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  1. Mauritius - Employment policy, promotion of employment and employment services - Law, Act

    National Employment Act 2017 (Act No. 12 of 2017). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2017-11-10 | MUS-2017-L-108726

    PART I PRELIMINARY
    1. Short title
    2. Interpretation
    3. Application ofAct
    4. National Employment Department
    5. Objects of Department
    6. Functions and powers of Department

    PART II ADMINISTRATION
    7. Director, National Employment Department
    8. Duties and responsibilities of Director
    9. Powers of authorised officers

    PART III REGISTRATION OF JOB SEEKERS AND RESPONSIBILITIES
    OF EMPLOYERS
    10. Registration of job seekers
    11. Responsibilities of employers

    PART IV NATIONAL EMPLOYMENT ADVISORY COMMITTEE
    12. National Employment Advisory Committee
    13. Functions of Committee
    14. Meetings of Committee
    15. Technical committees

    PART V MISCELLANEOUS
    16. Submission of reports
    17. Offences
    18. Regulations
    19. Repeal
    20. Consequential amendment
    21. Transitional and savings provisions
    22. Commencement

  2. Mauritius - Employment policy, promotion of employment and employment services - Law, Act

    The Social Integration and Employment Act, 2016 (Act No. 26 of 2016). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2016-12-15 | MUS-2016-L-104139

    An Act to promote, within the philosophy of enhancing social justice and national unity, social integration and empowerment of persons living in absolute poverty.

  3. Mauritius - Employment policy, promotion of employment and employment services - Law, Act

    Protection of Elderly Persons (Amendment) Act, 2016 (Act No. 16 of 2016). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2016-09-02 | MUS-2016-L-104146

    Amends sections 7, 8 and 11 of the principal Act.

  4. Mauritius - Employment policy, promotion of employment and employment services - Law, Act

    Training and Employment of Disabled Persons (Amendment) Act 2012 (No. 14 of 2012). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2012-07-09 | MUS-2012-L-92111

    1. Short title
    2. Interpretation
    3. Section 2 of principal Act amended
    4. Section 3 of principal Act amended
    5. Section 4 of principal Act amended
    6. Section 13 of principal Act amended
    7. Section 14 of principal Act amended
    8. Section 15 of principal Act amended
    9. Section 18 of principal Act amended
    10. Section 20 of principal Act amended
    11. Schedule to principal Act repealed and replaced
    12. Commencement
    SCHEDULE

  5. Mauritius - Employment policy, promotion of employment and employment services - Law, Act

    Senior Citizens Council (Amendment) Act 2011 (No. 12 of 2011). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2011-06-14 | MUS-2011-L-88157

    1. Short title
    2. Interpretation
    3. Section 4 of principal Act amended
    4. Section 6 of principal Act amended
    5. Section 9 of principal Act amended
    6. New section 9A inserted in principal Act
    7. Section 10 of principal Act amended

  6. Mauritius - Employment policy, promotion of employment and employment services - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Employment Rights (Workfare Programme) Regulations 2009 (GN No. 93 of 2009). - Legislation

    Adoption: 2009-08-07 | Date of entry into force: 2090-73 | MUS-2009-R-82683

    Provides that the National Empowerment Foundation shall be the institution responsible for providing assistance in finding training and re-skilling opportunities under section 43(2)(b) of the Act. Also, the Small Enterprises and Handicraft Development Authority shall be the institution responsible for self-employment activities, including starting up a small business under section 43(2)(c) of the Act.

  7. Mauritius - Employment policy, promotion of employment and employment services - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Building (Accessibility to and Facilities for Disabled Persons) Regulations 2005 (G.N. No. 118 of 2005).

    Adoption: 2005-06-30 | Date of entry into force: 2005-08-01 | MUS-2005-R-71938

    Regulations to ensure that all new buildings and buildings that are to be the object of extensive repairs, reconstructions, alterations or additions are to meet the requirements concerning accessibility as set out in the Schedule to the Regulations.

  8. Mauritius - Employment policy, promotion of employment and employment services - Law, Act

    Protection of Elderly Persons Act 2005 (No. 16 2005). - Act on-line

    Adoption: 2005-05-04 | MUS-2005-L-72338

    Sets up a legal and administrative framework for greater protection and assistance to elderly persons.

  9. Mauritius - Employment policy, promotion of employment and employment services - Law, Act

    The Building (Amendment) Act 1999 (Act No. 12 of 1999).

    Adoption: 1999-06-29 | MUS-1999-L-75307

    Amends sections 2, 8 and 17 of the Act and adds a new section 15A. The amendments concern building permits for new buildings or buildings under going renovations; means of accessibility and parking for disabled persons; and ventilation and proper means of entry and exit from buildings.

  10. Mauritius - Employment policy, promotion of employment and employment services - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Grand Port Savanne District Council (fees, dues or other charges) Regulations (Government Notice No. 71 of 1997).

    Adoption: 1997-05-08 | Date of entry into force: 1997-07-01 | MUS-1997-R-48504

    Requires persons to pay specified fees and to obtain licenses to practice professions set forth in the schedule.

  11. Mauritius - Employment policy, promotion of employment and employment services - Law, Act

    National Agency for the Treatment and Rehabilitation of Substance Abusers Act 1996 (No. 25 of 1996).

    Adoption: 1996-09-24 | MUS-1996-L-46391

    Establishes a National Agency for the Treatment and Rehabilitation of Susbstance Abusers with the functions of promoting drug abuse prevention programmes and providing post-rehabilitation services for recovered addicts.

  12. Mauritius - Employment policy, promotion of employment and employment services - Law, Act

    Training and Employment of Disabled Persons Act 1996 (No. 9 of 1996).

    Adoption: 1996-05-23 | Date of entry into force: 1996-12-01 | MUS-1996-L-45308

    Establishes a Training and Employment of Disabled Persons Board with the purpose of operating schemes to promote the employment of disabled persons and to prevent discrimination against them. Employers with 35 or more employees shall hire disabled workers so as to represent 3 per cent of the total work force. Prohibits discrimination based on disability in recruitment, allocation of wages, and other employment matters.

  13. Mauritius - Employment policy, promotion of employment and employment services - Law, Act

    Senior Citizens Council Act, 1995 (Act No. 5 of 1995). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 1995 | MUS-1995-L-88156

    1. Short title
    2. Interpretation
    3. Establishment of the Council
    4. Objects of the Council
    5. Members of the Council
    6. Management of the Council
    7. Powers of the Committee
    8. Staff 9 General Meeting
    10. Funds of the Council
    11. Execution of documents
    12. Powers of Minister
    13. Donations
    14. Regulations
    15.-19. [Repealed]

  14. Mauritius - Employment policy, promotion of employment and employment services - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Recruitment of Workers' Regulations 1994 (G.N. No. 134 of 1994) - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 1994-07-15 | MUS-1994-R-38743

    Provides for rules in respect of the recruitment of workers, both citizens and non-citizens, by employment agencies. Sets out the terms and conditions to be included in contracts of employment, and the fees that may be collected. Made under the Recruitment of Workers Act 1993.

  15. Mauritius - Employment policy, promotion of employment and employment services - Law, Act

    Recruitment of Workers Act 1993 (No. 39 of 1993) - Act on-line

    Adoption: 1993-11-23 | MUS-1993-L-36557

    Amends and consolidates the law relating to recruitment of workers for employment abroad and in Mauritius.

  16. Mauritius - Employment policy, promotion of employment and employment services - Law, Act

    Unemployment Hardship Relief (Amendment) Act 1990 (Act No. 34 of 1990)

    Adoption: 1990-07-24 | MUS-1990-L-26535

    Sections 2 and 3 of the Unemployment Hardship Relief Act of 1983 are amended in respect of disabled persons.

  17. Mauritius - Employment policy, promotion of employment and employment services - Law, Act

    Trust Fund for Disabled Persons Act 1988. No. 30.

    Adoption: 1988-11-24 | MUS-1988-L-8395

    An Act to provide for the establishment of a Trust Fund for Disabled Persons. Section 4 provides that the objects of the Fund are to set up training centres and sheltered workshops for, and to develop and provide appropriate training to, disabled persons with a view to enabling them to secure employment or to work on their own account.

  18. Mauritius - Employment policy, promotion of employment and employment services - Law, Act

    Employment of Disabled Persons Act 1988. No. 31.

    Adoption: 1988-11-24 | MUS-1988-L-8396

    This is an Act to provide for the employment of disabled persons or, in the alternative, a contribution to a Trust Fund from employers. Sections 3 and 4 provide for the establishment and functions of the Employment of Disabled Persons Board. Sections 5 and 6 concern the establishment by the Minister, and functions of, a register of disabled persons. Section 7 provides that "Every employer shall apply to have his name entered in the register of employers ..." By s.8, " ... every employer shall be under a duty to employ such number of persons as is specified in the Schedule or to make such contributions to the Trust fund as he may be required to make". Section 13 provides for penalties.

  19. Mauritius - Employment policy, promotion of employment and employment services - Law, Act

    National Council for the Rehabilitation of Disabled Persons Act 1986 (Act No. 37 of 1986). - Act on-line

    Adoption: 1986-11-25 | MUS-1986-L-86288

    1. Short title.
    2. Interpretation.
    3. Establishment of the Council.
    4. Objects of the Council.
    5. Membership of the Council.
    6. Management of the Council.
    7. Powers of the Committee.
    8. The Secretary/Treasurer.
    9. General Meeting.
    10. Funds of the Council.
    11. Execution of documents.
    12. Powers of Minister.
    13. Donations.
    14. Regulations.
    15. Transitional provision.
    16. Consequential amendments.

  20. Mauritius - Employment policy, promotion of employment and employment services - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Whitley Councils Regulations 1986. Government Notice No. 18 of 1986.

    Adoption: 1986-03-05 | MUS-1986-R-2571

    Regulations made by the Prime Minister under ss. 99 and 108 of the Industrial Relations Act. Establishes a Central Whitley Council to consider any matter relating to working conditions and terms of employment in the public service and to make recommendations thereon. Creates a Civil Service Industrial Relations Commission to consider and investigate public service industrial disputes referred to it by the Prime Minister; and to hear and consider applications for registration, claims for negotiating rights and requests for agency shop orders. Repeals the Whitley Councils Regulations 1974.


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