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Name: The Law No. XII-2512 of 29 June 2016 to Amend the Law "On State Social Insurance Pensions".
Country: Lithuania
Subject(s): Social security (general standards); Social assistance and services
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 2016-06-29
Entry into force:
ISN: LTU-2016-L-104725
Bibliography: legislation on-line legislation on-line Seimas of the Republic of Lithuania, Lithuania PDF in Lithuanian PDF in Lithuanian (consulted on 2017-07-15)
legislation on-line legislation on-line Seimas of the Republic of Lithuania, Lithuania PDF in English PDF in English (consulted on 2017-07-15)
Abstract/Citation: Introduces a new version of the Law No. I-549 "On the Republic of Lithuania on State Social Insurance Pensions" with the following chapters:
Chapter I: General provisions
Chapter II: Old-age pensions
Chapter III: Work incapacity pensions
Chapter IV: Widow’s/widower’s and orphan’s pensions
Chapter V: Award, payment, and revision of social insurance pensions and consideration of disputes concerning pensions
Chapter VI: Payment of pensions awarded before the entry into force of this law
Chapter VII: Preservation of the rights acquired before the entry into force of this law
Chapter VIII: Transitional provisions (establishing, inter alia, the value of the basic pension and pension point; the old-age retirement age and regulation of the obligatory insurance record for an old-age pension)
Chapter IX: Compensation for special working conditions.

Annex 1 ensures the implementation of the following European Union legal acts:
1. Council Directive 2009/50/EC of 25 May 2009 on the conditions of entry and residence of third-country nationals for the purposes of highly qualified employment (OJ 2009, L 155, p. 17).
2. Directive 2011/98/EU of the European Parliament and of the Council of 13 December 2011 on a single application procedure for a single permit for third-country nationals to reside and work in the territory of a Member State and on a common set of rights for third-country workers legally residing in a Member State (OJ 2011 L 343, p.7).
Annex 2: Periods recognized as equivalent to the insurance record
Annex 3: Rates of work incapacity pension level multipliers
Annex 4: Rates of annual accumulation participant multipliers
Annex 5: Obligatory insurance record for an old-age pension
Annex 6: Minimum and obligatory insurance record for a work incapacity pension.
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