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  1. Japan - Unemployment benefit - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Ordinance of the Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare Amending a part of the Implementation Rules of the Employment Insurance Law (Ordinance No.166 of 2003).

    Adoption: 2003-10-28 | Date of entry into force: 2004-01-01 | JPN-2003-R-66279

    Amends various procedural provisions concerning the definition and scope of the Employment Insurance Law.

  2. Japan - Unemployment benefit - Law, Act

    Law amending Employment Insurance Law of 1974 (No. 31 of 2003).

    Adoption: 2003-04-30 | Date of entry into force: 2003-05-01 | JPN-2003-L-65100

    Provides for detailed requirements for eligibility (e.g. genuine job-seekers), specifications of the benefits paid, and fines to be charged in the event of unlawful receipt of benefits. Relevant amendments were made by Cabinet Order No. 216 of 2003 and ministerial ordinances Nos. 82-85 of 2003 to enforce the amendment made to Employment Insurance Law by this law.

  3. Japan - Unemployment benefit - Law, Act

    Law amending the Employment Insurance Law [Law No. 116 of 1974]. No. 59.

    Adoption: 2000-05-12 | Date of entry into force: 2001-04-01 | JPN-2000-L-56871

    Amends the number of days for which the basic allowance is payable.

  4. Japan - Unemployment benefit - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Ordinance of the Ministry of Labour amending Ordinance No. 3 of 1975 made under the Employment Insurance Law [Law No. 116 of 1974] and Ordinance No. 3 of 1963 made under the Temporary Measures Law for Laid-off Workers from Coal Mines [Law No. 199 of 1959]. No. 42.

    Adoption: 1998-12-21 | Date of entry into force: 1999-01-01 | JPN-1998-R-52608

    Sets forth the standards for certain subsidies.

  5. Japan - Unemployment benefit - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Ordinance of the Ministry of Labour amending the Ordinance made under the Employment Insurance Law [Law No. 116 of 1974] No. 15.

    Adoption: 1997-03-27 | Date of entry into force: 1997-04-01 | JPN-1997-R-47946

    Amends the amount of housing benefit.

  6. Japan - Unemployment benefit - Miscellaneous (circular, directive, legal notice, instruction, etc.)

    Notification of the Ministry of Labour No. 67.

    Adoption: 1996-07-17 | Date of entry into force: 1996-08-01 | JPN-1996-M-45370

    Amends the amount of unemployment benefit subject to automatic revision.

  7. Japan - Unemployment benefit - Miscellaneous (circular, directive, legal notice, instruction, etc.)

    Notification of the Ministry of Labour No. 68.

    Adoption: 1996-07-17 | Date of entry into force: 1996-08-01 | JPN-1996-M-45371

    Amends the deducted amount of unemployment benefit.

  8. Japan - Unemployment benefit - Miscellaneous (circular, directive, legal notice, instruction, etc.)

    Notification of the Ministry of Labour No. 69.

    Adoption: 1996-07-17 | Date of entry into force: 1996-08-01 | JPN-1996-M-45372

    Amends the limit of unemployment benefit payment.

  9. Japan - Unemployment benefit - Law, Act

    Law amending the Workmen's Accident Compensation Insurance Law [Law No. 50 of 1947] and etc. (No. 42).

    Adoption: 1996-05-22 | Date of gradual entry into force: 1996-05-22 | Date of gradual entry into force: 1996-07-01 | Date of gradual entry into force: 1996-06-11 | JPN-1996-L-45490

    Establishes relief measures to be put into effect when the decision of the Workmen's Accident Compensation Insurance Referee is delayed, and related amendments. The same measures are established with regard to the Employment Insurance Act [Act No. 116 of 1974].

  10. Japan - Unemployment benefit - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Ordinance of the Ministry of Labour amending Ordinance No. 3 of 1975 respecting enforcement of the Employment Insurance Law [Law No. 116 of 1974]. No. 11.

    Adoption: 1992-04-10 | JPN-1992-R-31812

    Amends and sets the standards for certain subsidies.

  11. Japan - Unemployment benefit - Law, Act

    Law amending the Law concerning the Collection of Premiums on Labour Insurance Law [Law No. 84 of 1969] and the Employment Insurance Law [Law No. 116 of 1974]. No. 8.

    Adoption: 1992-03-31 | JPN-1992-L-31173

    Provides for improved unemployment benefits, and a decrease in employment insurance rates.

  12. Japan - Unemployment benefit - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Ordinance of the Ministry of Labour amending Ordinance No. 3 of 1975 made under the Employment Insurance Law [Law No. 116 of 1974]. No. 19.

    Adoption: 1991-08-01 | Date of entry into force: 1991-08-01 | JPN-1991-R-28020

    Provisionally applies certain subsidies to Shimabara area (affected by the volcanic activities of the "Unzen").

  13. Japan - Unemployment benefit - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Ordinance of the Ministry of Labour amending Ordinance No. 3 of 1975 made under the Employment Insurance Law [Law No. 116 of 1974]. No. 4.

    Adoption: 1991-03-27 | Date of entry into force: 1991-04-01 | JPN-1991-R-28050

    Revision (increase) of various allowances for those who look for employment.

  14. Japan - Unemployment benefit - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Cabinet Order amending Ordinance made under the Employment Insurance Law [Law No. 116 of 1974]. No. 265.

    Adoption: 1987-07-28 | JPN-1987-R-4477

    Extends until 31 July 1988 the provisional measures concerning continuous old-age insurance coverage for persons who are voluntary participants in the scheme.

  15. Japan - Unemployment benefit - Law, Act

    Ordinance of the Ministry of Labour amending the Ordinance made under the Employment Measures Law [Law No. 132 of 1966]. No. 26.

    Adoption: 1987-07-01 | JPN-1987-R-4474

    Takes measures, some of which are temporary, to introduce flexibility in the conditions for payment of vocational reconversion benefits, employment adjustment subsidy, etc.

  16. Japan - Unemployment benefit - Miscellaneous (circular, directive, legal notice, instruction, etc.)

    Notification of the Ministry of Labour. No. 47

    Adoption: 1987-06-01 | JPN-1987-M-4070

    Fixes the kinds of enterprises, etc. for which monetary aid is provided for the purposes of employment adjustment under the provisions of s. 102-3(1)(1)(a) and (2)(a)(1)(i) of the Enforcement Regulations issued under the Employment Insurance Law (Ministry of Labour Ordinance No. 3 of 1975).

  17. Japan - Unemployment benefit - Law, Act

    Cabinet Order made under the Law Concerning the Promotion of Local Employment Development [Law No. 23 of 1987]. No. 113.

    Adoption: 1987-04-01 | JPN-1987-R-6788

    Designation of employment development promotion areas, the specified employment development promotion SEDP areas, and urgent employment-securing areas. Fixes the necessary conditions for receiving the extended benefits for displaced workers in SEDP areas. Names the legal persons to whom the employment ratio of displaced workers in SEDP are fixed by the Ministry of Labour shall apply.

  18. Japan - Unemployment benefit - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Cabinet Order concerning the adjustment of Orders following implementation of the Law concerning the Promotion of Local Employment Development [Law No. 23 of 1987]. No. 114.

    Adoption: 1987-04-01 | Date of entry into force: 1987-04-01 | JPN-1987-R-6790

    Amendment of the Enforcement Order (Cabinet Order No. 141 of 1983) under the Act respecting special measures for the employment security of workers in specified industries and areas (No. 39 of 1983; LS 1983 - Jap. 1). Deletes "or areas" from the title. Deletes the provisions relating to specified depressed areas. Amendment of the Enforcement Order (Cabinet Order No. 25 of 1975) under the Employment Insurance Act (No. 116 of 1974).

  19. Japan - Unemployment benefit - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Ordinance of the Ministry of Labour amending the Regulations made under the Employment Measures Law [Law No. 132 of 1966] and Regulations made under the Employment Insurance Law [Law No. 116 of 1974]. No. 14.

    Adoption: 1987-04-01 | JPN-1987-R-6791

    Miscellaneous amendments.

  20. Japan - Unemployment benefit - Law, Act

    Law to amend the Employment Insurance Law [Law No. 116 of 1974] and the Employment Projects Corporation Law [Law No. 116 of 1961]. No. 27.

    Adoption: 1981-04-25 | JPN-1981-L-11380

    Miscellaneous amendments; inter alia, improvement of services for the stabilisation of employment.

  21. Japan - Unemployment benefit - Law, Act

    Employment Insurance Law (Law No. 116 of 1974). - English translation (as amended up to April 2001) Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 1974-12-28 | Date of entry into force: 1975-04-01 | JPN-1974-L-27771

    Chapter 1: General Provisions Chapter 2: Covered Undertakings, etc. Chapter 3: Unemployment Benefits Chapter 4: Services for Stabilization of Employment, etc. Chapter 5: Bearing of Expenses Chapter 6: Raising of Objections and Lawsuits Chapter 7: Miscellaneous Provisions Chapter 8: Penal Provisions


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