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Name: Oman Labour Law 1973.
Country: Oman
Subject(s): Labour codes, general labour and employment acts
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 1973-11-15
Entry into force:
Published on: Separate copy, 42p.
ISN: OMN-1973-L-59649
Bibliography: Separate copy, 42p.
Abstract/Citation: Comprehensive legislation covering various labour issues. Does not apply to members of the armed forces, police, government and municipalities, nor to persons in the employer's family living with and dependent upon him, nor to workers in simple occupations and domestic servants. Chapter II provides for control of employment of workers, and of foreigner's work. Chapter III deals with vocational training; Chapter IV with labour contracts. Chapter V regulates wages, leave, and hours of work. Chapter VI deals with employment of children, juveniles and women, Chapter VII with occupational safety, Chapter VIII with labour disputes, and finally, Chapter XI with offences.
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