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Name: Civil Code.
Country: Indonesia
Subject(s): Civil, commercial and family law
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 1927
Entry into force:
ISN: IDN-1927-L-77113
Link: https://www.ilo.org/dyn/natlex/natlex4.detail?p_isn=77113&p_lang=en
Bibliography: Text in Indonesian and English Text in Indonesian and English United Nations Office in Timor-Leste Document in PDF Document in PDF (consulted on 2007-11-08)
Unofficial English Translation Unofficial English Translation Action in Solidarity with Asia and the Pacific (consulted on 2007-11-08)
English Translation English Translation United Nations Refugee Agency - Refworld PDF PDF (consulted on 2010-08-17)
Abstract/Citation: Contains, inter alia, provisions concerning contractual employment relationships. Article 1601f on labour agreements, stipulates that a women entering into a labour contract must first obtain the consent of her husband. Once permission is granted, she can perform actions pertaining to labour contracts, such as acknowledging payment and appearing in court without her husband. The article also stipulates that she is entitled to use her remuneration for the benefit of her family.

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