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Original name: قرار مجلس الوزراء رقم 6 لسنة 2018 بشأن تشكيل لجان فض المنازعات العمالية والقواعد والإجراءات الواجب اتباعها أمامها وآلية تنفيذ قراراتها وتحديد مكافآتها
Name: Council of Ministers Decision No. 6 of 2018 establishing the labour dispute committees and developing the rules and procedures to be followed by them.
Country: Qatar
Subject(s): Freedom of association, collective bargaining and industrial relations
Type of legislation: Regulation, Decree, Ordinance
Adopted on: 2018-03-15
Entry into force:
ISN: QAT-2018-R-107857
Bibliography: Legislation Online in Arabic Legislation Online in Arabic ALMEEZAN - Qatar Legal Portal, Qatar PDF in Arabic PDF in Arabic (consulted on 2019-02-26)
Abstract/Citation: This Decision establishes of the three committees that will oversee labour disputes, the Committee is required to meet three times per week, with their sessions being held in public. The Committee has the discretion to hear or request verbal evidence, it may consolidate cases having the same subject matter and parties and it may rule on matters in absentia or dismiss the case altogether where a party is not in attendance. Procedural restrictions, such as not being permitted to postpone proceedings more than once for the same reason, are also imposed.
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