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  1. Cyprus - Maternity protection - Law, Act

    Law N 118(I) of 2016 amending the Law on Maternity Protection (Amendment) (Laws of 1997 to 2015). - Text in Greek

    Adoption: 2016-11-18 | Date of entry into force: 2016-11-18 | CYP-2016-L-104733

    The present Law, under its article 2, amends article 3 of the basic Law on Maternity Protection (Laws of 1997 to 2015), by amending the phrasing of phrases 3A, 5 and 5A, in order to extend the regulations and the maternity leave provided for therein, in case of more than one child born out of the same labor.

  2. Cyprus - Maternity protection - Law, Act

    Law N 175(I) of 2015 amending the Law on Maternity Protection (Amendment). - Text in Greek

    Adoption: 2015-12-02 | Date of entry into force: 2015-12-02 | CYP-2015-L-102426

    Article 2 of the present Law amends article 3, by adding new phrase 3A, which, in case of childbirth of more than one child, extends the right to maternity leave to 4 weeks for each child; and by amending respectively the 2nd reservation of phrase 5A, with an addition regarding the extension of leave from 18 weeks to additional 4 weeks for each child beyond the first from the same childbirth.

    Article 3 adds new article 11, introducing a transitional provision, which extends the scope of the present Law to female employees who, on the date of entry into force of the present Law, are on maternity leave .

  3. Cyprus - Maternity protection - Law, Act

    Law N 176(I) of 2015 amending the Law on Social Security (Amendment). - Text in Greek

    Adoption: 2015-12-02 | Date of entry into force: 2015-12-02 | CYP-2015-L-102427

    Article 2 of the present Law amends article 29, by adding within phrase 4, new paragraph (c), worded as follows: "in case of childbirth of more than one child, for a time period of 18 consecutive weeks, increased by 4 weeks for each child beyond the first from the same childbirth, starting as stipulated by paragraph (a) of the present phrase"; and by amending respectively the 2nd reservation of phrase 7, with an addition regarding an extension from a period of 18 weeks to additional 4 weeks for each child beyond the first from the same childbirth.

    Article 3 adds new article 100, introducing a transitional provision, which extends the scope of the present Law to female insured persons who, on the date of entry into force of the present Law, receive a maternity benefit, whose period of payment is increased by 4 weeks for each child beyond the first from the same childbirth.

  4. Cyprus - Maternity protection - Law, Act

    Law N 179(I) of 2012 repealing the Law on Maternity Benefits. - Text in Greek

    Adoption: 2012-12-21 | Date of entry into force: 2013-01-01 | CYP-2012-L-100081

    The present Law repeals Laws N 21(I) of 2003, 23(I) of 2006, 135(I) and 193(I) of 2007 and 54(I) of 2010 on Maternity Benefits.

  5. Cyprus - Maternity protection - Law, Act

    Law N 37(I) of 2012 amending Laws N 59(I), 114(I) and 126(I) of 2010 and N 2(I) of 2012 on Social Security (Amendment N2). - Text in Greek

    Adoption: 2012-04-12 | CYP-2012-L-100047

    It replaces articles 29 and 30 of Laws N 59(I), 114(I) and 126(I) of 2010 and N 2(I) of 2012 by new article 29 on the maternity benefit and by new article 30 on the forfeiture of the right to maternity benefit.

  6. Cyprus - Maternity protection - Law, Act

    Law No. 54(I) of 2010 amending the Laws from 2003 to 2007 on Maternity Benefits. (Νόμος που τροποποιεί τους παροχής επιδόματος μάνας νόμους του 2003 έως (Αρ. 2) του 2007)

    Adoption: 2010-06-25 | Date of entry into force: 2010-06-25 | CYP-2010-L-86726

    Amends Laws relating to Maternity Benefits (No. 21(I) of 2003; No. 23(I) of 2006; No. 135(I) of 2007; and No. 193(I) of 2007).

    Amends article 6:
    - by replacing in para 2 the word "three" with the word "twelve"
    - by replacing para 3 with a new one concerning the application process and the consequences of late submission of the application.

  7. Cyprus - Maternity protection - Law, Act

    Law No. 8(I) of 2008 concerning maternity protections (amendment).

    Adoption: 2008-04-18 | Date of entry into force: 2007-07-25 | CYP-2008-L-83587

    It amends the article 3 of the basic law by changing the word "fourteen" with this of "sixteen".

  8. Cyprus - Maternity protection - Law, Act

    Law 135(I) of 2007, amending Laws 21(I) of 2003 and 23(I) of 2006 concerning Maternity Benefits.

    Adoption: 2007-10-19 | CYP-2007-L-81212

    Amends the article 3 of the basic law.

  9. Cyprus - Maternity protection - Law, Act

    Law No. 54(III) of 2004 to ratify the ILO Maternity Protection Convention, 2000 (No. 183).

    Adoption: 2004-11-26 | CYP-2004-L-72851

  10. Cyprus - Maternity protection - Law, Act

    Act No 21(I) of 2003 concerning Maternity Benefits.

    Adoption: 2003-01-31 | CYP-2003-L-64368

    Provides for a mother's benefit to women having minimum four minor children. Makes provision for, inter alia, conditions of eligibility and amount, obligations of beneficiaries, appeals against decisions, and penalties in the event of offences.

  11. Cyprus - Maternity protection - Law, Act

    Law No. 100(I) of 1997 concerning maternity protection. - English Summary

    Adoption: 1997-12-19 | Date of entry into force: 1997-12-19 | CYP-1997-L-49181

    Amends previous Acts related to maternity issues and determines maternity leave, prohibition of termination of employment during maternity, facilities concerning nursing and special care for the child, safety in the working environment, consolidation of rights.

  12. Cyprus - Maternity protection - Law, Act

    Act No. 26(I) of 18 April 1997, to amend Acts concerning annual paid leave.

    Adoption: 1997-04-18 | CYP-1997-L-47741

    Amends Section 12 of the basic Act. Takes into consideration any outcoming difference due to the application of the Maternity Protection Act.

  13. Cyprus - Maternity protection - Law, Act

    Act No. 55(I) of 19 April 1996 to amend all Acts concerning social insurance.

    Adoption: 1996-04-19 | CYP-1996-L-44326

    Amendments to articles 30 and 68 of the basic Act, concerning the amount and duration of social security benefit for new borns and maternity benefit in the event of adoption.

  14. Cyprus - Maternity protection - Law, Act

    Law No. 18(I)/1995 to amend the Social Insurance Laws.

    Adoption: 1995-05-01 | Date of entry into force: 1995-05-01 | CYP-1995-L-40623

    Adds a new article 39a to Law No. 64(I)/1993: any person or his dependants beneficiating at the same time from a social pension according to Law 25(I)/1995 and from a lump sum, does not receive this lump sum paied up to the Treasury of the Republic. Also modifies, inter alia, article 59: the increase paied up to a dependant on the basis of old age, incapacity, widowing, invalidity or benefit of oblivion terminates on the date when the dependant is entitled to a social pension. Under given conditions, the above-mentioned persons is also entitled to maternity, sickness, unemployment or injure benefit.

  15. Cyprus - Maternity protection - Law, Act

    Law No. 48(I)/94 to amend the laws on maternity protection.

    Adoption: 1994-06-24 | Date of entry into force: 1994-06-24 | CYP-1994-L-39011

    Amends Laws No. 54/1987 and No. 66/1988. New deadlines are set concerning maternity leave.

  16. Cyprus - Maternity protection - Law, Act

    Act amending Act No. 54/1987 concerning maternity protection. No. 66.

    Adoption: 1988-05-27 | Date of entry into force: 1988-05-27 | CYP-1988-L-7806

    Amendment of section 3 (2) as follows: "working women shall have the right to take maternity leave for a 12-week period".


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