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  1. Jordan - Social security (general standards) - Law, Act

    Law No. 11 of 2017 concerning the Public Health Law. - Legislation online in Arabic

    Adoption: 2017-05-01 | Date of entry into force: 2017-05-01 | JOR-2017-L-108107

    This Law amends Articles Law No. 52, 57, 58 and 63 of Law No. 11 of 2017 concerning the Public Health Law.

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

    Instructions on Domestic Worker's Insurance Policies. - Legislation online in Arabic

    Adoption: 2015-12-01 | Date of entry into force: 2015-12-01 | JOR-2015-M-102862

    Launches new insurance policies covering non Jordanian domestic workers. These policies aim to both protect employers and provide comprehensive healthcare for domestic workers.
    Provides clients of this new service with the option of medical insurance for their workers across all hospitals, in addition to life and personal accident insurance. Furthermore, clients of these new policies can insure themselves against financial losses resulting from runaway domestic workers or those who refuse employment in their homes.

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

    Law No. 1 of 2014 on Social Security Law. (قانون رقم 1 لسنة 2014 بشأن قانون الضمان الاجتماعي) - Legislation online in Arabic Legislation online in English

    Adoption: 2014-01-29 | Date of entry into force: 2014-01-29 | JOR-2014-L-108105

    Chapter I: Definitions and Scope of Application.
    Chapter II: Administrative Organization of the Corporation.
    Chapter III: Financial Resources of the Corporation.
    Chapter IV: Work Injury Insurance.
    Chapter V: Maternity Insurance.
    Chapter VI: Unemployment Insurance.
    Chapter VII: Old Age, Disability and Death Insurance.
    Chapter VIII: Public Sector Insurance.
    Chapter IX: General Provisions.
    Tables

  4. Jordan - Social security (general standards) - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Regulation No. 8 of 2011 concerning Pensions and Subsidies Benefits Scheme for Jordanian Veterinarians. - Legislation on-line in Arabic

    Adoption: 2011-03-31 | Date of entry into force: 2011-03-31 | JOR-2011-R-91252

    Made under Law No. 28 of 2008 concerning the Jordanian Veterinarian Association. Establishes a fund in the Jordanian Veterinarian Association called "Pensions and Subsidies Fund". The Fund is to be with a private account and the aim of the Fund is to ensure pension payments to the contributor or his/her family members as well as survivor benefits to the contributor's family members in case of his/her death.

  5. Jordan - Social security (general standards) - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Regulation No. 12 of 2011 amending Regulation No. 3 of 2001 concerning Pension and Benefits Scheme for Agricultural Engineers. - Legislation on-line in Arabic

    Adoption: 2011-03-31 | Date of entry into force: 2011-03-31 | JOR-2011-R-91261

    Section 2: Section 14 paragraph (b) of Regulation No. 3 of 2001 is amended by repealing the phrase "reached the 60 years of age" and replacing it with the phrase "completed 60 years of age"

    Section 3: Section 19 of the Regulation No. 3 of 2001 is amended as follows:

    1)Repeals the phrase "his portion shall be distributed equally among all dependents" and replacing it by the phrase "his portion shall be returned to the Fund".
    2)Section 19 paragraph (a) is repealed and replaced as follows: "The total portion of the wife/husband of the deceased contributor and his/her sons and daughters or the only dependent shall not be less than half of the pension payment that the deceased contributor was entitled to."

    Section 4: Section 21 of the Regulation No. 3 of 2001 is amended by repealing the number "3000 JD" and replacing it with the number " 5000 JD".

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

    Instructions of 2011 amending the Original Instructions of 1981 concerning the cost of living allowances for pensioners. - Legislation on-line in Arabic

    Adoption: 2011-03-01 | Date of entry into force: 2011-01-01 | JOR-2011-M-90821

    Section 4 of the Original Instructions of 1981 is amended by adding a new paragraph No. (16), that grants civil and military pensioners 20 (JD) monthly allowance added to their pension payment.

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

    Executive Instructions concerning Insurance, issued in pursuance to the provisions of paragraph (I) of Section (11) and paragraph (B) of Section (107) of the Social Security Temporary Law No. 7 of 2010. - Legislation on-line in Arabic

    Adoption: 2011-01-16 | Date of entry into force: 2011-01-16 | JOR-2011-M-90769

    Part 1: Definitions.
    Part 2: Insurance Contributions Payments.
    Part 3: Collection Actions and Payment Instalment Agreements.
    Part 4: Procedure for Conducting Inspections.
    Part 5: Work Injuries and Occupational Diseases.
    Part 6: Old Age, Disability and Death Benefits.
    Part 7: Maternity Insurance and Unemployment Insurance.
    Part 8: Insurance Committees.
    Part 9: General Provisions.

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

    Social Security Temporary Law (Law No. 7 of 2010). - Legislation on-line in Arabic Legislation on-line in English

    Adoption: 2010-04-01 | Date of entry into force: 2010-04-01 | JOR-2010-L-90791

    Chapter I: Definitions and Scope of Application.
    Chapter II: Organizational Structure of SSC.
    Chapter III: Financial Resources of the Institution.
    Chapter IV: Insurance Against Work Injuries.
    Chapter V: Maternity Insurance.
    Chapter VI: Unemployment Insurance.
    Chapter VII: Old Age, Disability and Death Insurance.
    Chapter VIII:Public Sector Insurance.
    Chapter IX: General Provisions.

    Partially repeals Law No. 19 of 2001. Some of the provisions of the 2001 Law remain in force with respect to certain categories of workers. See articles 77, 78, 106 and 108.

  9. Jordan - Social security (general standards) - Law, Act

    Law No. 47 of 2008 on Public Health Law. - Legislation online in Arabic

    Adoption: 2008-08-17 | Date of entry into force: 2008-08-17 | JOR-2008-L-108106

    This Law consisting of 75 articles aims at regulating issues related to the public health system in the Kingdom of Jordan. The Law governs all professions related to public health and conditions and necessary procedures required for practicing in the medical profession. Art.4 states also that the Ministry of Health is the competent authority accountable for the protection of public health in the country. It is also responsible for monitoring the water and food quality to ensure its safety and adequacy for human consumption.

  10. Jordan - Social security (general standards) - Law, Act

    Public Health Law No. 54 of 2002. - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2002 | JOR-2002-L-95212

    This Law consists of 15 Chapters divided into 69 articles. Chapter I deals with duties, competencies and responsibilities of the Ministry of Public Health. Chapter II provides for practicing medicine and the sanitary professions. Chapter III pertains to hospitals and private clinics. Chapter IV relates to mental hygiene and addiction. Chapter V addresses contagious diseases. Chapter VI provides for vaccination and inoculation. Chapter VII concerns withm medicines. Chapter VIII refers to Potable water. Chapter IX deals with chemical substances. Chapter X provides for unfavourable sanitary conditions. Chapter XI provides for sewerage water and treatment. Chapter XII pertains to craftsmen, handicrafts and peddlers. Chapter XIII deals with burial of deads. Chapter XIV contains penalties and offences. Chapter XV contains general provisions.

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

    Regulations for the investment of Social Security Funds, Law No. 69 of 2001.

    Adoption: 2001-08-28 | Date of entry into force: 2001-08-28 | JOR-2001-L-60217

    Issued in implementation of Article 76 of the Social Security Law No. 19 of 2001.The Regulations provide for the creation, within the Social Security Institution, of a Special Investment Unit charged with investing social security funds. The Unit may cooperate with national and international financial consultancy firms.

  12. Jordan - Social security (general standards) - Law, Act

    The Social Security Law (No. 19 of 2001). - Draft law on-line in English

    Adoption: 2001-05-01 | Date of entry into force: 2001-05-31 | JOR-2001-L-59599

    This Law has been replaced by the Social Security Temporary Law (Law No. 7 of 2010). However, some of its provisions remain in force with respect to the following (articles noted at the beginning are those in Law No. 7 of 2010):
    - Article 77: "Despite what has been mentioned in Article (108) of this law, the application of Social Security provision No. (19) for year 2001 shall be continued on the insured soldier with the observance of provisions of sub-paragraphs (b), (c), (d), (e), (f ) and (g) of this article...In case the insured soldier was entitled to an aged pension allocated in accordance with the provisions of both Articles (42) and (43) or a pension allocated in accordance with the provisions of the Article (44) of SSL No. (19) for the year 2001, disability pension allocated to him/her in accordance with the provisions of Military Retirement Law, and Military Medical Committees system, shall be added to the retirement pension allocated to him/her."
    - Article 78: "Despite any other provisions, private fund contributions may be deducted from the retirement pensions, or disability pensions or due sums of money for the insured soldier, or his/her beneficiaries, as well as debts specific to the Jordanian Armed Forces, and Security Corps, with the observance of the determined priorities in accordance with the provisions of Article (65) of SSL No. (19) for the year 2001."
    - Article 106: "provisions of Article (42), sub-paragraphs (a), (b), (c) and (d) of Article (43), and Article (44) of the SSL No. (19) for the year 2001 and its amendments, shall remain valid for the insured who fulfills the eligibility conditions for entitlement to the aged pension before 1/1/2011, and the insured whose number of contributions are no less than 216 actual contributions for males and 180 actual contributions for females by that date even if he/she continues to be covered by the provisions of this law after that date."

    This Law provides for the establishment of the General Social Security Institution which should provide social insurance for all workers under sixteen with certain exceptions (seafarers, domestic servants, agricultural workers). The major chapters in the Law are the following: Labour Injuries and Occupational Diseases, Old Age, Disability and Death Benefits. Four lists are appended to the text: List of Occupational Diseases, List of Labour Injuries, List of sums due for the inclusion of past services, and List of shares in pensions or compensations.

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

    1997 Instructions to amend the Instructions related to living subsidies for pensioners.

    Adoption: 1997-03-15 | Date of entry into force: 1995-05-01 | JOR-1997-M-46972

    To be read with the Instructions related to the living subsidies of pensioners published in the Official Gazette No. 2987 of 16 December 1981 as amended.

  14. Jordan - Social security (general standards) - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Regulations to amend the 1996 Regulations on the living allowances for retired persons.

    Adoption: 1996-04-02 | Date of entry into force: 1996-05-02 | JOR-1996-R-45675

    To be read with the Regulations concerning the living allowance for retired persons as amended which was issued in Al-Jarida Al-Rasmyia No. 2987, 16-06-1981.

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

    Regulation No. 63 of 1993 to amend the Civil Health Insurance Regulations

    Adoption: 1993-09-14 | Date of entry into force: 1993-10-16 | JOR-1993-R-35104

    Amendments respecting coverage of dependants.

  16. Jordan - Social security (general standards) - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Civilian Health Insurance Regulations Amendment Regulations (No.17 of 1993)

    Adoption: 1993-03-02 | Date of entry into force: 1993-04-01 | JOR-1993-R-34969

    Minor amendments to the Civilian Health Insurance Regulations (No. 10 of 1983) in respect of financial coverage of medical treatment abroad.

  17. Jordan - Social security (general standards) - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Industrial accidents and occupational diseases instructions, 1993

    Adoption: 1993 | Date of entry into force: 1994-03-01 | JOR-1993-R-38313

    Instructions issued by the Social Security Authority under s.12 of the Social Security Act, 1987 (No.30), to define "industrial accident", prescribe the procedures to be observed in the event of such an accident (especially reporting obligations), and provide for medical assistance to victims and financial compensation for disability resulting from an industrial accident or the contraction of an occupational disease.

  18. Jordan - Social security (general standards) - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Regulations No.34, 1992, to amend the civilian health insurance regulations

    Adoption: 1992-06-23 | JOR-1992-R-31290

    Amends regulation 5 of the 1973 regulations (No.10) on health insurance, concerning the use of the resources of the Fund and income from medical treatment.

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

    Règlement No. 23 de 1987 portant modification du règlement relatif à l'assurance maladie civile.

    Adoption: 1987-05-16 | JOR-1987-R-4011

    Il modifie le règlement de base No. 10 de 1983 en ajoutant à l'article 17 un paragraphe -C- prévoyant que l'un ou l'autre des conjoints assurés peut être admis à l'hopital dans la classe à laquelle a droit son conjoint, si celle-ci est plus avantageuse pour lui.

  20. Jordan - Social security (general standards) - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Règlement No. 1 de 1987 modifiant le règlement sur l'assurance maladie civile.

    Adoption: 1986-12-13 | JOR-1986-R-3642

    Ce règlement modifie le règlement No. 10 de 1983 en ce qui concerne notamment les soins hospitaliers.

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

    Loi No. 3 de 1987 modifiant la loi sur la retraite civile.

    Adoption: 1986-12-13 | JOR-1986-L-3643

    Cette loi modifie l'art. 22 de la loi No. 34 de 1959.

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

    Règlement No. 31 de 1986 portant modification du règlement relatif à l'assurance maladie civile.

    Adoption: 1986-04-23 | JOR-1986-M-2408

    Ce règlement modifie l'article premier du règlement No. 21 de 1986 portant modification du règlement No. 10 de 1983 sur l'assurance maladie civile, en remplaçant le membre de phrase "à partir de la date de sa publication au Journal officiel" par "à partir du 1er mai 1986".

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

    Règlement No. 21 de 1986 portant modification du réglement relatif à l'assurance maladie civile.

    Adoption: 1986-02-15 | JOR-1986-M-2406

    Ce règlement modifie les articles suivants du règlement de base No. 10 de 1983 : le para. (b) de l'art. 6, en y ajoutant les al. 4 et 5; l'art. 9, para. (a); l'art. 14, para. (b); l'art. 19, para. (a); l'art. 24 et l'art. 25.

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

    Social Security Law 1978. Provisional Law No. 30.

    Adoption: 1978-07-30 | JOR-1978-L-12908

    Disponible en français.


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