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Name: Federal Act to amend: Construction Workers Leave and Severance Pay Act, Worker Protection Act, Construction Work Coordination Act, Labour Inspection Act and the Federal Act on Labour Inspection in the Transport Sector (BGBI. 51/2011).
Country: Austria
Subject(s): Social security (general standards)
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 2011-07-08
Entry into force:
Published on: Bundesgesetzblatt Teil I, 2011-07-27, vol. 51, pp. 1-7
ISN: AUT-2011-L-90238
Bibliography: Bundesgesetzblatt Teil I, 2011-07-27, vol. 51, pp. 1-7
Act on-line in German Act on-line in German Bundeskanzleramt, Rechtsinformationssystem (RIS), Austria PDF PDF (consulted on 2012-06-27)
Abstract/Citation: - Article 1. Makes numerous amendments to the Construction Workers Leave and Severance Pay Act: Section I 1 till 3, is named Scope and General principles, and consists of following under sections: Scope, Assignment prohibition, General principle, new 31a concerning jobs database construction, other amendments regarding inter alia the composition, voting and prerogatives of Employees and Employers Committee ( 15 para. 2 and 3), vacation and severance fund composition and the assets of the fund;
- Article 2. Amends the Worker Protection Act with minor amendments concerning relevant reports being submitted via Internet;
- Article 3. Amends the Construction Work Coordination Act concerning the notice of the Labour Inspectorate and the Construction Workers' Holiday and Redundancy Fund being submitted via internet;
- Article 4. Labour Inspection Act: 20 para 8 and 9 added usage of web application by the Labour Inspectorate;
- Article 5. Amends the Federal Act on labour inspection in the transport sector [this Act has since been repealed].
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