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  1. Jamaica - Specific categories of workers - Law, Act

    Pensions (Public Service) Act, 2017 (No. 24 of 2017). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2017-10-23 | JAM-2017-L-108378

    Establishes a contributory pension scheme for the public service called the Public Service Pension Scheme.

  2. Jamaica - Specific categories of workers - Law, Act

    Public Bodies Management and Accountability (Amendment) Act, 2015 (Act No.3 of 2015). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2015-03-12 | JAM-2015-L-102693

  3. Jamaica - Specific categories of workers - Law, Act

    Nurses and Midwives (Amendment) Act, 2005 (No. 13 of 2005).

    Adoption: 2005-04-08 | JAM-2005-L-72414

    Amends section 2 (definitions), 15 and 16 of the principal Act and inserts new sections 10A, 10B and 10C concerning registration and licences.

  4. Jamaica - Specific categories of workers - Law, Act

    Pensions (Amendment) Act, 2003 (No. 20 of 2003).

    Adoption: 2003-12-03 | JAM-2003-L-67373

    Amends Pensions Act. Makes provision for pensions and gratuities on death of officer in the course of duty under Section 17 of the Act.

  5. Jamaica - Specific categories of workers - Law, Act

    Pensions (Teachers) (Amendment) Act, 2003 (No. 21 of 2003)

    Adoption: 2003-12-03 | JAM-2003-L-67374

    Amends Section 13 of Pensions (Teachers) Act. Makes provision for pensions and gratuities on death of teacher in the course of duty.

  6. Jamaica - Specific categories of workers - Law, Act

    Pensions (Parochial Officers) (Amendment) Act, 2003 (No. 22 of 2003).

    Adoption: 2003-12-03 | JAM-2003-L-67375

    Amends Section 18 of Pensions (Parochial Officers) Act. Makes provision for pensions and gratuities on death of officer in the course of duty.

  7. Jamaica - Specific categories of workers - Law, Act

    Corruption (Prevention) (Amendment) Act 2002 (No. 42 of 2002).

    Adoption: 2002-12-27 | JAM-2002-L-64394

    Amends Corruption Prevention Act, 2001. Makes provision for power of Commission to require public servant to furnish statutory declaration on assets, liability and income at any time. Amends Second Schedule of Act to provide for new Form A (Statutory Declaration of Assets, Liability and Income).

  8. Jamaica - Specific categories of workers - Law, Act

    Public Bodies Management and Accountability Act, 2001 (Act No. 30 of 2001). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2001-12-28 | JAM-2001-L-102694

  9. Jamaica - Specific categories of workers - Law, Act

    The Corruption (Prevention) Act, 2000 (No. 18 of 2000). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2000-12-28 | JAM-2000-L-59351

    Repeals Corruption Prevention Act and makes new provision for the elimination of corruption in the performance of public functions. Establishes a Commission for the Prevention of Corruption, and regulates functions and proceedings of this Commission. Also defines acts of corruption.

  10. Jamaica - Specific categories of workers - Law, Act

    Rural Agricultural Development Authority Act (Act No. 13 of 1990). - Act on-line (as amended to 2002)

    Adoption: 1990-05-17 | JAM-1990-L-73507

    Establishes the Rural Agricultural Development Authority, sets out its functions, powers and procedures.

  11. Jamaica - Specific categories of workers - Law, Act

    The Quarries Control Act. - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 1984-01-03 | JAM-1984-L-31434

    This Act provides for quarry zones, offence for operating quarry without licence, surrender of licence and power to remedy dangerous practice.

  12. Jamaica - Specific categories of workers - Law, Act

    The Pensions (Expatriate Officers) Act - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 1976-07-21 | JAM-1976-L-31040

    This Act provides for the agreement for the takeover by the British Government of the responsibility for the payment of pensions to expatriate public officers.

  13. Jamaica - Specific categories of workers - Law, Act

    The Pensions (Civil Service Family Benefits) Act. - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 1976-01-01 | JAM-1976-L-31039

    An Act which sets forth the criteria for a pension scheme to be considered for every officer appointed in the public service of Jamaica on terms underwhich he is eligible for a pension.

  14. Jamaica - Specific categories of workers - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Minimum Wage (Garment Making Trade) Order 1974 [L.N. 220/74]. - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 1974-05-10 | JAM-1974-R-98290

  15. Jamaica - Specific categories of workers - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    National Insurance (Foreign Service Personnel) Regulations, 1970 (L.N. 282/70). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 1970-10-01 | JAM-1970-R-98312

  16. Jamaica - Specific categories of workers - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    The National Insurance (Mariners and Airmen) Regulations 1970 (L.N. 283/70). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 1970-09-29 | JAM-1970-R-17620

  17. Jamaica - Specific categories of workers - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    The Building Operations and Works of Engineering Construction (Safety, Health and Welfare) Regulations.

    Adoption: 1968-10-01 | JAM-1968-R-31836

  18. Jamaica - Specific categories of workers - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    National Insurance (Self-Employed Persons and Workers on Small Farms) (Entry into Insurance) Order, 1967 (L.N. 86/67). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 1967-03-30 | JAM-1967-R-98314

  19. Jamaica - Specific categories of workers - Law, Act

    The Nurses and Midwives Act. - The Nurses and Midwiwes Act

    Adoption: 1966-09-08 | JAM-1966-L-31034

    This Act defines the establishment of the Nursing Council, functions of this Council, registration, appeals to the Tribunal, offences and regulations

  20. Jamaica - Specific categories of workers - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    National Insurance (Workers on Small Farms) Regulations, 1966 (L.N. 92/66). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 1966-04-04 | JAM-1966-R-98302

  21. Jamaica - Specific categories of workers - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    National Insurance (Sugar Workers Transitional) Regulations, 1966 (L.N. 89/66). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 1966-04-04 | JAM-1966-R-98310

  22. Jamaica - Specific categories of workers - Law, Act

    The Pensions (Federal Civil Service) Act. - The Pensions (Federal Civil Service) Act

    Adoption: 1964-12-07 | JAM-1964-L-31041

    This Act determines all awards to be made under the authority of this Act, the power to modify the award regulations under the scheduled laws, and the awards would be charged to and paid out of the Consolidated Fund.

  23. Jamaica - Specific categories of workers - Law, Act

    The Retiring Allowances (Legislative Service) Act. - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 1961-12-28 | JAM-1961-L-31833

  24. Jamaica - Specific categories of workers - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Public Service Regulations (L.N. 92/61). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 1961-06-01 | JAM-1961-R-31438

  25. Jamaica - Specific categories of workers - Law, Act

    Shops and Offices Act (Act No. 27 of 1957). - Laws of Jamaica

    Adoption: 1961-05-15 | JAM-1961-L-31437

    This Act provides for payment of remuneration, maximum number of hours of work per week, employment policy, minimum wage and powers of Labour Officers.

  26. Jamaica - Specific categories of workers - Law, Act

    The Pensions (Teachers) Act. - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 1947-11-21 | JAM-1947-L-31043

  27. Jamaica - Specific categories of workers - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Regulations for the Granting of Pensions, Gratuities and other Allowances to Officers

    Adoption: 1947-11-21 | JAM-1947-R-37111

    These Regulations, incorporating all changes through December 1990, specify how old-age benefits are computed. A Schedule is annexed listing the Commonwealth countries, territories and other entities where benefits may be earned.

  28. Jamaica - Specific categories of workers - Law, Act

    Provident Fund Act (Cap. 315). - Act on-line (as amended to 1976)

    Adoption: 1947-11-21 | JAM-1947-L-73504

    Provides for the establishment and management of the Provident Fund for public employees listed in Schedule One. Also provides for the payment of benefits, contributions, and retirement age.

  29. Jamaica - Specific categories of workers - Law, Act

    Mining Act (Cap. 253). - Laws of Jamaica

    Adoption: 1947-10-13 | JAM-1947-L-31431

    This Act provides for the grant of an exclusive prospecting licence, obligations under this licence, grant of a mining lease, interference with public water, pollution of public water, interference with passageways, inspections and accidents, possession and purchase of minerals and obstructing any person in execution of a duty.

  30. Jamaica - Specific categories of workers - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    The Mining Regulations.

    Adoption: 1947-09-07 | JAM-1990-R-31432

  31. Jamaica - Specific categories of workers - Law, Act

    The Pensions (Parochial Officers) Act. - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 1944-11-21 | JAM-1944-L-31042

    An Act pertaining to pension regulations, revenues out of which pensions are to be paid, circumstances in which pensions may be granted, retirement in the public interest, liability of pensioners, suspensions of pensions, death or injury owing to war conditions and the application of the Act.


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