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Name: Parent's Leave and Benefit Act 2019 (No. 35 of 2020).
Country: Ireland
Subject(s): Social security (general standards); Maternity protection
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 2020-10-24
Entry into force:
ISN: IRL-2020-L-110569
Bibliography: Legislation on-line Legislation on-line Irish Statute Book, Republic of Ireland PDF PDF (consulted on 2020-11-05)
Abstract/Citation: An Act to entitle certain employees who are relevant parents in relation to a child to employment leave for the purposes of enabling them to provide, or assist in the provision of, care to the child; to entitle certain employees who are surviving parents in relation to a child to employment leave on the death of a relevant parent; to provide for the payment of parentís benefit to certain persons and, for that purpose, to amend the Social Welfare Consolidation Act 2005 ; for those purposes to provide for the consequential amendment of certain other enactments; and to provide for related matters.

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