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Original name: Lag (2011:740) om ändring i arbetstidslagen (1982:673).
Name: Act (2011:740) amending the Working Hours Act (1982:673).
Country: Sweden
Subject(s): Hours of work, weekly rest and paid leave
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 2011-06-09
Entry into force:
ISN: SWE-2011-L-89725
Bibliography: Act online in Swedish Act online in Swedish Regeringskansliets rättsdatabaser, Notisum AB,, Sweden, 4 pp. PDF PDF (consulted on 2012-04-18)
Abstract/Citation: Amends article 2, 3, 8, 9, 10, 19, 24, 26 concerning scope and application, exceptions from the implementation, regulations respecting overtime hours, additional hours, exceptions made by the National Board of Occupational Safety and Health, fine imposed on an employer, overtime charges. The present article 10a is becoming article 10b and the present title preceding article 10a is becoming the title preceding article 10b.

Introduces new articles 8a, 10a, 19a (overtime, extra hours, safety officer's request for measures) and a new title preceding article 19a (safety officer's request for measures).
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