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Original name: 고용정책 기본법
Name: Framework Act on Employment Policy (Act No. 4643).
Country: Republic of Korea
Subject(s): Employment policy, promotion of employment and employment services
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 1993-12-27
Entry into force:
ISN: KOR-1993-L-41946
Link: https://www.ilo.org/dyn/natlex/natlex4.detail?p_isn=41946&p_lang=en
Bibliography: Labor Laws of Korea 1994, Ministry of Labor, Republic of Korea, pp. 139-150
Labor Laws of Korea 2001, Ministry of Labor, Republic of Korea, pp. 399-411
Labor Laws of Korea 2004, Ministry of Labor, Republic of Korea, pp. 425-438
Labor Laws of Korea 2007, 2007-12, International Cooperation Office of the Ministry of Labour, Republic of Korea, Part I , pp. 33-52
Legislation on-line in English Legislation on-line in English Ministry of Labor, Republic of Korea, Text as amended to 8/6/2010 PDF PDF (consulted on 2011-06-10)
Legislation on-line in English Legislation on-line in English Korea Legislation Research Institute (KLRI), Korea Law Translation Centre (KLT), Republic of Korea PDF of Act as amended to Act No. 18175, May 18, 2021 PDF of Act as amended to Act No. 18175, May 18, 2021 (consulted on 2022-12-05)
Legislation on-line Legislation on-line Korea Ministry of Government Legislation, Korea (consulted on 2018-03-16)
Abstract/Citation: Outlines duties and responsibilities of the State, employers and workers in matters of employment. In order to implement the plan, an Employment Policy Council shall be established. The State shall further the development of vocational abilities, promote employment, and collect data on employment matters. In addition, the State shall endeavor to expand job opportunities for the aged and disabled (sec. 16), for women (sec. 17), and employers shall ensure equal job opportunities for men and women (sec . 19).
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