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  1. Iraq - Social security (general standards) - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Regulation No. 1 of 2016 regulating the Board of Directors of the Authority on Persons with Disabilities and Special Needs. - Legislation Online in Arabic

    Adoption: 2016-09-05 | Date of entry into force: 2016-09-05 | IRQ-2016-R-105258

    Provides that the Board of Directors of the Authority on Persons with Disabilities and Special Needs shall meet at least once a month or upon a request of at least one quarter of the board's members.

  2. Iraq - Social security (general standards) - Miscellaneous (circular, directive, legal notice, instruction, etc.)

    Instructions No. 4 of 2015 Regulating employment rules and wages to tenants inside the social reform department. - Legislation online in Arabic

    Adoption: 2015-09-07 | Date of entry into force: 2015-09-07 | IRQ-2015-M-102983

    Regulates employment rules and wages to tenants inside the social reform department.

  3. Iraq - Social security (general standards) - Law, Act

    Law No. 25 of 2015 Law for the Establishment of Private Health Care Institutions. - Legislation online in Arabic

    Adoption: 2015-07-21 | Date of entry into force: 2015-07-21 | IRQ-2015-L-102972

    Chapter I: Objectives and Establishments.
    Chapter II: Private Institution.
    Chapter III: General Provisions.

  4. Iraq - Social security (general standards) - Law, Act

    Law No. 11 of 2014 on Social Protection. - Legislation online in Arabic

    Adoption: 2014-03-24 | Date of entry into force: 2014-03-24 | IRQ-2014-L-100327

    Chapter I: Definitions, Objectives of the Law and Scope of Application.
    Chapter II: Social Protection Authority.
    Chapter III: Cash Benefits and Social Services.
    Chapter IV: Social Protection Fund.
    Chapter V: Technology Information Center.
    Chapter VI: General and Final Provisions.

  5. Iraq - Social security (general standards) - Law, Act

    Law No. 9 of 2014 on Unified Retirement Law. - Legislation online in Arabic

    Adoption: 2014-03-10 | Date of entry into force: 2014-01-01 | IRQ-2014-L-100291

    Chapter I: Definitions.
    Chapter II: Scope of Application and the Law Objectives.
    Chapter III: The Authority.
    Chapter IV: Organizational Structure.
    Chapter V: Assignment of Retirement.
    Chapter VI: Deduction and Service.
    Chapter VII: Allocation of Pension Rights.
    Chapter VIII: The Retired Re-appointment.
    Chapter IX: Retirement Death Benefit.
    Chapter X: Objection.
    Chapter XI: Denial of an Application for Pension.
    Chapter XII: Final Provisions.

  6. Iraq - Social security (general standards) - Law, Act

    Law No. 22 of 2013 amending Law No. 18 of 2011 Concerning Service and Retirement of the Internal Security Forces. - Legislation online in Arabic

    Adoption: 2013-08-26 | Date of entry into force: 2013-08-26 | IRQ-2013-L-96879

    This Law amends the following Articles of Law No. 18 of 2011 Concerning Service and Retirement of the Internal Security Forces:

    Article 3 amended as follows: "The provisions of this Law are valid on the police officer in the internal security forces and civil employee appointed to the staff of the Ministry of Interior, taking into account the civilian character of its functions in accordance with the provisions of the Civil Service Act No. 24 of 1960 and its amendments".

    Article 49 (B)(1)amended as follows: "The pension is calculated according to the provisions of Paragraph A (1) of this article in average of 100% of the last salary received by his peers".

    Article 49 (B)(2)amended as follows: "The pension is calculated according to the provisions of Paragraph A (1) of this article in average 50% of the last salary received by his peers".

    Article 55 (1)(A) amended as follows: "The martyr pension calculated on the basis of last total salary received by his peers".

    Paragraph (2) shall be added to Article 65 provides as follows:"Established under this law association concerned with the welfare the martyrs families, the wounded , disabled and the contractors and issued their own identity and documented their statistics and all the supplies that
    look necessary to provide this social service, and have an independent budget and the work and structure of instructions regulates by the Minister".

    Paragraph (3) added to Article 66 states as follows: "The provisions of clauses (I-II) of this Article, the civil employee appointed in the staff of the Ministry of the Interior".

    Paragraph (3) added to Article 68 provides as follows: "provisions of the first and second clauses of this article applicable on the civil employee appointed on the permanent staffing of the Ministry of the Interior".

    Paragraph (3) added to Article 69 shall be as follows: "The provisions of this article on the civil employee appointed on the permanent staffing of the Ministry of the Interior".

    A new paragraph added to Article 79 shall be sequence (III) and states as follows: "The provisions of this article on the civil employee appointed on the permanent staffing of the Ministry of the Interior".

  7. Iraq - Social security (general standards) - Law, Act

    Law No. 18 of 2011 Concerning Service and Retirement of the Internal Security Forces. - Legislation online in Arabic,

    Adoption: 2011-08-07 | Date of entry into force: 2011-01-01 | IRQ-2011-L-91412

    Chapter I: Definition, Objectives and Scope of Application.
    Chapter II: Officers Service.
    Chapter III: Associated Members Service.
    Chapter IV: Leaves.
    Chapter V: Retirement.
    Chapter VI: Pension Entitlements.
    Chapter VII:Honoring Officers who Sacrifice in the Performance of their Duty.
    Chapter VIII:Family and Service Allowances
    Chapter IX:Review and Appeal Methods.
    Chapter X Penalties and Deprivation of The Pension Entitlements.
    Chapter XI: General and Final Provisions.

    This Law repeals Law No. 1 of 1978 Concerning Service and Retirement of the Internal Security Forces.

  8. Iraq - Social security (general standards) - Law, Act

    Law No. (76) of 1989 amending the Civil Pension Law No. (33) of 1966 (as amended).

    Adoption: 1989-09-12 | IRQ-1989-L-8860

    Amends Para. (1) of Article 36 of the Civil Pension Law of 1986 to provide that an allowance is payable to a child until the end of his studies or otherwise until he reaches the age of 26.

  9. Iraq - Social security (general standards) - Miscellaneous (circular, directive, legal notice, instruction, etc.)

    Resolution No. 181 of the Revolutionary Command Council to abrogate resolution No. 710 of 1986-8-31.

    Adoption: 1989-05-18 | IRQ-1989-M-9376

  10. Iraq - Social security (general standards) - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Resolution No. 917 of 1988 concerning the retirement and resignation of demobilized officials.

    Adoption: 1988-12-21 | IRQ-1988-R-7585

    This text allows demobilized officials to resign and entitles those having at least 15 years of service to a pension.

  11. Iraq - Social security (general standards) - Law, Act

    Law No. 55 of 1988. Amendment to the Law of Civil Pensions (No. 33 of 1966).

    Adoption: 1988-05-16 | IRQ-1988-L-6504

    Amends s. 35 of the Act, in relation to the rights of widowers, fathers and grandfathers to a survivor's pension.

  12. Iraq - Social security (general standards) - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Revolutionary Command Council Resolution No. 830.

    Adoption: 1987-10-26 | IRQ-1987-R-4697

    Provides for persons aged 63 to 70 years who have not become entitled to a pension to be reinstated to their jobs and earn pension credits.

  13. Iraq - Social security (general standards) - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Revolutionary Command Council Resolution No. 819.

    Adoption: 1987-10-18 | IRQ-1987-R-4693

    Enforcement provisions conditioning import licences for industrialists on their having paid pension and social security contributions in respect to workers engaged in their industrial projects.

  14. Iraq - Social security (general standards) - Law, Act

    Law No. 101 of 1987: Amendment to the Civil Pension Law (No. 33 of 1966).

    Adoption: 1987-10-10 | IRQ-1987-L-4696

    Provides for retirement at age 63 for persons covered by s. 16(2)(c) of the Civil Pension Law.

  15. Iraq - Social security (general standards) - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Revolutionary Command Council Resolution No. 781.

    Adoption: 1987-10-05 | IRQ-1987-R-4695

    Resigning officials are to bear expenses for all their past studies; an official covered by Revolutionary Command Council Resolution No. 560 of 1987 may apply for retirement upon completion of 15 years of pensionable service.

  16. Iraq - Social security (general standards) - Law, Act

    Law No. 18 of 1987 concerning professional practice for the maintenance of instruments, machines, equipment and vehicles.

    Adoption: 1987-02-23 | IRQ-1987-L-4544

    English version published in the Official Gazette of the Republic of Iraq, 1987-12-02, Vol. 30, No. 48, p. 2-4. Requires licenses for business owners performing repair or maintenance services and sets forth the requirements for obtaining them (18 years of age or over, etc.).

  17. Iraq - Social security (general standards) - Miscellaneous (circular, directive, legal notice, instruction, etc.)

    Instructions No. (2) regarding spending the ordinary maintenance of the minor.

    Adoption: 1987-02-05 | IRQ-1987-M-3263

    English version published in the Official Gazette of the Republic of Iraq, 8 Apr. 1987, Vol. 30, No. 14, p. 5. Provide for expenditures of sums in connection with a minor's illness or travel.

  18. Iraq - Social security (general standards) - Miscellaneous (circular, directive, legal notice, instruction, etc.)

    Resolution No. 710 of the Revolutionary Command Council.

    Adoption: 1986-08-31 | IRQ-1986-M-2828

    English version published in Official Gazette of the Republic of Iraq, 12 Nov. 1986, No. 46, p. 6. Sets forth pension rights for persons, particularly civil servants, who are punished by being pensioned off.

  19. Iraq - Social security (general standards) - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Resolution No. 43 of the Revolutionary Command Council.

    Adoption: 1986-01-20 | IRQ-1986-R-3108

    English text published in the Official Gazette of the Republic of Iraq, No. 10, 5 Mar. 1986, p. 2. Sets forth conditions for granting retirement from State service to a married or widowed woman worker in order for her to take care of her children.

  20. Iraq - Social security (general standards) - Law, Act

    Law No. 3 of 1986: Second Amendment of Artists' Retirement Law (No. 180 of 1969).

    Adoption: 1986-01-05 | IRQ-1986-L-3106

    English translation published in Official Gazette of the Republic of Iraq, No. 15, 9 Apr. 1986, pp. 2-3. Sets forth conditions for requesting a retirement pension and survivors' pensions, in amendments to ss. 6 to 9, 14 and 15 of the 1969 Law.

  21. Iraq - Social security (general standards) - Law, Act

    Law No. 80 to amend the Law of Civil Pension No. 33 of 1966.

    Adoption: 1985-09-26 | IRQ-1985-L-2025

    An amendment providing for the loss of pension rights in certain cases (imprisonment, conviction for forgery or embezzlement, service for a foreign government or an international organisation without permission from the Iraqi authorities, or loss of Iraqi citizenship). English translation in Official Gazette of the Republic of Iraq, 4 Dec. 1985, No. 49, p. 18.

  22. Iraq - Social security (general standards) - Miscellaneous (circular, directive, legal notice, instruction, etc.)

    Regulation No. 13 of the President of the Republic to amend the Sick Leave Regulation No. 76 of 1959.

    Adoption: 1985-07-25 | IRQ-1985-M-1768

    Concerns sick leave of persons in the public service. English translation in Official Gazette of the Republic of Iraq, 11 Sept. 1985, N. 37, p. 4.

  23. Iraq - Social security (general standards) - Miscellaneous (circular, directive, legal notice, instruction, etc.)

    Regulation No. 23 of 1984. State organization of pension and social security for workers.

    Adoption: 1984-10-16 | IRQ-1984-M-1096

    English translation in the Official Gazette of the Republic of Iraq, 6 Feb. 1985, No. 6, p. 2-9.

  24. Iraq - Social security (general standards) - Law, Act

    Law No. 76 of 1984. First amendment to the law of Ministry of Labour and Social Affairs No. 195 of 1978.

    Adoption: 1984-08-19 | IRQ-1984-L-811

    Amendment to the structure of the Ministry. English translation in the Official Gazette of the Republic of Iraq, 31 Oct. 1984, No. 44, Vol. 27, p. 2-3.

  25. Iraq - Social security (general standards) - Law, Act

    Resolution No. 620 amending s. 78 of the Law of pension and social security for labourers [No. 39 of 1971 as amended].

    Adoption: 1984-06-04 | IRQ-1984-L-926

    Amends first part of s. 78 to provide for a lump sum where worker's service ends before acquiring pension rights.

  26. Iraq - Social security (general standards) - Law, Act

    Public Health Law, Law No. 89 of 1981

    Adoption: 1981-08-17 | IRQ-1981-L-57211

    Makes provisions in order to provide for the enjoyment of citizens' rights to full physical, mental and social fitness. Chapter One governs general objectives and administrative organs. Part One establishes general objectives. Part Two governs administrative organs. Establishes the powers and duties of the Ministry Council and the Governate Health Council. Chapter Two governs preventative medicine. Part One governs primary health care. This concerns maternity, childhood, and family health care, school health care, protection of vision and hearing, dental prevention, nutrition, health education, mental health, and public health laboratories. Part Two provides for health inspections. Part Three governs the control of communicable diseases. Part Four provides for the conveyance of corpses and death burials. Part Five provides for the safety of drinking water. Part Six governs the breeding of animals. Chapter Three regulates curative health centres. Regulates public and private health institutions. Chapter Four makes administrative and penal provisions. Chapter Five makes concluding provisions.

  27. Iraq - Social security (general standards) - Law, Act

    Law to amend the Workers' Pension and Social Security Law (No. 39 of 1971). No. 89.

    Adoption: 1979-07-09 | IRQ-1979-L-12607

    Replaces s. 36.

  28. Iraq - Social security (general standards) - Law, Act

    Republican Ordinance No. 599, respecting the application of the provisions of the Pension and Social Security Law (No. 39 of 1971) to all employers who employ five labourers or more.

    Adoption: 1978-11-05 | IRQ-1978-L-12949

  29. Iraq - Social security (general standards) - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Regulation No. 42 of 1977, The Nursery Homes

    Adoption: 1977-12-04 | IRQ-1977-R-57214

    Regulates the opening and running of nursery homes for children. Grants permission for official and semi-official establishments, union, organizations, and individuals to open nursery homes and governs the conditions for the granting of licences. Establishes requirements for facilities and sanitation at nursery homes.

  30. Iraq - Social security (general standards) - Law, Act

    Law of pension and social security for workers 1971. No. 39. - Legislation on-line Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 1971-03-09 | IRQ-1971-L-3202

    English translation published in "Workers Pension and Social Security, Law No. 39 of 1971 and its amendments," issued by the Ministry of Labour and Social Affairs, 1982 (80 pp.).

  31. Iraq - Social security (general standards) - Law, Act

    Act respecting the Higher Council of Social Affairs. No. 36.

    Adoption: 1969-03-04 | IRQ-1969-L-17910

    Repeals the Social Services Council Act (No. 32 of 1957) as amended.

  32. Iraq - Social security (general standards) - Law, Act

    Workers' Pension and Social Security Act [consolidation of Acts Nos. 27 of 17 May 1956/1 and 140 of 25 Aug. 1964/2, with amendments; Schedule of occupational diseases]. No. 112.

    Adoption: 1969 | IRQ-1969-L-17911

  33. Iraq - Social security (general standards) - Law, Act

    Law No. 49 of 1967, Pension Fund of Officials and Employees in the Semi Official-Departments and Establishments

    Adoption: 1967-04-23 | IRQ-1967-L-57202

    Establishes a pension fund for employees in semi-official departments and establishments. Chapter One establishes preliminary definitions. Chapter Two applies the law to cover all the officials of semi-offical departments as prescribed by the Minister of Finance in a notification to be published in the Official Gazette. Chapter Three establishes the grounds of the fund. This governs the fund's budget, revenue, investments, administration, and reports. Chapter Four makes miscellaneous provisions.

  34. Iraq - Social security (general standards) - Law, Act

    Civil Pension Law No. 33 of 1966

    Adoption: 1966-04-24 | IRQ-1966-L-57203

    Regulates pensions for civil servants in Iraq. Chapter One governs definitions, qualifications, and disqualifications for pensions. Establishes eligibility, sets the conditions under which an official or pensioner can forfeit his or her right to a pension, and regulates the conditions under which a pension may be granted. Chapter Two regulates deductions and assessments. Sets deduction rates. Establishes the manner by which pensions are to be assessed. Chapter Three defines what is considered pensionable service. Chapter Four regulates the pensions of religious parties. Chapter Five provides for the pensions of night watchmen. Chapter Six makes regulations concerning the reappointment of pesnioners. Chapter Seven governs disability pensions. Chapter Eight regulates family pensions while Chapter Nine makes miscellaneous provisions.


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