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Name: Decree No. 8880 of 26 November 1996 amending the decree concerning the employment of the disabled.
Country: Turkey
Subject(s): Disabled workers; Labour contracts
Type of legislation: Regulation, Decree, Ordinance
Adopted on: 1996-11-26
Entry into force:
Published on: Resmi Gazete, 1997-01-06, No. 22869, pp. 1-3
ISN: TUR-1996-R-46430
Bibliography: Resmi Gazete, 1997-01-06, No. 22869, pp. 1-3
Abstract/Citation: Regulates the obligatory employment of disabled workers in enterprises with 50 or more employees. The disabled workers have to represent at least 2% of those permanently employed by the organization. Everyone whose working capacity has been reduced by 40% by a disability is considered to be disabled. The disability has to be certified in a report by the Commission on Health.

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