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Name: Labour and Employment Act 1972, No. 12
Country: Samoa
Subject(s): Labour codes, general labour and employment acts
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 1972-12-08
Entry into force:
ISN: WSM-1972-L-69509
Bibliography: Legislation on-line Legislation on-line Pacific Islands Legal Information Institute (PacLII) PDF of Act PDF of Act (consulted on 2012-08-31)
Abstract/Citation: Comprehensive labour legislation divided into the following 8 parts: part 1 contains preliminary provisions; part 2 concerns administration; part 3 makes provision for wages protection; part 4 regulates contracts of service; part 5 deals with holidays, leave, hours of work and overtime; part 6 contains provisions concerning working conditions, safety and health including the employment of children; part 7 establishes conciliation and arbitration procedures; and part 8 contains miscellaneous provisions.
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