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Name: Act No. VIII-947 of 1 December 1998 on equal opportunities for men and women (Text No. 80).
Country: Lithuania
Subject(s): Equality of opportunity and treatment
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 1998-12-01
Entry into force:
Published on: Vedomosti, 1999-03-31, No. 9, pp. 5-11
ISN: LTU-1998-L-53285
Link: https://www.ilo.org/dyn/natlex/natlex4.detail?p_isn=53285&p_lang=en
Bibliography: Vedomosti, 1999-03-31, No. 9, pp. 5-11
English translation (as amended to 2008) English translation (as amended to 2008) Seimas of the Repubulic of Lithuania, Lithuania (consulted on 2009-09-28)
Act in English Act in English International Women's Rights Action Watch Asia Pacific (consulted on 2006-12-12)
Act on-line in Lithuanian Act on-line in Lithuanian Seimas of the Republic of Lithuania, Lithuania (consulted on 2009-09-28)
Abstract/Citation: Provides for the obligation for employers to give equal rights to men and women workers: equal choice criteria during admission to employment, and an equal working conditions and training possibilities, and an equal wage for equal work. Also establishes a supervision system for the implementation of the law and examination of complaints. Available in English.

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