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Name: Federal Act to amend: Employment of Foreigners Act and General Social Security Act (BGBl I 66/2017)
Country: Austria
Subject(s): Migrant workers
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 2017-05-22
Entry into force:
Published on: Bundesgesetzblatt für die Republik Österreich Teil I, 2017-05-22, no 66
ISN: AUT-2017-L-106379
Bibliography: Bundesgesetzblatt für die Republik Österreich Teil I, 2017-05-22, no 66
Act on-line in German Act on-line in German Bundeskanzleramt, Rechtsinformationssystem (RIS), Austria PDF PDF (consulted on 2018-04-29)
Abstract/Citation: Article 1. Amendment to the Employment of Foreigners Act: regarding expatriate workers; new sections: § 5. Seasonal workers and harvest workers
§ 18 Workers on secondment, and cross-border workforce Leasing
§ 18a. Company Internal transferred foreign employees
§ 20f. Admission procedure for internally transferred employees and their families
§ 24. Evaluation of independent key workers and start-up founders
Annex B: Admission criteria for skilled workers in shortage occupations according to § 12a
Annex D. Admission criteria for start-up founders according to § 24 Al. 2
Article 2. Amendment to the General Social Security Act: related to employee insurance; § 3b Z 11a implementing the EU Directive on seasonal workers.
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