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Name: Ministry of Social Affairs and Labour Decree No. 1736, concerning provisions for minors based on the provisions of the Basic Law on State Employees No. 50/2004.
Country: Syrian Arab Republic
Subject(s): Elimination of child labour, protection of children and young persons
Type of legislation: Regulation, Decree, Ordinance
Adopted on: 2004-12-30
Entry into force:
Published on: Al Jarida Al Rasmiyah, Syria, 2005-02-23, Vol. 1, No. 8, pp. 573-574
ISN: SYR-2004-R-78789
Link: https://www.ilo.org/dyn/natlex/natlex4.detail?p_isn=78789&p_lang=en
Bibliography: Al Jarida Al Rasmiyah, Syria, 2005-02-23, Vol. 1, No. 8, pp. 573-574
Abstract/Citation: The Decree provides the rules for the work of minors and includes a definition of minors as any person under the age of 18. Minors under the age of 15 are not allowed to work, and between the age of 15 and 18 are only allowed to work in defined jobs and no more than 6 hours a day. Prohibits minors from working with dangerous machinery or tools.
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