|Name:||Motor Transport Workers Act, 1961 (No. 27 of 1961).|
|Subject(s):||Transport and communication workers|
|Type of legislation:||Law, Act|
|Entry into force:|
|Bibliography:||A Manual of Labour Laws, 1994, Jagdish Lal, Law Publishers (India), Allahabad, India, 14th ed., Vol. II, 17 p.
Industrial Law, 1997, P.L. Malik, Eastern Book, Lucknow, India, 17th ed.
Legislation on-line Ministry of Labour, India PDF (consulted on 2013-01-21)
|Abstract/Citation:||Governs welfare and health, hours of work, and wages and leave of motor transport industry workers. S. 21 prohibits the employment of children in the industry and requires adolescent workers to obtain a certificate of medical fitness.|