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

    Central Provident Fund (Amendment) Act 2009 (No. 18 of 2009).

    Adoption: 2009-08-12 | SGP-2009-L-82207

    Makes numerous amendments to the Principal Act concerning mental health.

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

    Central Provident Fund (Amendment) Act 2008 (No. 25 of 2008).

    Adoption: 2008-10-02 | SGP-2008-L-80463

    Amends sections 2, 13, 13B, 15, 18, 19, 19A, 22, 24 and 77 concerning survivors benefits.

  3. Singapore - Social security (general standards) - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Work Injury Compensation Regulations 2008 (No. S. 165). - Singapore Statutes on-line

    Adoption: 2008-04-01 | Date of entry into force: 2008-04-01 | SGP-2008-R-79059

    Part I - Preliminary
    Part II - Procedure to Claim for Compensation.
    Part III - Appointment of representatives
    Part IV - Calculation of Earnings
    Part V - Review of periodical payments for temporary incapacity and commutations Thereof
    Part VI - Medical Examination
    Part VII - Admission to approved Hospitals
    Part VIII - Transfer of money
    Part IX - Miscellaneous

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

    Work Injury Compensation Act, 2008 (Cap. 354). - Statutes on-line

    Adoption: 2008-04-01 | Date of entry into force: 2008-04-01 | SGP-2008-L-79060

    Covers all employees whether they are manual or non-manual workers and regardless of their level of earnings. Self-employed persons, independent contractors, domestic workers, members of the Singapore Armed Forces, officers of the Singapore Police Force, the Singapore Civil Defence Force, the Central Narcotics Bureau and the Singapore Prisons Service are not covered under the Work Injury Compensation Act.

  5. Singapore - Social security (general standards) - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Work Injury Compensation (Composition of Offences) Regulations 2008 (No. S 166). - Singapore Statutes on-line

    Adoption: 2008-03-31 | SGP-2008-R-79065

    Provides that all offences under the Act, except those under sections 35(2)(f) and (d), may be compounded by the Commissioner or an Assistant Commissioner in accordance with section 39(1) of the Act.

  6. Singapore - Social security (general standards) - Miscellaneous (circular, directive, legal notice, instruction, etc.)

    Work Injury Compensation (Waiver from Insurance) Notification (G.N. No. S 171/2008). - Singapore Statutes on-line

    Adoption: 2008-03-31 | Date of entry into force: 2008-04-01 | SGP-2008-M-79070

    Waives the requirement to maintain insurance under section 23(1) of the Act for the Government and employers of all persons with monthly earnings of more than $1,600 and who are employed otherwise than by way of manual labour.

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

    Central Provident Fund (Amendment No. 2) Act 2007 (No. 57 of 2007).

    Adoption: 2007-12-03 | SGP-2007-L-77876

    Amends sections 2 (definitions), 6 (payment of interest), 12, 13 (crediting to accounts), 20, 21, 21A, 21B, 22, 24, 25, 27E, 27F, 43, 53, 72, 75 and 76. Adds a new Part VIA concerning the Workfare Income Supplement Scheme (new Sections 57A-57F).

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

    Central Provident Fund (Amendment) Act 2007 (No. 40 of 2007).

    Adoption: 2007-09-10 | SGP-2007-L-77333

    Makes numerous amendments to the principal Act with respect to sections 2, 5, 13, 13B, 15, 18, 18A, 18B, 19, 19A, 21, 21A, 21B, 24, 25, 32, 58A, 61B, 65, 66A, 68 and 77. It also inserts a new Part IIIA into the text with respect to division of fund related assets in matrimonial proceedings.

  9. Singapore - Social security (general standards) - Miscellaneous (circular, directive, legal notice, instruction, etc.)

    Retirement Age (Exemption) (Amendment) Notification 2007 (No. S 346).

    Adoption: 2007-06-29 | SGP-2007-M-76861

    Makes amendments to terminology in paragraph 3 of the Retirement Age (Exemption) Notification following amendments made to the Employment of Foreign Manpower Act 1990.

  10. Singapore - Social security (general standards) - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Retirement Age (Composition of Offenses) Regulations 2007 (No. S 85).

    Adoption: 2007-02-26 | SGP-2007-R-76035

    Provides that any offence under sections 4(3), 8(7) or 9(3) of the Retirement Age Act may be compounded by an investigating officer in accordance with section 10(1).

  11. Singapore - Social security (general standards) - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Central Provident Fund (Self-Employed Person) (Amendment) Regulations 2006 (No. S 722).

    Adoption: 2006-12-29 | SGP-2006-R-75451

    Amends the Schedule to the Regulations.

  12. Singapore - Social security (general standards) - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Central Provident Fund (Investment Schemes) (Amendment) Regulation, 2006 (No. S723).

    Adoption: 2006-12-29 | Date of entry into force: 2007-01-01 | SGP-2006-R-75452

    Amends regulations 2, 4 and 22.

  13. Singapore - Social security (general standards) - Miscellaneous (circular, directive, legal notice, instruction, etc.)

    Central Provident Fund (Amendment) Rules 2006 (No. S 680).

    Adoption: 2006-12-15 | Date of entry into force: 2006-12-25 | SGP-2006-M-75480

    Amends Rule 2 of the Central Provident Fund Rules (R 3, 2006 Ed.) concerning definitions and deletes and substitutes rule 24 concerning "correspondence with members".

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

    The Community Care Endowment Fund Act 2005 (No. 33 of 2005). - Singapore Statutes Online

    Adoption: 2005-10-06 | SGP-2005-L-72764

    Establishes the Community Care Endowment Fund to assist citizens and permanent residents of Singapore who are in financial and other difficulties. Terminates the Community Assistance Fund trust.

  15. Singapore - Social security (general standards) - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Work Injury Compensation (Medical Board) Regulations (G.N. No. S 542/2005). - Singapore Statutes on-line

    Adoption: 2005-09-15 | SGP-2005-R-97227

  16. Singapore - Social security (general standards) - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Central Provident Fund (Medishield Scheme) Regulations 2005 (No. S 427).

    Adoption: 2005-07-01 | SGP-2005-R-71972

    Sets out qualification requirements for being covered by the Medishield scheme as well as measures related thereto.

  17. Singapore - Social security (general standards) - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Central Provident Fund (Private Medical Insurance Scheme) Regulations 2005 (No. S 428).

    Adoption: 2005-07-01 | SGP-2005-R-71975

  18. Singapore - Social security (general standards) - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Central Provident Fund (Dependants' Protection Insurance Scheme) (Amendment) Regulations, 2003 (No. S 307).

    Adoption: 2003-06-27 | Date of entry into force: 2003-06-28 | SGP-2003-R-65372

    Made under Central Provident Fund Act. Amends Central Provident Fund (Dependants' Protection Insurance Scheme) Regulations. Inter alia provides for insured sum, transitional provision in respect of increase in insured sum, and discretionary bonus.

  19. Singapore - Social security (general standards) - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Prevention of Corruption (Occupational Superannuation Scheme) Regulations 2003 (No. S 51).

    Adoption: 2003-01-25 | Date of entry into force: 2003-01-30 | SGP-2003-R-64009

    Made under Prevention of Corruption Act. Comprehensive legislation aimed at preventing corruption with regard to administration of occupational superannuation schemes. Divided into 7 parts. Parts 1 and 2 contain preliminary and general provisions. Part 3 provides for reckonable service and retirement. Part 4 deals with contributions and withdrawals, Part 5 with awards in respect of death, and Part 6 with awards in respect of disablement. Part 7 makes provision for conversion to scheme.

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

    Work Injury Compensation (Fees) Regulations (G.N. No. S 113/2002). - Singapore Statutes on-line

    Adoption: 2002-03-08 | SGP-2002-R-97226

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

    Central Provident Fund (Minimum Sum Topping-Up Scheme) (Amendment) Regulations, 2001 (No. S 165).

    Adoption: 2001-03-29 | SGP-2001-R-59374

    Amends Section 10 of Central Provident Fund (Minimum Sum Topping-Up Scheme) Regulations. Provides that no transfer or payment shall be made by a person under these regulations to the same recipient more than once per year.

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

    Central Provident Fund (Medishield Scheme) (Amendment) Regulations 2001 (No. S 72).

    Adoption: 2001-02-08 | Date of entry into force: 2001-01-01 | SGP-2001-R-58968

    Makes several miscellanous amendments to Central Provident Fund (MediShield Scheme) Regulations. Inter alia deals with termination of insurance by injured persons other than dependants.

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

    Central Provident Fund (Private Medical Insurance Scheme) (Amendment) Regulations 2001 (No. S 73).

    Adoption: 2001-02-08 | Date of entry into force: 2001-01-01 | SGP-2001-R-58969

    Makes several miscellanous amendments to Central Provident Fund (Private Medical Insurance Scheme) Regulations.

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

    National Council of Social Services (Inquiry Proceedings) Regulations 2001 (No. S 47).

    Adoption: 2001-01-22 | Date of entry into force: 2001-01-31 | SGP-2001-R-58963

    Made under the National Council of Social Service Act. Makes provision for inquiry into complaints concerning members of the Council by the Board of the Council.

  25. Singapore - Social security (general standards) - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    National Council of Social Services (Membership and Fees) Regulations, 2001 (No. S 48).

    Adoption: 2001-01-22 | Date of entry into force: 2001-01-31 | SGP-2001-R-58964

    Made under the National Council of Social Service Act. Makes provision for conditions of membership in the council, application for membership, grant and renewal of membership, membership fees and other charges, obligations of members of Council, resignation, and termination of membership.

  26. Singapore - Social security (general standards) - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Central Provident Fund (Investment Schemes) Regulation, 2000 (No. S 609).

    Adoption: 2000-12-26 | Date of entry into force: 2001-01-01 | SGP-2000-R-58776

    Made under the Central Provident Fund Act. Makes provision for ordinary and special account of central provident fund investment scheme, as well as for purchase of shares in approved corporations.

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

    Central Provident Fund (Amendment) Act, 2000 (No. 39 of 2000).

    Adoption: 2000-12-02 | SGP-2000-L-58768

    Makes several miscellanous amendments to the Central Provident Fund Act. The following sections of the Act are amended: 2, 4, 13, 15, 18, 19, 29, 30, 32, 36, 39, 49, 61 and 77. Sections 34 and 35 are repealed.

  28. Singapore - Social security (general standards) - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Central Provident Fund (Investment Schemes) (Amendment No. 3) Regulations 1999.

    Adoption: 1999-04-24 | Date of entry into force: 1999-04-24 | SGP-1999-R-55804

    Amends Provident Fund (Investment Schemes) Regulations by restating the definition of the terms of approved insurer, insurance policy, investment-linked insurance policy, and by providing for related matters.

  29. Singapore - Social security (general standards) - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Central Provident Fund (Residential Properties Scheme) (Amendment) Regulations, 1999 (No. S 85).

    Adoption: 1999-02-27 | Date of entry into force: 1999-02-01 | SGP-1999-R-57311

    Amends Central Provident Fund (Residential Properties Scheme) Regulations with regard to loans by Government to members, use of money in special account for payment of housing loan and share in common property transferred by Housing and Development Board, use of money in special account for payment of improvement contributions in respect of upgrading works, as well as some related matters.

  30. Singapore - Social security (general standards) - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Central Provident Fund (Investment Schemes) (Amendment No. 2) Regulations, 1999 (No. S 86).

    Adoption: 1999-02-27 | Date of entry into force: 1999-03-01 | SGP-1999-R-57312

    Amends Central Provident Fund (Investment Schemes) Regulations with regard to members who receive loans from government, and loans by government to members.

  31. Singapore - Social security (general standards) - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Central Provident Fund (Approved Housing Schemes) (Amendment) Regulations, 1999 (No. S 88).

    Adoption: 1999-02-27 | Date of entry into force: 1999-02-01 | SGP-1999-R-57314

    Amends Central Provident Fund (Approved Housing Schemes) Regulations with regard to loans by the government to members, use of money in special account for payment of housing loans, and use of money in special account for payment of improvement contribution in respect of upgrading works.

  32. Singapore - Social security (general standards) - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Central Provident Fund (Ministry of Defence Housing Scheme) (Amendment) Regulations, 1999 (No. S 89).

    Adoption: 1999-02-27 | Date of entry into force: 1999-02-01 | SGP-1999-R-57315

    Amends Provident Fund (Ministry of Defence Housing Scheme) Regulations(Rg 13) with regard to loans by the government to members, and use of money in special account for payment of housing loan.

  33. Singapore - Social security (general standards) - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Central Provident Fund (Approved HDB-HUDC Housing Scheme) (Amendment) Regulations, 1999 (No. S 90).

    Adoption: 1999-02-27 | Date of entry into force: 1999-03-01 | SGP-1999-R-57316

    Amends Central Provident Fund (Approved HDB-HUDC Housing Scheme) Regulations (Rg 14) with regard to loans by the government to members, use of money in special account for payment of housing loan, and share in common property transferred by Housing and Development Board.

  34. Singapore - Social security (general standards) - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Central Provident Fund (Non-Residential Properties Scheme) (Amendment) Regulations, 1999 (No. S 87).

    Adoption: 1999-02-17 | Date of entry into force: 1999-03-01 | SGP-1999-R-57313

    Amends Central Provident Fund (Non-Residential Properties Scheme) (Rg 10) Regulations with regard to loans by the government to members, and the use of money in a special account for payment of loans.

  35. Singapore - Social security (general standards) - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Central Provident Fund (Approved Employees' Scheme) Regulations 1998 (No. S 642).

    Adoption: 1998-12-30 | Date of entry into force: 1999-01-01 | SGP-1998-R-52667

    Defines the term "permanent" resident as a person who holds a valid permit or re-entry permit. Stipulates that employer contributions and employee benefits shall be determined by the First Schedule of the Central Provident Fund Act, and that contributions and benefits in respect of persons who become permanent residents on or after 1 January 1999 shall be regulated by the Central Provident Fund (Permanent Residents -- Employees) Regulations (Rg 21). Repeals the Central Provident Fund (Approved Employees' Scheme) Regulations (Rg 24).

  36. Singapore - Social security (general standards) - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Central Provident Fund (Specified Employees Aged 60 Years and Above (Revocation) Regulations 1998 (No. S 643).

    Adoption: 1998-12-30 | Date of entry into force: 1999-01-01 | SGP-1998-R-52668

    Revokes the Central Provident Fund (Specified Employees Aged 60 Years and Above) Regulations 1998 (G.N. No. S 223/98).

  37. Singapore - Social security (general standards) - Miscellaneous (circular, directive, legal notice, instruction, etc.)

    Central Provident Fund Act (Amendment of Schedule) Notification 1998 (No. S 645).

    Adoption: 1998-12-30 | Date of entry into force: 1999-01-01 | SGP-1998-L-52670

    Amends the First Schedule of the Central Provident Act which regards contributions payable by the employer and amounts recoverable from the employee's wages.

  38. Singapore - Social security (general standards) - Miscellaneous (circular, directive, legal notice, instruction, etc.)

    Retirement Age (Exemption) (Amendment) Notification 1998 (No. S 649).

    Adoption: 1998-12-30 | Date of entry into force: 1999-01-01 | SGP-1998-M-52672

    Amends provisions of the Retirement Age (Exemption) Notification (N1) with regard to persons who are exempt from the mandatory retirement age or who retired but were rehired.

  39. Singapore - Social security (general standards) - Miscellaneous (circular, directive, legal notice, instruction, etc.)

    Central Provident Fund (Prescribed Age to Withdraw Minimum Sum) Notification 1998 (No. S 650).

    Adoption: 1998-12-30 | Date of entry into force: 1999-01-01 | SGP-1998-M-52673

    Stipulates that for the purposes of subsections 7 and 7A of section 15 of the Central Provident Fund Act, 60 years of age shall henceforth be read as 62 years of age.

  40. Singapore - Social security (general standards) - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Central Provident Fund (Revised Minimum Sum Scheme) (Amendment No. 2) Regulations 1998 (No. S 651).

    Adoption: 1998-12-30 | Date of entry into force: 1999-01-01 | SGP-1998-R-52674

    Sets forth methods of calculating minimum sums to be maintained by members. Amends the Central Provident Fund (Revised Minimum Sum Scheme) Regulations (Rg 2).

  41. Singapore - Social security (general standards) - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Central Provident Fund (Approved HDB-HUDC Housing Scheme) (Amendment) Regulations 1998 (No. S 597).

    Adoption: 1998-12-16 | SGP-1998-R-52664

    Amends the Central Provident Fund (Approved HDB-HUDC Housing Scheme) Regulations (Rg 14).

  42. Singapore - Social security (general standards) - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Central Provident Fund (Investment Schemes) (Amendment) Regulations 1998 (No. S 432).

    Adoption: 1998-08-07 | Date of entry into force: 1998-08-21 | SGP-1998-R-50985

    Amends sections 2 and 32 of the Central Provident Fund (Investment Schemes) Regulations regarding approval for the purchase of any unit in a unit trust scheme or investment in a collective investment scheme.

  43. Singapore - Social security (general standards) - Law, Act

    Central Provident Fund (Amendment) Act 1998 (No. 30 of 1998).

    Adoption: 1998-07-03 | SGP-1998-L-50745

    Amendments regarding voluntary contributions, transfer of member's moneys in an ordinary account to a special account, prohibition of double insurance with respect to movable property, and court proceedings.

  44. Singapore - Social security (general standards) - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Advance Medical Directive Regulations 1997 (No. S 218).

    Adoption: 1997-04-05 | Date of entry into force: 1997-07-01 | SGP-1997-R-47411

    Provides forms to register advance medical directives, to certify terminal illnesses, and to register objections by medical practitioners.

  45. Singapore - Social security (general standards) - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    People's Association (Community Development Councils) Rules 1997 (No. S 162).

    Adoption: 1997-03-31 | SGP-1997-R-47023

    Permits the Board of Management of the Association to designate an area as a District and appoint in such a District a Community Development Council. The Council shall plan and develop community and infrastructure projects, administer social assistance schemes, and work with social workers and voluntary groups to assist the disabled and other disadvantaged persons. Made under the People's Association Act.

  46. Singapore - Social security (general standards) - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Central Provident Fund (Distribution and Disposal of Shares in Approved Corporation) Rules 1995 (No. S 576).

    Adoption: 1996-12-20 | Date of entry into force: 1996-01-01 | SGP-1996-R-44063

    Provides regulations governing social security benefits of deceased members of the Central Provident Fund. Made under Central Provident Fund Act.

  47. Singapore - Social security (general standards) - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Central Provident Fund (Medisave Account Withdrawals) (Amendment) Regulations 1996 (No. S 350).

    Adoption: 1996-08-06 | Date of entry into force: 1996-08-06 | Date of partial entry into force: 1995-11-27 | SGP-1996-R-44870

    Amendments concerning coverage of eye treatment.

  48. Singapore - Social security (general standards) - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Maintenance of Parents Rules 1996 (No. S 241 of 1996).

    Adoption: 1996-05-28 | Date of entry into force: 1996-06-01 | SGP-1996-R-44883

    Rules regarding application for maintenance of parents benefit, hearings at the Tribunal, and enforcement of maintenance orders.

  49. Singapore - Social security (general standards) - Law, Act

    The Advance Medical Directive Act 1996 (No. 16 of 1996). - Singapore Statutes Online

    Adoption: 1996-05-17 | SGP-1996-L-46348

    Allows persons over the age of 21 to make an advance medical directive indicating their wish not to be subjected to extraordinary life-sustaining treatments in the event of a terminal illness. Provides for medical practitioners' duties in such cases and relieves physicians of liability if medical treatment is withheld from a patient in accordance with the Act. Assures confidentiality of advance medical directives and makes it an offence to require such directives for the purposes of insurance policies. The Act shall not be interpreted as an authorization of euthanasia or mercy killing.

  50. Singapore - Social security (general standards) - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Central Provident Fund (Permanent Residents -- Employees) (Amendment) Regulations 1995 (No. S 569).

    Adoption: 1995-12-20 | Date of entry into force: 1995-08-01 | SGP-1995-R-44067

    Amends s. 2 of Central Provident Fund (Permanent Residents -- Employees) Regulations 1995 by inserting a new s. 2(2) exempting contributions of employees who are members of an approved employees' scheme or who are employees of the Government.

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