|Name:||Law N° 175(I) of 2015 amending the Law on Maternity Protection (Amendment).|
|Type of legislation:||Law, Act|
|Entry into force:|
|Published on:||Epissimi Efimeris, 2015-12-02, Part I(I), N° 4542, p. 1342 (DOC.NORMES)
|Bibliography:||Epissimi Efimeris, 2015-12-02, Part I(I), N° 4542, p. 1342 (DOC.NORMES)
Text in Greek Tipografio Kipriakis Dimokratias, Nicosia, Cyprus, p. 1342 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 .