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Name: The Employment of Women (Maternity Leave) Act, 1976-16 (Cap. 345A).
Country: Barbados
Subject(s): Maternity protection
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 1976-07-19
Entry into force:
Published on: Official Gazette, Supplement, 1976-07-19, pp. 1-7
ISN: BRB-1976-L-51898
Bibliography: Official Gazette, Supplement, 1976-07-19, pp. 1-7
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Abstract/Citation: Provides for the grant of maternity leave to female employees. Establishes the conditions for and duration of maternity leave. Protects the employment and seniority of those employees during such leave. Sets the conditions under which additional leave may be granted or under which given leave may be revoked. Excludes certain kinds of employment (those working at home).

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