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Name: Children Development Co-Savings (Amendment) Act 2008 (No. 28 of 2008).
Country: Singapore
Subject(s): Elimination of child labour, protection of children and young persons
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 2008-10-29
Entry into force:
Published on: Government Gazette, Acts Supplement, 2008-10-31, No. 26, pp. 733-794
ISN: SGP-2008-L-80467
Bibliography: Government Gazette, Acts Supplement, 2008-10-31, No. 26, pp. 733-794
Abstract/Citation: Amends the Children Development Co-Savings Act Revised Edition 2002 sections 2 (definitions), Part III (heading changed by deleting "and adoption leave" and adding "adoption leave, childcare leave and unpaid infant care leave"), 9, 9A, 10, 10A (maternity benefits for confinement occurring between 17/08/2008 and 30/10/2008), 11, 12, 12A, 12B (childcare leave and benefits for parent of qualifying child), 12C (reimbursement from Government for childcare leave), 12D (unpaid infant care leave for parent of qualifying child), 13, 14, 17, 18, 18A (offences by corporate body), 19 and 20.

Also amends the Employment Act sections 76(1)(c)(ii), 76(2) (maternity benefits), 81, 84(1), 84 (note), 84A (insertion of new section concerning right to benefit unaffected by notice of dismissal given on ground of redundancy or by reason of reorganization of employer's profession, business, trade or work).
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