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Name: Services and Supports for Persons with Disabilities Law (Law No.123 of 2005).
Country: Japan
Subject(s): Disabled workers
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 2005-11-07
Entry into force:
Published on: Kampo Gogai, 2005-11-07, No. 249, p. 168
ISN: JPN-2005-L-73983
Link: https://www.ilo.org/dyn/natlex/natlex4.detail?p_isn=73983&p_lang=en
Bibliography: Kampo Gogai, 2005-11-07, No. 249, p. 168
Legislation on-line Legislation on-line Japanese Law Translations, Ministry of Justice, Japan PDF of Law as amended to Law No. 94 of 2006 PDF of Law as amended to Law No. 94 of 2006 (consulted on 2014-02-13)
Abstract/Citation: Based on the principles set forth in the Disabled Persons Basic Law of 1970, consolidates relevant parts of the Law for the Welfare of Physically Disabled Persons of 1949, the Law for the Welfare of Mentally Disabled Persons of 1960, the Mental Health and Mentally Disabled Persons Welfare Law of 1950, the Child Welfare Law of 1947, and other related Laws. With its 115 operational and 122 subsidiary provisions, the Law provides for the state's responsibilities in offering various services aimed at facilitating disabled persons and disabled children to lead a normal and independent social life.
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