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Name: Protection of Employment (Exceptional Collective Redundancies and Related Matters) Act 2007 (No. 27 of 2007).
Country: Ireland
Subject(s): Employment security, termination of employment
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 2007-05-08
Entry into force:
ISN: IRL-2007-L-76696
Bibliography: Act on-line Act on-line Houses of the Oireachtas, Ireland (consulted on 2007-08-28)
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Abstract/Citation: An Act to make provision, consequent on the conclusion of the ten-year framework social partnership agreement 2006-2015 known as 'Towards 2016', for the establishment of a Redundancy Panel and the reference to it of certain proposed collective redundancies and for related action by the Minister for Enterprise, Trade and Employment, including the obtaining from the Labour Court of opinions on the nature of proposed collective redundancies; to remove the upper age limit for entitlement to redundancy payments; to make consequential amendments of the Protection Of Employment Act 1977, the Redundancy Payments Act 1967, the Redundancy Payments Act 1971, the Redundancy Payments Act 1979, the Unfair Dismissals Act 1977 and the Employment Equality Act 1998; and to make further amendments of those acts to update penalties and for purposes of statute-law revision.
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