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Name: Law N 175(I) of 2015 amending the Law on Maternity Protection (Amendment).
Country: Cyprus
Subject(s): Maternity protection
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 2015-12-02
Entry into force:
Published on: Epissimi Efimeris, 2015-12-02, Part I(I), N 4542, p. 1342
ISN: CYP-2015-L-102426
Bibliography: Epissimi Efimeris, 2015-12-02, Part I(I), N 4542, p. 1342
Text in Greek Text in Greek Tipografio Kipriakis Dimokratias, Nicosia, Cyprus, p. 1342 PDF of Official Gazette in Greek PDF of Official Gazette in Greek (consulted on 2016-07-28)
Abstract/Citation: Article 2 of the present Law amends article 3, by adding new phrase 3A, which, in case of childbirth of more than one child, extends the right to maternity leave to 4 weeks for each child; and by amending respectively the 2nd reservation of phrase 5A, with an addition regarding the extension of leave from 18 weeks to additional 4 weeks for each child beyond the first from the same childbirth.

Article 3 adds new article 11, introducing a transitional provision, which extends the scope of the present Law to female employees who, on the date of entry into force of the present Law, are on maternity leave .
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