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  1. Korea, Republic of - Social security (general standards) - International agreement

    Agreement on Social Security between the Republic of Poland and the Republic of Korea, done in Warsaw 25th February 2009 (No. 192). (Umowa o zabezpieczeniu społecznym między Rzecząpospolitą Polską a Republiką Korei, podpisana w Warszawie dnia 25 lutego 2009 r. ) - Act on-line in Polish and English

    Adoption: 2010-03-08 | Date of entry into force: 2010-03-01 | INT-2010-IA-86322

    Part I. General provisions
    Part II. Provisions concerning applicable legislation
    Part III. Provisions on benefits
    Part IV. Miscellaneous provisions
    Part V. Transitional and final provisions.

  2. Korea, Republic of - Social security (general standards) - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Enforcement Decree of the Act on Social Enterprises Promotion (Decree No. 20141). - Legislation on-line in English

    Adoption: 2007-06-29 | KOR-2007-R-78611

    Implements the Act on Social Enterprises Promotion.

  3. Korea, Republic of - Social security (general standards) - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Government Decree 21/2007 publishing the administrative agreement implementing the social security agreement between Hungary and the Republic of Korea. - Magyar Közlöny

    Adoption: 2007-02-21 | PRK-2007-R-77289

  4. Korea, Republic of - Social security (general standards) - Law, Act

    Social Enterprises Promotion Act (Act No. 8217). - Legislation on-line in English

    Adoption: 2007-01-03 | KOR-2007-L-78610

    The purpose of the Act is to contribute to the integration of society as well as to the enhancement of the quality of people's lives by means of expanding social services and creating jobs (Article 1). Provides for the establishment of the Social Enterprise Support Committee and the regulation of social enterprises.

  5. Korea, Republic of - Social security (general standards) - Law, Act

    Enforcement Decree of the Employee Retirement Benefit Security Act (Presidential Decree No. 19010). - Decree on-line in English

    Adoption: 2005-08-19 | KOR-2005-L-79809

    Implements the principle Act.

  6. Korea, Republic of - Social security (general standards) - Law, Act

    Employee Retirement Benefit Security Act (No. 7379). - Legislation in English (as amended to 2008)

    Adoption: 2005-01-27 | KOR-2005-L-73389

    Provides for the establishment and operation of retirement benefit schemes for workers. Chapter 1 covers general provisions. Chapter 2 deals with severance pay system. Chapter 3 deals with the establishment of a retirement pension plan. Chapter 4 deals with retirement pension trustees and their services. Chapter 5 deals with duties of employers, trustees and the government as well as supervision of employers and trustees. Chapter 6 deals with supplementary provisions. Finally, chapter 7 deals with penalties for breaches of the Act.

  7. Korea, Republic of - Social security (general standards) - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Enforcement Decree on the Act on the Collection, etc. of Premiums for Employment Insurance and Industrial Accident Compensation Insurance (Presidential Decree No. 18574, Oct. 29, 2004). - Legislation on-line in English

    Adoption: 2004-10-29 | KOR-2004-R-72729

  8. Korea, Republic of - Social security (general standards) - Law, Act

    Act on the Collection, etc. of Premiums for Employment Insurance and Industrial Accident Compensation Insurance Act (Act No. 7047, Dec. 31, 2003). - Legislation on-line in English

    Adoption: 2003-12-31 | KOR-2003-L-72730

    Sets out matters concerning the establishment and termination of insurance relationship, the payment and collection of insurance premiums, etc. for employment insurance and industrial accident compensation insurance.

  9. Korea, Republic of - Social security (general standards) - Law, Act

    Framework Act on Labor Welfare, 2001 (Act No. 6510). (근로복지기본법) - Legislation on-line in English Legislation on-line in Korean

    Adoption: 2002-08-14 | KOR-2002-L-64975

    Seeks to improve workers' quality of life, and to contribute to balanced development of the national economy. Divided into 8 parts. Part 1 contains general provisions. Part 2 deals with improvement of workers' housing situation. Part 3 provides for workers' physical welfare and protection of property. Part 4 governs credit guarantee for workers; Part 5 employee stock ownership system. Part 6 deals with support for workers welfare facilities. Part 7 provides for workers welfare promotion fund. Part 8 contains supplementary provisions.

  10. Korea, Republic of - Social security (general standards) - Law, Act

    National Health Insurance Act (No. 5854 of 1999), as amended.

    Adoption: 1999-02-08 | KOR-1999-L-66766

    Comprehensive legislation on national health insurance. Divided into 9 parts. Part 1 (s. 1-5) contains general provisions. Part 2 (s. 5-11) deals with insured persons. Inter alia regulates eligibility for national health insurance. Part 3 (s. 12-38) establishes National Health Insurance Corporation, and regulates its composition, powers and procedures. Part 4 (s. 39-54) makes provision for insurance benefits. Part 5 (s. 55-61) deals with health insurance review agency. Part 6 (s. 62-75) provides for contributions. Part 7 (s. 76-78) deals with objection, request for review and some related matters. Parts 8 (s. 79-93) and 9 (s. 94-100) contain penal provisions.

  11. Korea, Republic of - Social security (general standards) - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Enforcement Decree of the Employment Insurance Act (Presidential Decree No. 14570). (고용보험법 시행령) - Legislation on-line in English Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 1995-04-06 | Date of entry into force: 1995-04-06 | KOR-1995-R-51007

    Provides comprehensive regulations under the Employment Insurance Act. Chapter II governs the relationship between the insured and the insurance. Chapter III regulates employment stabilization activities, types of enterprises which shall be preferentially supported by such activities, and subsidies for reduction in working hours, reassignment, training, job conversion training and temporary shutdown of an enterprise. Also provides for bonuses for active recruitment of the long-term unemployed or the aged. Chapter IV covers vocational training, Chapter V provides for unemployment benefit, and Chapter VI covers premiums. Chapters VII through X cover the Employment Insurance Fund, examination of insurances, and supplementary and penal provisions.

  12. Korea, Republic of - Social security (general standards) - Law, Act

    Employment Insurance Act [Law No. 4644 of 27 December 1993]. (고용보험법) - Legislation on-line in English Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 1993-12-27 | Date of entry into force: 1995-07-01 | KOR-1993-L-41948

    Establishes employment insurance to provide an allowance and possible retraining and job placement for persons who become unemployed. Workers are automatically insured (with certain exceptions). Funds shall be raised through premiums on insured workers and employers, and shall be administered through an employment insurance fund. Sets penalties for violation of the Act.

  13. Korea, Republic of - Social security (general standards) - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Enforcement Decree of National Pension Act promulgated by Presidential Decree No. 1227-08-14. - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 1987-08-14 | KOR-1987-R-61973

  14. Korea, Republic of - Social security (general standards) - Law, Act

    National Pension Act (No. 3902 of 1986). - Legislation on-line in English and Korean

    Adoption: 1986-12-31 | Date of entry into force: 1988-01-01 | KOR-1986-L-61972

    Includes 9 chapters: general provisions, national pension insured persons, national pension corporation, pension benefits, financial resources and collection of contributions, national pension fund, claim and request for review, supplementary rules, and penal provisions.

  15. Korea, Republic of - Social security (general standards) - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Enforcement Decree of the Industrial Accident Compensation Insurance Act (Presidential Decree No. 1837 of 1964). - Legislation on-line in English

    Adoption: 1964-06-09 | KOR-1964-R-50779

  16. Korea, Republic of - Social security (general standards) - Law, Act

    Industrial Accident Compensation Insurance Act (No. 1438 of 1963). - Legislation on-line in English

    Adoption: 1963-11-05 | KOR-1963-L-50778

    Basic legislation providing workers' compensation. Consolidated text in English.


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