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Name: Law N 175(I) of 2015 amending the Law on Maternity Protection (Amendment).
Country: Cyprus
Subject(s): Maternity protection
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 2015-12-02
Entry into force:
Published on: Epissimi Efimeris, 2015-12-02, Part I(I), N 4542, p. 1342 (DOC.NORMES)
ISN: CYP-2015-L-102426
Bibliography: Epissimi Efimeris, 2015-12-02, Part I(I), N 4542, p. 1342 (DOC.NORMES)
Text in Greek Text in Greek Tipografio Kipriakis Dimokratias, Nicosia, Cyprus, p. 1342 PDF of Official Gazette in Greek PDF of Official Gazette in Greek (DOC.NORMES) (consulted on 2016-07-28)
Abstract/Citation: 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 .
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