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Name: Longshoremen's and Harbor Workers' Compensation Act Amendments of 1972. Public Law 92-576 (S. 2318).
Country: United States of America
Subject(s): Dock workers; Employment accident and occupational disease benefit
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 1972-10-27
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Published on: Federal Register, 1972
ISN: USA-1972-L-16690
Bibliography: Federal Register, 1972
Abstract/Citation: Amends the Longshoremen's and Harbor Workers' Compensation Act [LS 1927 - USA 1 ... 1960 - USA 1], and for other purposes. Numerous amendments; inter alia, adds a new section 49 (discrimination, including termination of employment, against employees claiming compensation).
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