|Original name:||Lag (2012:854) om uthyrning av arbetstagare.|
|Name:||Agency Work Act (2012:854).|
|Subject(s):||Labour codes, general labour and employment acts|
|Type of legislation:||Law, Act|
|Entry into force:|
|Bibliography:||Act online in Swedish Regeringskansliets rättsdatabaser, Notisum AB, www.notisum.se, Sweden, 4 pp. PDF in Swedish (consulted on 2013-09-17)
Unofficial English Translation Ministry of Employment, Government Offices of Sweden, www.regeringen.se, Sweden, 4 pp. PDF in English (consulted on 2016-02-07)
Act online in Swedish, Consolidated Text Regeringskansliets rättsdatabaser, Notisum AB, www.notisum.se, Sweden, 2 pp. PDF of Act as amended to Act 2014:961 (consulted on 2015-05-12)
|Abstract/Citation:||The consolidation of the Act includes 1 amending text through June 2014 (up to Act 2014:961). The consolidated text includes various amendments.
Provides for regulations respecting workers who are employed by temporary work-agencies for the purpose of being temporary assigned to work for a user undertaking under the latter's supervision and direction.
Contains 17 sections concerning, inter alia:
Section 1-4: Introductory provisions.
Section 5: Definition.
Section 6-8: Obligations of the temporary-work agency, Equal treatment.
Section 9-10: Other obligations of the temporary-work agency.
Section 11-12: Obligations of the users undertaking.
Section 13-15: Damages.
Section 16: Statute of limitations.
Section 17: Legal proceedings.