|Name:||Law N° 176(I) of 2015 amending the Law on Social Security (Amendment).|
|Subject(s):||Social security (general standards); Maternity protection|
|Type of legislation:||Law, Act|
|Entry into force:|
|Published on:||Epissimi Efimeris, 2015-12-02, Part I(I), N° 4542, p. 1343
|Bibliography:||Epissimi Efimeris, 2015-12-02, Part I(I), N° 4542, p. 1343
Text in Greek Tipografio Kipriakis Dimokratias, Nicosia, Cyprus, p. 1343 PDF of Official Gazette in Greek (consulted on 2016-07-28)
|Abstract/Citation:||Article 2 of the present Law amends article 29, by adding within phrase 4, new paragraph (c), worded as follows: "in case of childbirth of more than one child, for a time period of 18 consecutive weeks, increased by 4 weeks for each child beyond the first from the same childbirth, starting as stipulated by paragraph (a) of the present phrase"; and by amending respectively the 2nd reservation of phrase 7, with an addition regarding an extension from a period of 18 weeks to additional 4 weeks for each child beyond the first from the same childbirth.
Article 3 adds new article 100, introducing a transitional provision, which extends the scope of the present Law to female insured persons who, on the date of entry into force of the present Law, receive a maternity benefit, whose period of payment is increased by 4 weeks for each child beyond the first from the same childbirth.