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  1. Japan - Conditions of employment - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Ordinance implementing the Special Measures concerning Fixed-Term Employees with Expert Knowledge Law (Ordinance of the Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare No. 35 of March 18, 2015) - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2015-03-18 | JPN-2015-R-102978

  2. Japan - Conditions of employment - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Enforcement Order implementing article 5 of the Special Measures of Fixed-Term Employees with Expert Knowledge Law (Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare Order No. 36 of 18 March 2015). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2015-03-18 | JPN-2015-R-102979

  3. Japan - Conditions of employment - Law, Act

    Special Measures concerning Fixed-Term Employees with Expert Knowledge Law (Law No. 137 of November 28, 2014). - Legislation on-line Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2014-11-28 | JPN-2014-L-102976

  4. Japan - Conditions of employment - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Ordinance defining the criteria for the total contract period under the Labour Contract Law, Article 18(1) (Ordinance No. 148 of October 26, 2012) - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2012-10-26 | JPN-2012-R-98144

  5. Japan - Conditions of employment - Law, Act

    Labour Contracts Law, 2007 (Law No. 128 of 2007). - English Translation

    Adoption: 2007-12-05 | JPN-2007-L-79056

    Chapter I - General Provisions
    Chapter II - Establishment of and Changes to a Labour Contract
    Chapter III - Continuation and Termination of a Labour Contract
    Chapter IV - Fixed Term Labour Contract
    Chapter V - Miscellaneous Provisions

  6. Japan - Conditions of employment - Miscellaneous (circular, directive, legal notice, instruction, etc.)

    Guidelines for the Measures, etc. concerning the Employment Management Improvement, etc. for Part-Time Workers to Be Taken by Business Operators (Public Notice of the Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare No. 326 of October 1, 2007). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2007-10-01 | JPN-2007-M-95140

  7. Japan - Conditions of employment - Miscellaneous (circular, directive, legal notice, instruction, etc.)

    Notice by the Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare concerning the criteria set by the Minister in accordance with article 14 of the Labour Standards Law (Notice No. 356 of 2003).

    Adoption: 2003-10-22 | Date of entry into force: 2004-01-01 | JPN-2003-M-66278

    Specifies the definition of persons with specialized knowledge eligible for contracts with fixed terms.

  8. Japan - Conditions of employment - Law, Act

    Law amending part of the Labour Standards Law (No. 104 of 2003).

    Adoption: 2003-07-04 | JPN-2003-L-65102

    Amends Labour Standards Law (No. 49 of 1947), with respect to period of labour contract (Section 14), termination of contract (Section 18bis), and computation of working time (Section 38ter). Changes period of fixed-term contract from 1 to 3 years, or from 3 to 5 years. Also sets forth standards for dismissal of workers, and provides for amendments to arbitrary work scheme.

  9. Japan - Conditions of employment - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Cabinet Order to amend the Implementation Order of the Law for Securing the Proper Operation of Temporary Employment Agencies and Improved Working Conditions for Temporary Workers (No. 120 of 2003).

    Adoption: 2003-03-86 | Date of entry into force: 2003-03-28 | JPN-2003-R-65099

    Extends application of law concerning temporary workers (Law No. 88 of 1985) to additional undertakings, including certain designated hospitals and health care facilities.

  10. Japan - Conditions of employment - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Ordinance implementing of the Law concerning the succession of labour contracts upon divisive reorganization of a company (Ministry of Labour Ordinance No. 48 of 27 December 2000) - English translation

    Adoption: 2000-12-27 | JPN-2000-R-66119

  11. Japan - Conditions of employment - Miscellaneous (circular, directive, legal notice, instruction, etc.)

    Ministry of Labour Announcement No. 127. Guidelines to Promote the Appropriate Implementation of Measures that a Divisively Reorganizing Company or Formed Company, etc. should take Concerning the Succession of a Labour Contract or Collective Agreement it has Entered into - English translation

    Adoption: 2000-12-27 | JPN-2000-M-70078

  12. Japan - Conditions of employment - Law, Act

    Law on the Succession to Labour Contracts upon Company Split (Law No. 103 of 31 May 2000). - English translation

    Adoption: 2000-05-31 | JPN-2000-L-66118

  13. Japan - Conditions of employment - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Ordinance implementing the Law on Improvement, etc. of Employment Management for Part-Time Workers (Ordinance of the Ministry of Labour No. 34 of November 19, 1993). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 1993-11-19 | Date of entry into force: 1993-12-01 | JPN-1993-R-36526

    Provides that employers shall appoint part-time employment managers.

  14. Japan - Conditions of employment - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Cabinet Order (No. 366) to fix the date of enforcement of the Law respecting the improvement of employment management of part-time workers (Law No. 76 of 1993)

    Adoption: 1993-11-17 | Date of entry into force: 1993-11-17 | JPN-1993-R-36524

    Fixes the date of entry into force of the Law respecting the improvement of employment management of part-time workers (Law No. 76 of 1993) to be 1 December 1993.

  15. Japan - Conditions of employment - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Cabinet Order (No. 367) to designate a deliberative Council under paragraph 4 of Article 5 of the Law respecting the improvement of employment management of part-time workers (Law No. 76 of 1993)

    Adoption: 1993-11-17 | Date of entry into force: 1993-12-01 | JPN-1993-R-36525

    Designates the Deliberative Council for Women's and Minors' Questions as the deliberative council provided for in paragraph 4 of Article 5 of the Law respecting the improvement of employment management of part-time workers (Law No. 76 of 1993).

  16. Japan - Conditions of employment - Law, Act

    Improvement, etc. of Employment Management for Part-Time Workers Law [Law No. 76 of 18 June 1993]. - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 1993-06-18 | JPN-1993-L-36529

    Enables part-time workers to display their full talents and thereby further their welfare by taking measures for securing appropriate working conditions, education and training, and enhancement of fringe benefits. The Law also provides for a definition of part-time workers, measures to be taken by employers, the state and local governments for the improvement of employment management of part-time workers, and for the establishment and functions of the Part-time Work Aid Center. Basic policy measures for part-time workers are to be established by the Ministry of Labour and published.

  17. Japan - Conditions of employment - Law, Act

    Law to amend the Law respecting the Salary of National General Service Staff [Law No. 95 of 1950]. No. 92.

    Adoption: 1992-12-16 | JPN-1992-L-33872

    Revises the salary schedule as well as various allowances.

  18. Japan - Conditions of employment - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    National Personnel Authority Regulations amending NPA Regulations No. 9-30 (Special Duty Allowances). No. 9-30-14

    Adoption: 1991-11-01 | JPN-1991-R-28054

  19. Japan - Conditions of employment - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    National Personnel Authority Regulations amending NPA Regulations No. 9-55 (Special Duty Station Allowances). No. 9-55-19

    Adoption: 1991-10-22 | JPN-1991-R-28022

    Amends the number of eligible duty stations.

  20. Japan - Conditions of employment - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Cabinet Order amending Order No. 141 of 1983 made under the Special Measures Law for Employment Security for Workers in Specified Depressed Industries [Law No. 39 of 1983]. No. 315.

    Adoption: 1991-10-04 | Date of entry into force: 1991-10-04 | JPN-1991-R-28059

    Adds tortoise-shell ware manufacturing to specified depressed industries.

  21. Japan - Conditions of employment - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    National Personnel Authority Regulations amending NPA Regulations No. 9-30 (Special Duty Allowances). No. 9-30-13.

    Adoption: 1991-10-01 | JPN-1991-R-28053

  22. Japan - Conditions of employment - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Ordinance of the Ministry of Labour amending Ordinance No. 12 of 1947 made under the Employment Security Law [Law No. 141 of 1947]. No. 22.

    Adoption: 1991-09-30 | Date of entry into force: 1991-10-01 | JPN-1991-R-28056

  23. Japan - Conditions of employment - Miscellaneous (circular, directive, legal notice, instruction, etc.)

    Notification by the Ministries of Labour and of International Trade and Industry establishing basic guidelines for measures for the Improvement of Labour Management in Small and Medium-sized Enterprises to Secure the Workforce [Law No. 57 of 1991]. No. 1.

    Adoption: 1991-08-15 | JPN-1991-M-28028

    Establishes guidelines under Law No. 57 of 1991 regarding the improvement of labour management in small and medium-sized enterprises, including a reduction of working hours, improvement of work environment, welfare facilities for the workers, improvement of recruitment activities and other measures concerning training, career development, women, and part-time workers.

  24. Japan - Conditions of employment - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    National Personnel Authority Regulations amending NPA Regulations No. 9-17 (Special Adjustment of Salary). No. 9-17-32.

    Adoption: 1991-07-10 | JPN-1991-R-27910

  25. Japan - Conditions of employment - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Ordinance of the Ministry of Labour amending Ordinance No. 12 of 1947 made under the Employment Security Law [Law No. 141 of 1947]. No. 15.

    Adoption: 1991-06-26 | Date of entry into force: 1991-07-01 | JPN-1991-R-27908

  26. Japan - Conditions of employment - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    National Personnel Authority Rules amending NPA Rules No. 9-55 (Allowances for Special Duty Station). No. 9-55-18.

    Adoption: 1991-06-19 | Date of entry into force: 1991-06-19 | JPN-1991-R-27903

  27. Japan - Conditions of employment - Law, Act

    Law amending Law for the Promotion of Workers' Property Accumulation [Law No. 92 of 1971]. No. 33.

    Adoption: 1991-04-19 | Date of entry into force: 1991-10-01 | JPN-1991-L-28061

    Miscellaneous amendments to improve the workers' savings schemes and loan systems.

  28. Japan - Conditions of employment - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Cabinet Order amending Cabinet Order No. 332 of 1971 made under the Law for the Promotion of Workers' Property Accumulation [Law No. 92 of 1971]. No. 142.

    Adoption: 1991-04-19 | Date of entry into force: 1991-04-19 | JPN-1991-R-28062

    Increase in the maximum amount of loan available to a worker for purchasing a house.

  29. Japan - Conditions of employment - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    National Personnel Authority Regulations amending NPA Regulations No. 9-30 (Special Duty Allowances). No. 9-30-11.

    Adoption: 1991-04-12 | Date of entry into force: 1991-04-01 | JPN-1991-R-27902

    Miscellaneous amendments including increase in the amount of allowances.

  30. Japan - Conditions of employment - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Ordinance of the Ministry of Labour amending Ordinance No. 12 of 1947 made under the Employment Security Law [Law No. 141 of 1947]. No. 3.

    Adoption: 1991-03-19 | Date of entry into force: 1991-04-01 | JPN-1991-R-28049

  31. Japan - Conditions of employment - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Cabinet Order amending Cabinet Order No. 332 of 1971 respecting enforcement of the Law for the Promotion of Workers' Property Accumulation [Law No. 92 of 1971]. No. 19.

    Adoption: 1991-02-19 | Date of entry into force: 1991-02-19 | JPN-1991-R-28060

    Lowers the interest rate for loans that enable workers to purchase their own names.

  32. Japan - Conditions of employment - Law, Act

    Law amending the Law concerning the Salary of National General Service [Law No. 95 of 1950]. No. 79.

    Adoption: 1990-12-26 | Date of entry into force: 1990-12-26 | JPN-1990-L-28044

    Revision of salary scales for employees of the National Government in the General Category (i.e. excluding the Self Defense Force, Judges etc) as of 1990-04-01.

  33. Japan - Conditions of employment - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    National Personal Authority (NPA) Rules amending NPA Rules No. 15-11 (Leave for Personnel). No. 15-11-2.

    Adoption: 1990-12-25 | Date of entry into force: 1991-01-01 | JPN-1990-R-28043

    Establishes a new kind of special leave for national public employees of up to three days to be taken in summer for refreshment.

  34. Japan - Conditions of employment - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    National Personnel Authority Regulation No. 9-89 (Family - Unattended - Transfer Allowance).

    Adoption: 1990-02-15 | Date of entry into force: 1990-04-01 | JPN-1990-R-25818

    Regulation under s.12-2 of the Act concerning Remuneration, Working Hours and Leave of National Public Employees in the Regular Service (No. 95 of 1950, amended by No. 73 of 1989).

  35. Japan - Conditions of employment - Law, Act

    Law to partially amend the Law concerning Remuneration, Working Hours and Leave of National Public Employees in the Regular Service [Law No. 95 of 1950]. No. 73.

    Adoption: 1989-12-13 | Date of entry into force: 1989-12-13 | JPN-1989-L-25808

    Revision of salary schedules (raised by an average of 5.2 percent), revision of commuter allowance, establishment of the Family - Unattended - Transfer Allowance, etc.

  36. Japan - Conditions of employment - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    National Personnel Authority amending NPA Regulation No. 9-6 (Premium Pay). No. 9-6-14.

    Adoption: 1989-12-13 | JPN-1989-R-25809

    Amendments to implement the amendments to the Law concerning Remuneration, Working Hours and Leave of National Public Employees in the Regular Service [Law No. 73 of 1989].

  37. Japan - Conditions of employment - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    National Personnel Authority Regulation amending NPA Regulation No. 9-8 (Standards for Entrance Salary Rates, Advancement in Grade, Step-Increase, etc). No. 9-8-11.

    Adoption: 1989-12-13 | JPN-1989-R-25810

    Amendments to implement the amendments to the Law concerning Remuneration, Working Hours and Leave of National Public Employees in the Regular Service [Law No. 73 of 1989].

  38. Japan - Conditions of employment - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    National Personnel Authority Regulation amending NPA Regulation No. 9-24 (Commuter Allowance). No. 9-24-4.

    Adoption: 1989-12-13 | JPN-1989-R-25811

    Amendments to implement the amendments to the Law concerning Remuneration, Working Hours and Leave of National Public Employees in the Regular Service [Law No. 73 of 1989].

  39. Japan - Conditions of employment - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    National Personnel Authority Regulation amending NPA Regulation No. 9-34 (Entrance Additional Pay). No. 9-34-5.

    Adoption: 1989-12-13 | JPN-1989-R-25812

    Amendments to implement the amendments to the Law concerning Remuneration, Working Hours and Leave of National Public Employees in the Regular Service [Law No. 73 of 1989].

  40. Japan - Conditions of employment - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    National Personnel Authority Regulation amending NPA Regulation No. 9-40 (End-of-Term and Diligence Allowance). No. 9-40-7.

    Adoption: 1989-12-13 | JPN-1989-R-25813

    Amendments to implement the amendments to the Law concerning Remuneration, Working Hours and Leave of National Public Employees in the Regular Service [Law No. 73 of 1989].

  41. Japan - Conditions of employment - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    National Personnel Authority Regulation amending NPA Regulation No. 9-49 (Adjustment Allowance). No. 9-49-5.

    Adoption: 1989-12-13 | JPN-1989-R-25814

    Amendments to implement amendments of the Law concerning Remuneration, Working Hours and Leave of National Public Employees in the Regular Service [Law No. 73 of 1989].

  42. Japan - Conditions of employment - Law, Act

    Law amending the Seafarers' Law [Law No. 100 of 1947]. No. 39.

    Adoption: 1988-05-17 | Date of entry into force: 1989-04-01 | JPN-1988-L-7251

    Amends the Law (published as LS 1947-Jap. 5) in relation to remuneration, working hours and leave. Permits a shipowner to pay wages and other remuneration in forms other than legal tender in cases in which such payment is made in the manner provided by Orders (s. 53(1)). Seafarers' working hours shall be a maximum of 8 hours per day and 40 hours per week on the average in a standard working period of up to one year, as fixed by Orders (s. 60). A shipowner must give seafarers one or more days of rest per week in a standard working period (s. 61). Contains provision for compensation in lieu of weekly rest (ss. 62, 63). Also governs overtime work and work on compensatory holidays in case of temporary need (ss. 64-66) and maintenance of leave and wage records (s. 67). A seafarer is entitled to 15 days of paid leave for each year of continuous service (ss. 74 and 75).

  43. Japan - Conditions of employment - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    National Personnel Authority Regulation amending NPA Regulation No. 9-1 (Compensation of part-time personnel). No. 9-1-4.

    Adoption: 1988-04-01 | JPN-1988-R-6748

    From 1 Apr. 1988, raises the maximum amount of daily wages of part-time personnel.

  44. Japan - Conditions of employment - Law, Act

    Ordinance of the Ministry of Labour amending Ordinance of the Ministry of Labour No. 12 of 1947 made under the Employment Security Law [Law No. 141 of 1947]. No. 4.

    Adoption: 1988-03-23 | JPN-1988-R-6742

    Amends the jurisdiction of Public Employment Security Offices. Basic Act published under LS 1947 Jap.4 and LS 1949 Jap.2.

  45. Japan - Conditions of employment - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    National Personnel Authority Regulation (Revision of the Basic Salary for an Employee who has Attained the Highest Pay Step) and NPA Regulation (Payment of the Housing Allowance under the Supplementary Provisions of paragraph 7 of the Law of 1987 to amend the Pay Law). No. 9-85 and 9-86.

    Adoption: 1987-12-15 | JPN-1987-R-6281

    Both Regulations prescribe technical matters necessary for the enforcement of the amended Law concerning Remuneration, Working Hours and Leave of National Public Employees in the Regular Service (referred to as the "Pay Law") [Law No. 95 of 1950].

  46. Japan - Conditions of employment - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    National Personnel Authority Regulation amending NPA Regulation No. 9-6 (Premium Pay). No. 9-6-8.

    Adoption: 1987-06-18 | JPN-1987-R-4073

    Minor amendment following administrative reorganisation.

  47. Japan - Conditions of employment - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    National Personnel Authority Regulation amending NPA Regulation No. 9-17 (Special Premium Pay). No. 9-17-13.

    Adoption: 1987-06-18 | JPN-1987-R-4074

    Minor amendments following administrative reorganisation. In force from 18 June 1987.

  48. Japan - Conditions of employment - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Cabinet Order amending Cabinet Order No. 169 of 1976 made under the Security of Wage Payment Law [Law No. 34 of 1976]. No. 161.

    Adoption: 1987-05-21 | JPN-1987-R-6789

    Raises the maximum amount which the Government shall cover in unpaid wages to workers in case the enterprise has been declared bankrupt. Applies to workers displaced on or after 1 Apr. 1987.

  49. Japan - Conditions of employment - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    National Personnel Authority Regulation amending NPA Regulation No. 9-1 (Compensation for Part-Time Employees). No. 9-1-3.

    Adoption: 1987-04-01 | JPN-1987-R-6747

    As from 1 Apr. 1987 raises the maximum daily wage of part-time employees employed by the national Government.

  50. Japan - Conditions of employment - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Ordinance of the Ministry of Labour concerning the adjustment of Ordinances following implementation of the Law concerning the Promotion of Local Employment Development [Law No. 23 of 1987]. No. 13.

    Adoption: 1987-04-01 | JPN-1987-R-6786

    Miscellaneous amendments of the enforcement Regulations under the Act respecting special measures for the employment security of workers in specified depressed industries and areas (LS 1983 - Jap. 1), the enforcement Regulations under the Employment Insurance Act, the enforcement Regulations under the Employment Measures Act (see LS 1966 - Jap. 1), the enforcement Regulations under the Employment Security Act (LS 1947 - Jap. 4... 1949 - Jap. 2), and enforcement Regulations under the Act concerning Employment Security for older persons.

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