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  1. Latvia - Equality of opportunity and treatment - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Cabinet of Ministers Regulations No. 644 on the procedure for calculation, review and payment of child care benefits and compensation in case of multiple births.

    Adoption: 2006-08-08 | LVA-2006-R-74738

    Comprehensive description of the procedures and formulas for calculating, applying for, review and payment of child support benefits.

  2. Latvia - Equality of opportunity and treatment - Law, Act

    Amendments to the Law on social benefits.

    Adoption: 2006-03-02 | Date of entry into force: 2006-03-08 | LVA-2006-L-74361

    The Amendments concern parental benefits, increasing significantly the benefits for a parent staying home with a child during its first year. Effectively, the amount of the benefit is tied to the parent's salary.

  3. Latvia - Equality of opportunity and treatment - Law, Act

    Amendments to the Labour Law

    Adoption: 2004-01-22 | Date of entry into force: 2004-02-25 | LVA-2004-L-69144

    The amendments concern granting unpaid leave to adoptive parents for the time period just after the adoption, as well as granting extra 10 day paid leave to one of the adoptive parents.

  4. Latvia - Equality of opportunity and treatment - Law, Act

    Amendments to the Law on State social benefits.

    Adoption: 2004-01-22 | Date of entry into force: 2004-02-25 | LVA-2004-L-69145

    The amendments concern child support benefits for adoptive parents.

  5. Latvia - Equality of opportunity and treatment - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Regulations regarding amount of State family benefits and supplements to State family benefits for disabled children, review procedures thereof and procedures for granting payment of benefits and supplements (No. 355 of 2003). - Unofficial English translation

    Adoption: 2003-07-01 | Date of partial entry into force: 2006-01-01 | Date of partial entry into force: 2003-10-01 | LVA-2003-R-68586

    Regulates calculation of amount of State family benefit and supplements to State family benefit for disabled child, review procedures thereof, as well as procedures for granting said payment and supplement.

  6. Latvia - Equality of opportunity and treatment - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Cabinet of Ministers Regulations No. 79/2002 setting forth the Charter of the Gender Equality Council.

    Adoption: 2002-02-19 | Date of entry into force: 2002-03-12 | LVA-2002-R-62667

    The Charter describes the functions and authority of the Gender Equality Council. The role of the Council is mostly of a coordination nature and the decisions have an advisory character. The overall task of the Council is to elaborate gender equality policy and implementation of the concept of gender equality.

  7. Latvia - Equality of opportunity and treatment - Law, Act

    Amendments to the Law on maternity and sickness insurance.

    Adoption: 2000-11-23 | Date of entry into force: 2001-01-01 | LVA-2000-L-59333

    Amendments introduce paternity benefits and paternity leave and determine the procedure for applying for benefits and leave.

  8. Latvia - Equality of opportunity and treatment - Law, Act

    Amendments to the Law on Maternity and Sickness Insurance.

    Adoption: 2000-11-23 | Date of entry into force: 2001-01-01 | LVA-2000-L-59547

    Makes provision for granting of paternity benefit as well as for determination of sickness benefit.

  9. Latvia - Equality of opportunity and treatment - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Cabinet of Ministers Regulations No. 100 on amendments to Cabinet of Ministers Regulations No. 384 of 1995-12-19 on awarding and payment of family benefits, child-birth benefits and child-care benefits.

    Adoption: 1998-03-24 | Date of entry into force: 1998-04-01 | LVA-1998-R-56379

    Provides increase of maternity benefits, changes the name of the supervising institution and repeals Cabinet of Ministers Regulations No. 323 of 1998-09-16.


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