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Name: Law No. RT I, 08.10.2014, 1 of 17 September 2014 to Amend Health Insurance Act and Occupational Health and Safety Act.
Country: Estonia
Subject(s): Occupational safety and health
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 2014-09-17
Entry into force:
ISN: EST-2014-L-102028
Bibliography: Legislation On-Line Legislation On-Line Riigi Teataja, Estonia PDF in Estonian PDF in Estonian (consulted on 2016-06-10)
Abstract/Citation: For the Health Insurance Act, Introduces new wording to para (41) of section 25 (Definition and types of health insurance benefit), paras (1), (2), (4) of section 52 (Certificate of incapacity for work), also supplementing it with para (11); repeals paras (3), (11) of section 53 (Procedure for grant and payment of benefit for temporary incapacity for work) also supplementing it with para (31), (55) and changing the wording of paras (4), (5), (51,2,3,4), (6); introducing new section 891 (Issue of paper certificate of incapacity for work); also making minor changes in the wording of sections 59, 60, 73.
Amends, also, Occupational Health and Safety Act: namely, rephrases paras (4), (5) of section 122 (Sickness benefit paid by employer).
Paras 11), 12), 14) enter into force on 1 January 2015.

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