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Name: Law on the Special Measures for the Occupational Support of Mothers of Fatherless Families (Law No. 126 of 2003).
Country: Japan
Subject(s): Workers with family responsibilities
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 2003-07-24
Entry into force:
Published on: Kampo Gogai, 2003-07-24, No. 168, p. 27
ISN: JPN-2003-L-66267
Bibliography: Kampo Gogai, 2003-07-24, No. 168, p. 27
Abstract/Citation: Obliges the government and the local governments to draw up occupational support plans for mothers of fatherless families. Private enterprises will also be urged to co-operate with the government in this regard.

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