under private management; to workers with health problems as a result of an occupational accident or disease; to family members and other dependants of workers who have lost their lives. - Legislation from CIS Countries (in Russian)

    Adoption: 2008-08-04 | Date of entry into force: 2008-08-04 | AZE-2008-R-81070

    Regulates the size and types of payments as well as questions related to the duration and order of their attribution.

  23. Azerbaijan - Social security (general standards) - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Government Decree No. 56 of 25 February 2008 on financing of the State program of social protection of the disabled and on the State program to finance the measures related to the social protection of the unemployed and citizens who are looking for their first job.

    Adoption: 2008-02-25 | Date of entry into force: 2008-01-01 | AZE-2008-R-79243

    Provides for a set of measures to support the disabled and unemployed in the Republic of Azerbaijan.

  24. Azerbaijan - Social security (general standards) - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Presidential Decree No. 2620 of 10 January 2008 approving the concept of reforms for the health care system and application of the compulsory universal insurance. - Legislation from CIS Countries (in Russian)

    Adoption: 2008-01-10 | Date of entry into force: 2008-01-14 | AZE-2008-R-79241

    Provides, inter alia, for implementation between 2008-2012 of the national plan to reform the health care system and the use of compulsory medical insurance.

  25. Azerbaijan - Social security (general standards) - Law, Act

    Law No 54-IIIG on Labour Pensions. (Qanun No. 54-IIIQ (7.02.2006) emek pensiyalari haqqinda) - Legislation from CIS countries in Russian Legislation on-line Legislation from CIS countries in Russian

    Adoption: 2006-11-11 | Date of entry into force: 2009-10-27 | AZE-2009-L-83431

    Establishes the basis of the right to occupational pensions for citizens of the Republic of Azerbaijan, provides rules to realize these rights and the system to ensure the provision of pensions.

    Chapter I. General provisions
    Chapter II. Old age pension
    Chapter III. Disability pension
    Chapter IV. Survivors pension
    Chapter. Amendments to the employment pensions
    Chapter VI. Insurance
    Chapter VII. Re-calculation of employment pensions
    CHAPTER VIII. Determination of employment pensions
    Chapter IX. Payment of employment pension
    Chapter X. Final provisions

  26. Azerbaijan - Social security (general standards) - Law, Act

    Law No. 55-IIIQ on Social Benefits. (Qanunlar No. 55-IIIQ (7.02.2006) Sosial müavinetler haqqinda) - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2006-02-07 | Date of entry into force: 2006-01-01 | AZE-2006-L-90133

    Article 1. Definitions
    Article 2. Social benefits legislation of the Republic of Azerbaijan
    Article 3. Persons entitled to receive benefits
    Article 4. Types of benefits
    Article 5. Benefits, the right to choose
    Article 6. Source of benefits
    Article 7. Benefits, terms and conditions of appointment
    Article 8. The amount of benefits
    Article 9. The term of appointment of benefits
    Article 10. The rules for appointment and payment of benefits
    Article 11. Suspension of payment of benefits
    Article 12. Circumstances which resulted in suspension of payments of benefits in the event of a duty to inform the person who benefits
    Article 13. Responsibility for violation of the law
    Article 14. Entry into force of the Law

  27. Azerbaijan - Social security (general standards) - Law, Act

    Law No. 221 on Personal Accounting in the State Social Insurance System. (Qanunlar No. 221-IIQ Dövlet sosial sigorta sisteminde ferdi uçot haqqinda) - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2001-11-27 | AZE-2001-L-90132

    This law stipulated in the legislation for social protection of the rights of citizens of the Republic of Azerbaijan to supply the necessary information and the principles of individual records to determine the legal basis for the organization.

    Chapter I. General Provisions
    Chapter II. Individual Registration
    Chapter III. Insurer, the insurer's individual account for the state social insurance system and the relevant executive authority exercising the rights and obligations
    Chapter IV. Final Provisions

  28. Azerbaijan - Social security (general standards) - Law, Act

    Law No. 725-IQ of 28 October 1999 on Medical Insurance.

    Adoption: 1999-10-28 | AZE-1999-L-64874

    Prvides for organizational, legal and economic basis of medical insurance. Deals with the system of medical insurance, rights of insured citizens, financing sources, and activities of medical establishments.

  29. Azerbaijan - Social security (general standards) - Law, Act

    Law No. 705-IQ of 5 October 1999 "On Compulsory State Personal Insurance of Employees of Judicial and Law Enforcement Agencies". - Legislation from CIS Countries

    Adoption: 1999-10-05 | Date of entry into force: 1999-10-05 | AZE-1999-L-101991

    Introduces the legislation in this sphere, as well as, the concepts of insured, insurers; sets the minimum amount of insurance sum and insurance contribution; regulates insurance accidents and payments, procedure of insurance, documents needed for insurance payments, refusal from payments, also control and liability, procedure of consideration of disputes.

  30. Azerbaijan - Social security (general standards) - Law, Act

    Law No. 360-IQ of 26 June 1997 on Public Health Care. - Legislation from CIS countries in Russian

    Adoption: 1997-06-26 | Date of entry into force: 2009-10-20 | AZE-2009-L-83432

    Provides for protection of psychological and physical health of the population and regulates legal relations between citizens and state and non-governmental organizations.

  31. Azerbaijan - Social security (general standards) - Law, Act

    Law No. 250 of 18 February 1997 on Social Insurance. (Qanun No. 250-IQ (18.02.1997) Sosial sigorta haqqinda) - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 1997-02-18 | AZE-1997-L-64873

    Chapter I. General Provisions
    Chapter II. The recipients of social insurance: their rights and obligations
    Chapter III. Mandatory state social insurance
    Chapter IV. Voluntary (additional) social insurance
    Chapter V. Final Provisions

  32. Azerbaijan - Social security (general standards) - Law, Act

    LAw No. 371 of 10 November 1992 On Sanitary and Epidemiologic Well-being.

    Adoption: 1992-11-10 | AZE-1992-L-51771

  33. Azerbaijan - Social security (general standards) - Law, Act

    Law No. 305 of 23 September 1992 on pension insurance. - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 1992-09-23 | Date of entry into force: 1993-01-01 | AZE-1992-L-46088

    Concerns occupational pensions (old age, disability, and survivor's benefits as well as pensions for length of service), and social pensions. Determines, inter alia, categories of beneficiaries, their rights, granting conditions, disability due to a occupational accident or disease, calculation of qualifying period, calculation and payment of pensions. Put into effect by Regulations No. 306 of 23 September 1992.


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