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Name: Law No. 13 of 1980 on Social Security
Country: Libya
Subject(s): Social security (general standards)
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 1980-04-14
Entry into force:
Published on: Al-Jarida al-Rasmiya, 1980-06-08
ISN: LBY-1980-L-27934
Bibliography: Al-Jarida al-Rasmiya, 1980-06-08
Collection of Social Security Legislations of Socialist Peoples Libyan Arab Jamahiria, 1983, Secretariat of People's General Committee for Social Security, Government of Libyan Arab Jamahiriya, Libyan Arab Jamahiriya, p. 13-46
Abstract/Citation: This Act is comprehensive in the area of social security, providing protection in the event of old-age, disability, sickness, work injury or occupational disease, loss of bread-winner, and general welfare assistance or assistance in the event of calamities, disasters, and death. Chapter One deals with administration of social security; Chapter Two relates to benefits, both in cash and in kind; Chapter Three deals with specific categories of secured persons and contributors; Chapter Four concerns social security revenues and financing; Chapter Five provides for the calculation of work and service periods, assessment of pensions, and guarantees as to collection of contributions and all credits due to the fund. Text published in Legislative Series, 1980-LAJ 1
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