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  1. Japan - Maternity protection - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    National Personnel Authority Regulation amending NPA Regulation No. 15-14 (Hours of Work, Holidays and Leave). No. 15-14-6.

    Adoption: 1998-02-13 | Date of entry into force: 1998-04-01 | JPN-1998-R-50023

    Extends the duration of maternity leave before birth from 10 weeks to 14 weeks.

  2. Japan - Maternity protection - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Cabinet Order to establish a deliberative council under the Child Care Leave Law [Law No. 76 of 1991]. No. 49.

    Adoption: 1992-03-27 | Date of entry into force: 1992-04-01 | JPN-1992-R-31175

    Establishes a deliberative council, a tripartite body whose purpose is to accept or reject proposed regulations and administrative decisions in respect of the Child Care Leave Law. Made under Article 14 of the Law.

  3. Japan - Maternity protection - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Ordinance of the Ministry of Labour made under the Child Care Leave Law [Law No. 76 of 1991]. No. 25.

    Adoption: 1991-10-15 | Date of entry into force: 1992-04-01 | JPN-1991-R-28038

  4. Japan - Maternity protection - Law, Act

    Law to amend partially the Health Insurance Law [Law No. 70 of 1922] and the Seafarers' Insurance Law [Law No. 73 of 1939]. No. 140.

    Adoption: 1969-08-24 | JPN-1969-L-17820

    Inter alia, abolishes former system of part-payment of doctor's fee by insured person (the latter continues to pay part of hospitalisation and initial consultation expenses); raises amount of maternity benefit.


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