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Original name: Bekendtgørelse (Nr 1342 af 2016) af lov om en aktiv beskæftigelsesindsats (Nr 807 af 2015) .
Name: Consolidation (No. 1342 of 2016) of the Active Employment Promotion Act (No. 807 of 2015).
Country: Denmark
Subject(s): Employment policy, promotion of employment and employment services
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 2016-11-21
Entry into force:
ISN: DNK-2011-L-89973
Bibliography: Act online in Danish, Consolidated Text Act online in Danish, Consolidated Text Ministry of Employment, Retsinformation,, Denmark, 64 pp. PDF of Act as amended to Act 625/2016 PDF of Act as amended to Act 625/2016 (consulted on 2018-11-07)
Act online in Danish, Basic Text Act online in Danish, Basic Text Ministry of Employment, Retsinformation,, Denmark, 62 pp. PDF of Act PDF of Act (consulted on 2018-11-07)
Abstract/Citation: Consolidation of Act No. 807 of 2015 (amendments through June 2016 including Act No. 994 of 2015, Act No. 1000 of 2015, Act No. 1868 of 2015, Act No. 1875 of 2015, Act 300 of 2016, Act No. 395 of 2016, Act No. 634 of 2016, Act No. 625 of 2016).

Contains 25 chapters concerning, inter alia:

Chapter 1: Purpose.
Chapter 2: Target groups, responsibility, etc.
Chapter 2 a: Involvement of other actors.
Chapter 3: Employment centre assistance for jobseekers and employers.
Chapter 4: Information and guidance in employment centres.
Chapter 5: Registration of job seekers at employment centres.
Chapter 6: Information about jobs and CV.
Chapter 7: Defining individual contacts.
Chapter 8: Offers and opportunities.
Chapter 8 a: Individual training for unemployed benefit beneficiaries.
Chapter 9: Job plan.
Chapter 9 a: Integration contract.
Chapter 10: Instructions and qualification.
Chapter 11: Practical training.
Chapter 11 a: (Repealed).
Chapter 12: Employment with wage subsidy.
Chapter 13: Flexible state-subsidised jobs for persons with disabilities.
Chapter 13 a: Offer to persons not entitled to unemployment benefits.
Chapter 13 b: Offer to persons under the age of 18 years.
Chapter 14: Grants for expenditure on equipment and mentoring, etc.
Chapter 15: Reimbursement of travel expenses etc.
Chapter 16: Right and duty of people receiving unemployment benefits under the Act on Unemployment Insurance, etc.
Chapter 17: Rights and duties of people receiving cash benefits and starter benefits under the Act on Active Social Policy.
Chapter 17 a: Obligation of municipalities to provide job or training offers to persons receiving cash or starter benefits.
Chapter 18: Job rotation.
Chapter 19: Reporting and exchange of information between authorities.
Chapter 20: Payment of benefits, reimbursement, regulatory, accounting, compensation, etc.
Chapter 21: (Repealed).
Chapter 22: Right of the Minister of Employment to approve test measures outside the scope of this Act.
Chapter 23: State reimbursement to municipalities.
Chapter 24: Appeals.
Chapter 25: Entry into force and transitional provisions.
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