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Jordan


Basic labour law information

Jordan - Basic laws in NATLEX

01.01) Constitutional law
     The Jordanian National Charter.
     Constitution of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan.

01.02) Labour codes, general labour and employment acts
     Labour Code (No. 8 of 1996).

01.04) Criminal and penal law
     Law No. 9 of 2004 on Prisons and Reinsertion Centres

01.05) Human rights
     Political Parties Law (Law No.32, 1992).

01.07) Environmental, Climate and Sustainable Development Laws
     Law No. 52 of 2006 on Protection of the Environment.

02) Freedom of association, collective bargaining and industrial relations
     Arbitration Law (No. 31 of 2001).

04) Elimination of child labour, protection of children and young persons
     Loi No. 8 de 1987 sur la protection de la jeunesse.
     Law No. 32 of 2014 concerning Juvenile Law.

06) Tripartite consultations
     Regulation No. 21 of 2010 on the Tripartite Commission for Labour Affairs.

08) Employment policy, promotion of employment and employment services
     Development and Employment Fund Law (Law No. 33, 1992).
     Regulation No. 21 of 1999 concerning private employment offices. Issued in accordance with Art. 10(b) of the Labour Code, No. 8 of 1996.
     Regulation No. 12 of 2015 regulating the organisation of Private Recruitment Agencies for the Recruitment of Non-Jordanian Domestic Workers.

08.01) Disabled workers
     Protection of the Disabled Law (Law No.12 of 1993)

09) Education, vocational guidance and training
     Vocational Training Establishment Law (Law No. 11, 1985).

11) Cooperatives
     Co-operative Law (No. 18 of 1997).

14.01) Protection against particular hazards
     Law No. 43 for the year 2007, Radiation Protection, and Nuclear Safety and Security Law.
     Regulation No. 108 of 2015 on Radiation Protection.

15) Social security (general standards)
     Law No. 1 of 2014 on Social Security Law.
     Social Security Temporary Law (Law No. 7 of 2010).

18) Seafarers
     Council of Ministers Decision No. 6376 of 05/11/2014 Approves the accession of the Hashemite kingdom of Jordan to the ILO - Maritime Labour Convention, 2006.
     The Maritime Commercial Law 1972. No. 12.

22.10) Public and civil servants
     Regulation No. 82 of 2013 concerning the Civil Service.

22.12) Teachers
     Education Law, 1994 (Law No. 3 of 1994).

22.14) Homeworkers
     Instructions of 2011, Licensing Work From Home Jobs.

22.15) Domestic workers
     Regulation No. 12 of 2015 regulating the organisation of Private Recruitment Agencies for the Recruitment of Non-Jordanian Domestic Workers.
  
 

  
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Last updated: Thursday - 24th September 2020