|Name:||Tenth Act to amend the Second Book of Social Code - Creating new opportunities for long-term unemployed to participate in the general and social labour market (Participation Opportunity Act) (BGBl I 47/2018)|
|Subject(s):||Employment policy, promotion of employment and employment services|
|Type of legislation:||Law, Act|
|Entry into force:|
|Published on:||Bundesgesetzblatt Teil I, 2018-12-20, no 47, pp 2583-2586
|Bibliography:||Bundesgesetzblatt Teil I, 2018-12-20, no 47, pp 2583-2586
Act on-line in German Gesetze im Internet, Ministry of Justice - Bundesministerium der Justiz, Germany PDF (consulted on 2019-11-20)
|Abstract/Citation:||Provisions of the Act are to enable long term unemployed regain access to the job market.
Article 1. Amendment to the Social Code — Book II:
§ 16e Inclusion of the long-term unemployed: Beneficiaries of Unemployment allowance II out of work for at least two years can claim wage subsidies: 75% of the salary in the first year and 50% in second. Subsidy is accompanied by a compulsory vocational couching lasting at least six months
§ 16i Participation in the labor market: conditions to be met for wage subsidy
Article 2. Amendment to the Social Code — Book II
Article 3. Entry into force.