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Name: Act No. 4277 of 26 June 1997 to amend the Trade Union Act.
Country: Turkey
Subject(s): Freedom of association, collective bargaining and industrial relations
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 1997-06-26
Entry into force:
Published on: Resmi Gazete, 1997-06-28, no 23033, pp. 1-2
Unofficial English translation, 2 p.
ISN: TUR-1997-L-47698
Link: https://www.ilo.org/dyn/natlex/natlex4.detail?p_isn=47698&p_lang=en
Bibliography: Resmi Gazete, 1997-06-28, no 23033, pp. 1-2
Unofficial English translation, 2 p.
Abstract/Citation: Trade unions and trade union federations can create establishments for the technical and professional training of their members. Removes the ban on the exercise of trade union activities except the ones mentioned in the act. Abrogates the article which prohibits trade unions from engaging in political activities. Prohibits the adoption of names, labels and brands belonging to political parties as well as the granting of donations to them. Removes the power of the state to exercise an administrative and financial control over trade unions.
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