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Name: Law No. 6/2010 concerning Labour in the Private Sector.
Country: Kuwait
Subject(s): Labour codes, general labour and employment acts
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 2010-02-10
Entry into force:
Published on: Al Kuwait Al Youm, Al Jarida Al Rasmiyya, 2010-02-21, No. 963, pp. 1-16 (Labour Law Kuwait)
ISN: KWT-2010-L-83616
Bibliography: Al Kuwait Al Youm, Al Jarida Al Rasmiyya, 2010-02-21, No. 963, pp. 1-16 Labour Law Kuwait Labour Law Kuwait
New Private Sector Labour Law of Kuwait No. 6 of 2010, 2010, Ministry of Social Affairs and Labour, Press of the State of Kuwait, [official English translation] PDF PDF
Unofficial English Translation, 2010, Translation of certain extracts of the Law, 2 p. PDF PDF
Abstract/Citation: CHAPTER I - GENERAL PROVISIONS
CHAPTER II - EMPLOYMENT, APPRENTICESHIP AND VOCATIONAL TRAINING
Section One: Employment
Section Two: Apprenticeship and Vocational Training
Section Three: Employment of Juveniles
Section Four: Employment of Women
CHAPTER III - INDIVIDUAL WORK CONTRACTS
Section One: Work Contract Framework
Section Two: Obligations of Workers and Employers Regulations and Penalties
Section Three: Termination of Contract and Termination Indemnities
CHAPTER IV - ORGANIZATION OF WORK AND WORKING CONDITIONS
Section One: Wages
Section Two: Working Hours and Weekly Leave
Section Three: Annual Paid Leave
Section Four: Occupational Safety and Health
1. The rules for occupational safety and health
2. Work injuries and occupational diseases
CHAPTER V - COLLECTIVE LABOUR RELATIONS
Section One: Organization of Workers and Employers and the Rights of Unions
Section Two: Collective Employment Contracts
Section Three: Collective Labour Disputes
CHAPTER VI - LABOUR INSPECTION AND PENALTIES
Section One: Labour Inspection
Section Two: Penalties
CHAPTER VII - FINAL PROVISIONS
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