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Original name: قانون رقم 17 لسنة 2018 بتعديل بعض احكام القانون رقم 6 لسنة 2010 بشأن العمل في القطاع الاهلي
Name: Law No. 17 of 2018 amending Law No. 6 of 2010 concerning Labour in the Private Sector.
Country: Kuwait
Subject(s): Labour codes, general labour and employment acts
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 2018-05-06
Entry into force:
ISN: KWT-2018-L-108307
Bibliography: Legislation online in Arabic Legislation online in Arabic Eastlaws Database, Cairo, Egypt (consulted on 2019-05-03)
Abstract/Citation: This Law amends Section 51 of Law No. 6 of 2010 concerning Labour in the Private Sector, which states that Kuwaiti nationals are entitled to full indemnities at the end of their service without employers deducting sums from their salaries to pay for the Public Authority for Social Security subscription. Indemnities will be paid in full by the current employer at the end of their service retrospectively actively from the date of Kuwait Law No. 6/2010 being implemented.
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