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Original name: مرسوم بقانون احتادي رقم ( 6 ) لسنة 2019 بتعديل بعض أحكام القانون االحتادي رقم ( 8 ) لسنة 1980 يف شأن تنظيم عالقات العمل
Name: Federal Law No. 6 of 2019 amending several provisions of Federal Law No. 8/1980 on Regulation of Labour Relations.
Country: United Arab Emirates
Subject(s): Elimination of child labour, protection of children and young persons; Equality of opportunity and treatment
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 2019-08-29
Entry into force:
ISN: ARE-2019-L-110291
Link: https://www.ilo.org/dyn/natlex/natlex4.detail?p_isn=110291&p_lang=en
Bibliography: Printed Separately, 2020, International Labour Organization PDF of Amendment in Arabic PDF of Amendment in Arabic
Abstract/Citation: Under the amendments, any discrimination against workers/employees that would weaken equal opportunities or prejudice equality in obtaining a job, to remain working, or to enjoy their employment’s rights including wages is prohibited. It also prohibits any discriminations against workers in jobs that involve the same job tasks (Article 7).
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