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Original name: Bekendtgørelse (Nr 727 af 2009) af lov om kompensation til handicappede i erhverv m.v.
Name: Consolidated Act (No. 727 of 2009) to Compensate Disabled Persons in Employment etc.
Country: Denmark
Subject(s): Disabled workers
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 2009-07-07
Entry into force:
ISN: DNK-2009-L-87676
Bibliography: Act online in Danish Act online in Danish Ministry of Employment,, Denmark, 3 pp. PDF PDF (consulted on 2011-08-31)
Abstract/Citation: Introduces the following 8 chapters:

Chapter 1 (art. 1-2) concerning purpose and scope of the Consolidated Act.
Chapter 2 (art. 3) concerning affirmative action in the labour market and access to transport.
Chapter 3 (art. 4-13) concerning personal assistants for disabled persons in the labour market or educational institutions; the skills required of the assistants; assistance if the disabled person falls ill or is on work-related travel; the amount of compensations; and the disabled worker's obligation to provide sufficient information.
Chapter 4 (art. 14) concerning personal assistance for the disabled during adult education and/or higher education.
Chapter 5 (art. 15) concerning subsidized employment for newly graduated persons with disabilities.
Chapter 6 (art. 16a-b) concerning administration, beneficiaries' duty to report and potential obligations refund of compensation.
Chapter 7 (art. 17-17d) concerning collective bargaining; production of yearly report on disabled persons on the labour market; complaint system; and state financing of mechanisms included in the consolidated act.
Chapter 8 (art. 18-20) concerning entry into force.
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