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Name: Trade Unions Miscellaneous Provisions Decree 1986. No. 17.
Country: Nigeria
Subject(s): Freedom of association, collective bargaining and industrial relations; Wages
Type of legislation: Regulation, Decree, Ordinance
Adopted on: 1986-07-14
Entry into force:
Published on: Printed separately, p. A99 - A103
ISN: NGA-1986-R-3455
Bibliography: Printed separately, p. A99 - A103
Abstract/Citation: Amends the Trade Unions Act 1973 (LS 1973 - Nig. 1), as amended by the Trade Unions (Amendment) Act 1978. Contains a new list of registered and recognised trade unions and specifies which may be affiliated to the Central Labour Organisation. Also amends s. 5 of the Labour Act 1974 (LS 1974 - Nig. 1) by forbidding deductions, except on a voluntary basis, from wages and salaries of senior employees as contributions to trade unions; other workers may opt out of the deductions system.
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