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Policy on Agricultural Labourers

  On 15 December 2016 at 11:00

The Central Government has enacted the Unorganised Workers’ Social Security Act, 2008 to provide social security benefits to the workers including agricultural labourers in the unorganised sector. This Act stipulates formulation of suitable wel ...

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Overlapping/Conflict between Central and State Labour Laws

  On 08 December 2016 at 11:45

The ‘Labour’ is a subject included in the Concurrent List in the Seventh Schedule of the Constitution of India. The concept of “Appropriate Government” envisages that both Central and State Governments are competent to legisl ...


Rehabilitation of Bonded Labour Scheme-2016

  On 06 December 2016 at 11:13

Bonded Labour System has been abolished by law throughout the country with effect from 25th October, 1975 under the Bonded Labour System (Abolition) Ordinance which was replaced by the Bonded Labour System (Abolition) Act, 1976. Under the Act, it is ...

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84673 Irregularities Detected during the Special Drive of Inspection under Various Labour Laws

  On 01 December 2016 at 12:01

Special drive of inspection was conducted by the Chief Labour Commissioner Organization across the country from 1st August, 2016 to 9th September, 2016. Total 12046 numbers of inspections were conducted under various labour laws during the special dr ...


Rationalisation of Labour Laws

  On 29 November 2016 at 10:44

Shri Bandaru Dattatreya, the Minister of State (IC) for Labour and Employment, in reply to a question in Lok Sabha today said that Reforms in Labour Laws are an ongoing process to update legislative system to address the need of the hour and to make ...


Implementation of Child Labour Laws

  On 17 November 2016 at 11:33

Government has enacted the Child Labour (Prohibition & Regulation) Amendment Act, 2016 which came into force w.e.f. 1.9.2016. The Amendment Act completely prohibits the employment of children below 14 years. The amendment also prohibits the emplo ...

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Comments of some Organisations on Child Labour Amendment Bill ill founded, Asserts Labour Ministry

  On 29 July 2016 at 10:34

Comments of some Organisations on Child Labour Amendment Bill ill founded, Asserts Labour Ministry Children allowed to work in family enterprises in original act, it’s scope severely restricted nowAmendment bill seeks to ensure the Right of Ch ...

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Model Law for Labour for opening Malls and Shops 24x7

  On 21 July 2016 at 10:48

The Government have framed the Model Shops and Establishment (Regulation of Employment and Conditions of Service) Bill, 2016 and it has been circulated to all States for adopting the same as it is or modifying their existing State Shops and Establish ...


Cabinet decides to bring in more Flexibility in Labour Laws to increase Productivity

  On 23 June 2016 at 10:48

Cabinet decides to bring in more Flexibility in Labour Laws to increase Productivity Cabinet approves Special Package for Job Creation & Export Promotion in Textile & Apparel Sector Special Package to create 1 Crore Jobs in 3 Years in Textile ...

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Minimum Wages Act

  On 10 May 2016 at 16:01

The total number of contract labourers both in organized and unorganized sector engaged on the basis of license issued under Contract Labour(Regulation & Abolition) Act, 1970 in the Central Sphere for last 3 years is given below:- Year ...

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