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Name: Workers' Trade Union Law.
Country: Bahrain
Subject(s): Freedom of association, collective bargaining and industrial relations
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 2002-09-24
Entry into force:
Published on: Official Gazette [English version], 2002-09-25, No. 2549, pp. 3-9
ISN: BHR-2002-L-65397
Bibliography: Official Gazette [English version], 2002-09-25, No. 2549, pp. 3-9
English translation English translation Ministry of Labour, Bahrain PDF PDF (consulted on 2008-02-29)
Abstract/Citation: Regulates various aspects of trade unions. Divided into 5 parts. Part 1 contains general provisions. Part 2 provides for trade union structure and objectives. Part 3 deals with financial sources of trade union organisation and exemption from charges. Part 4 regulates dissolution of trade union organisations and their boards of directors. Part 5 contains miscellaneous provisions. Section 21 provides for right to strike, and sets forth restrictions of this right.
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