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Original name: 교원의 노동조합 설립 및 운영 등에 관한 법률 ( 약칭: 교원노조법 )
Name: Act on Establishment and Operation of Trade Unions for Teachers, 1999 (No. 5727).
Country: Korea, Republic of
Subject(s): Freedom of association, collective bargaining and industrial relations; Teachers
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 1999-01-29
Entry into force:
ISN: KOR-1999-L-64976
Bibliography: Labor Laws of Korea 2004, Ministry of Labor, Republic of Korea, pp. 111-116
Labor Laws of Korea 2007, Ministry of Labor, Republic of Korea, Part II, pp. 67-74
Legislation on-line in English Legislation on-line in English Ministry of Government Legislation, Republic of Korea PDF of Act in English as amended to 04/06/2010 PDF of Act in English as amended to 04/06/2010 (consulted on 2011-06-10)
Legislation on-line Legislation on-line Ministry of Government Information, Republic of Korea PDF of Act in Korean as amended to Act No. 13936 of 3/2/2016 PDF of Act in Korean as amended to Act No. 13936 of 3/2/2016 (consulted on 2018-03-16)
Abstract/Citation: Regulates establishment and organisation of trade unions for teachers, in conjunction with Trade Union and Labour Relations Adjustment Act. Also provides for collective bargaining, effect of collective agreements, and settlement of labour disputes. Section 8 establishes that trade unions and its members shall be prohibited from taking any industrial action, including strikes, work slowdowns and other activities hindering normal business operations.
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