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Name: Notice No. 1 of the Ministry of Labour and Social Security concerning methods and conditions for application for coverage under the Unemployment Insurance Act.
Country: Turkey
Subject(s): Unemployment benefit
Type of legislation: Miscellaneous (circular, directive, legal notice, instruction, etc.)
Adopted on: 2000-05-21
Entry into force:
Published on: Resmi Gazete, 2000-05-21, No. 24055, p. 20-32
ISN: TUR-2000-M-57744
Bibliography: Resmi Gazete, 2000-05-21, No. 24055, p. 20-32
Abstract/Citation: Provides that the Unemployment Insurance Act - which concerns workers who are working for one or more employers, workers who are paying contibutions, and workers coming from other countries - will be valid from 01.06.2000 for qualified persons who have been working prior to this date. All others qualify for coverage as soon as they start to work. Sections 77 and 78 stipulate that contributions for workers are to be 2 percent of their salaries, whilst employers are to pay a further 3 percent on each salary and the State another 2 percent.

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