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  1. Iraq - Freedom of association, collective bargaining and industrial relations - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Order No. 1 of 2016 amending Order No. 3 of 1987, promulgated by the Ministry of Labour and Social Affairs, concerning occupational classifications, in order to regulate workers' trade unions organizations. - Legislation Online in Arabic

    Adoption: 2016-05-09 | Date of entry into force: 2016-05-09 | IRQ-2016-R-105205

    This Order repeals paragraphs 4, 5 and 6 of Section 6 of Order No. 3 of 1987, promulgated by the Ministry of Labour and Social Affairs, concerning occupational classifications, in order to regulate workers' trade unions organizations. An additional Section No. 7 is added to the occupational classification list of the aforementioned law and shall be named as " Health Professionals Organization".

  2. Iraq - Freedom of association, collective bargaining and industrial relations - Miscellaneous (circular, directive, legal notice, instruction, etc.)

    Resolution No. 179 of the Revolutionary Command Council to abrogate resolutions No. 286 of 6-4-1986 and 583 of 4-6-1988.

    Adoption: 1989-03-18 | IRQ-1989-M-9372

  3. Iraq - Freedom of association, collective bargaining and industrial relations - Law, Act

    Revolutionary Command Council Resolution No. 583 promulgating Law No. 73 of 1988. Amendment to the Law of State Officials Discipline.

    Adoption: 1988-06-04 | IRQ-1988-L-6506

    Amends s. 4(1) and (2) of Law No. 69 of 1936, in relation to maintaining secrecy, refraining from using official influence, and penalties in connection with infringement of these duties.

  4. Iraq - Freedom of association, collective bargaining and industrial relations - Law, Act

    Act No. 52 on trade union organizations [LS 1987 - Iraq 1]. - Unofficial German translation Text in Arab

    Adoption: 1987-06-02 | IRQ-1987-L-3556

    English version published in the Official Gazette of the Republic of Iraq, 23 Sep. 1987, Vol. 30, No. 38, pp. 2-9. This Act contains the following Titles: (1) Objectives and scope; (2) Trade union organisations; (3) Membership; (4) Financial provisions; (5) General and final provisions. It defines the purposes, structure of, and means of establishing trade unions, trade union committees, federations and confederations for workers in the private, mixed and co-operative sectors. It governs the collection and amount of dues, the ends to which they may be put, and other financial matters. The Act also contains provisions on union membership, withdrawal and expulsion (ss. 29-32) as well as the requirements for holding trade union office. It provides that every Iraqi over the age of 18 has the right to join an occupational trade union or trade union committee (s. 28). Finally, it repeals ss. 196 to 242 of the Labour Code, Act No. 151 of 1970 (LS 1970 - Iraq 1).

  5. Iraq - Freedom of association, collective bargaining and industrial relations - Law, Act

    Law No. 9 of 1987 on the Labour Culture Institute.

    Adoption: 1987-01-10 | IRQ-1987-L-3261

    English version published in the Official Gazette of the Republic of Iraq, 25 Mar. 1987, Vol. 30, No. 12, pp. 2-6. The Law governs the Labour Culture Institute, which superseded the Labour Culture Organisation by virtue of Revolutionary Command Council Resolution No. 132 of 1984. The Institute, which is connected with the General Federation of Trade Unions and headquartered at Baghdad (s. 1), has among its purposes the implementation of labour education and vocational education. It is also to acquaint workers with the trade union movement, labour issues and Arab revolutionary thought. Towards these and other ends, the Institute is to organise courses, symposia and seminars and to co-ordinate with regional, Arab and international vocational organisations, bodies and unions. The Act contains chapters on the Board of Directors (Chap. 2), finance (Chap. 3) and general and final provisions (Chap. 4). The Law of the Labour Culture Organisation (No. 162 of 1964) is repealed (s. 18).

  6. Iraq - Freedom of association, collective bargaining and industrial relations - Miscellaneous (circular, directive, legal notice, instruction, etc.)

    Notification respecting trade unions throughout the Republic of Iraq [specifies the occupational groups whose workers may form a trade union. No. 4.

    Adoption: 1968 | IRQ-1968-M-18396


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