||Medical Examination of Young Persons (Underground Work) Act (No. 20 of 1973) (Cap. 216).
||Elimination of child labour, protection of children and young persons
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||Legislation on-line Zambia Legal Information Institute (ZamLII), Zambia PDF of Act as amended to Act No. 13 of 1994 (consulted on 2014-04-28)
||Provides for implementation in Zambia of ILO Convention Nr. 124 concerning medical examination of young persons for fitness for emplyoment underground in mines. Establishes that no employer shall employ or require to work underground in a mine any person under the age of 21, unless after thorough medical examination carried out by or under supervision of approved physician, such person is certified by physician to be in every way physically fit for such work. Also provides for some related matters.