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Name: Law on Ratification of Convention Concerning the Prohibition and Immediate Action for the Elimination of the Worst Forms of Child Labour and Additional Recommendations.
Country: Iran (Islamic Republic of)
Subject(s): Hazardous child labour
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 2001-10-30
Entry into force:
ISN: IRN-2001-L-91400
Bibliography: Official Gazette, 1380-09-6 (2001-10-30) No.16537 Official Gazette, 1380-09-6 (2001-10-30) No.16537 Islamic Republic of Iran PDF in Persian PDF in Persian (consulted on 2013-01-28)
Abstract/Citation: Requires the concerned Ministries (Ministry of Labor and Social Affairs, Ministry of Mine and Industries, Ministry of Health and Medical Education) as well as the Employers Association prepare a list of hazardous works, under Article 3 of the Convention, to be approved by the Council of Ministers.
Provides penalties and temporary cancellation of work permit, under Article 172 of the Labour Code, for exploitation of children.

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