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  1. Mauritius - Disabled workers - 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 Schedule to principal Act repealed and replaced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

  2. Mauritius - Disabled workers - 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.

  3. Mauritius - Disabled workers - 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.

  4. Mauritius - Disabled workers - 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.

  5. Mauritius - Disabled workers - 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.

  6. Mauritius - Disabled workers - 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.

  7. Mauritius - Disabled workers - 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.

  8. Mauritius - Disabled workers - 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.

  9. Mauritius - Disabled workers - 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.


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