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  1. Belize - Specific categories of workers - Law, Act

    Sugar Industry (Amendment) Act, 2015 (No. 1 of 2015). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2015-01-20 | BLZ-2015-L-104857

  2. Belize - Specific categories of workers - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Belize Public Service Regulations, 2014 (S.I. No. 59 of 2014). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2014-10-11 | BLZ-2014-R-98250

  3. Belize - Specific categories of workers - Miscellaneous (circular, directive, legal notice, instruction, etc.)

    Employee Assistance Policy for the Public Service, 2013. - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2013 | BLZ-2013-M-95174

    Sets out the policy for the treatment of public service employees.

  4. Belize - Specific categories of workers - Miscellaneous (circular, directive, legal notice, instruction, etc.)

    HIV/AIDS Strategy of the Public Service of Belize, 2007. - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2007-08 | BLZ-2007-M-95175

  5. Belize - Specific categories of workers - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Services Commissions Regulations, 2001 (S.I. No. 159 of 2001). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2001-11-17 | BLZ-2001-R-98251

  6. Belize - Specific categories of workers - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Labour (Agriculture, Chicle and Timber) (advances) Order (Revised Edition 2000). - Order on-line

    Adoption: 2000 | BLZ-2000-R-80822

    Provides for the limitation of advances on wages or payment in kind.

  7. Belize - Specific categories of workers - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Government (Open Vote) Workers (Amendment) (No. 2) Regulations, 1997 (No. 69 of 1997).

    Adoption: 1997-05-01 | Date of entry into force: 1997-05-01 | BLZ-1997-R-48083

    Replaces s. 29 of the principal Regulations regarding the granting of a Monthly Retirement Allowance to Category A Government Workers.

  8. Belize - Specific categories of workers - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Government (Open Vote) Workers' (Amendment) Regulations, 1995 (S.I. No. 37 of 1995).

    Adoption: 1995-03-23 | Date of entry into force: 1992-12-01 | BLZ-1995-R-41684

    Amends Regulation 17 (A) of Government (Open Vote) Workers' Regulations, 1992, stipulating that gratuities shall not exceed one year's wages or worker's commuted pension gratuity.

  9. Belize - Specific categories of workers - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Mines and Minerals (Safety, Health and Environmental) Regulations. No. 33. - Subsidiary Laws (Revised Edition 2003)

    Adoption: 1994-04-05 | BLZ-1994-R-37680

    Provides that a person may not be employed at a mine for a period longer than 8 hours in any 24 hours. However, this does not apply to emergencies, where life and property is in danger, where urgent work is essential to the continuation of the ordinary working of a mine, if such extra time is worked only on an infrequent basis (may not exceed 16 hours in any 24 hour period) and where work schedules incorporate periodic shift changes within a 24 hour period (may not exceed 16 hours in any 24 hour period). A person below the age of 18 years may not be employed at a mine unless for the purposes of training. A manager shall ensure that workers receive thorough orientation to the mine, basic instruction in safe work practices and are adequately trained to do their job or are working under the guidance of someone who has competency in the job and in giving instructions. Provides that a worker may refuse hazardous work if there is reasonable cause to believe that the work would create an undue hazard to the health and safety of himself or any other person. Also provisions on inspection of mines, monthly accident reports, supervision of workers, personal protective equipment, work in confined spaces, maximum exposure to workplace contaminants and maximum noise levels. Made under the Mines and Minerals Act.

  10. Belize - Specific categories of workers - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Government (Open Vote) Workers' (Amendment) Regulations, 1993 (S.I. No. 111 of 1993)

    Adoption: 1993-10-13 | Date of entry into force: 1992-12-01 | BLZ-1993-R-37052

    Inserts a new regulation 17(A) relating to gratuity in case of death of Government workers. Made under the Constitution.

  11. Belize - Specific categories of workers - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Government (Open Vote) Workers Regulations, 1992 (S.I. No. 145 of 1992). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 1992-11-13 | BLZ-1992-R-32098

    Regulations pertaining to the engagement of workers, wages, medical examinations, overtime, holidays, medical supplies, illness, injuries, leave, employment of children, women and young persons, employment of aliens, dismissal, termination of services, layoffs and re-engagement, retirement benefits, maternity benefits and resignation.

  12. Belize - Specific categories of workers - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Wages Council (Shop Assistants and Domestic Helpers) Order. No. 93.

    Adoption: 1992-06-27 | Date of entry into force: 1992 | BLZ-1992-R-31824

    Provides a wage council for shop assistants and domestic helpers.

  13. Belize - Specific categories of workers - Law, Act

    Petroleum Act. No. 8. - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 1991-07-05 | BLZ-1991-L-25287

    This Act regulates the exploration, development and production of petroleum in Belize; under s.16(1)(a) contractors in this industry must employ and train Belize nationals to the fullest extent possible, with a view to eventual replacement of foreign personnel, under a training and employment programme approved by the Minister responsible for petroleum affairs. Repeals the Petroleum (Production) Act, 1937.

  14. Belize - Specific categories of workers - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Shops (Amendment) Ordinance. No. 1.

    Adoption: 1979-04-04 | BLZ-1979-R-12076

    An Ordinance to amend the Shops Ordinance, No. 10 of 1959. No. 1. Miscellaneous amendments; inter alia, replaces s. 12 (holidays).

  15. Belize - Specific categories of workers - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Defence Act, 1978 (Cap. 135). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 1978-01-01 | BLZ-1978-R-61155

    Comprehensive legislation on armed forces and military service. Deals with establishment and employment of Defence Force; defence commission; officers; enlistment and terms of service in regular force; terms and conditions of service; discharge and transfer to reserve; discipline and trial and punishment of military officers; mutiny and insubordination; desertion and absence without leave; malingering and drunkenness; disorderly conduct; offences relating to property; offences relating to persons in custody; offences in relation to courts-martial and civil authorities; civil offences; punishment; arrest; investigation and summarily disposal of charges; courts-martial; review of summary findings and awards; findings of insanity; commencement and duration of sentences; inquiries; forfeitures and deductions; volunteer element of force; reserve; government and general provisions of command; redress of complaints; and deserters.

  16. Belize - Specific categories of workers - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Labour Act (Application to Domestic Servants) Regulations (No. 7 of 1965). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 1965 | BLZ-1965-R-68376

    Provides for application of certain sections of Labour Act to domestic servants.

  17. Belize - Specific categories of workers - Law, Act

    Sugar Cane Farmersí Association Act (Cap. 325). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 1960-01-05 | BLZ-1960-L-104855


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