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  1. Oman - Disabled workers - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Sultani Decree No. 63/2008 Promulgating the Law on the Care and Rehabilitation of the Disabled. - Al Jarida Al Rasmiyya

    Adoption: 2008-04-22 | Date of entry into force: 2008-05-04 | OMN-2008-R-86171

    Chapter One: Definitions and General Provisions [Articles 1-4]
    Chapter Two: Rights of the Disabled [Articles 5-12. Article 8 provides that the Ministry is to provide appropriate opportunities for professional qualifications and certificates for disabled persons. Article 9 provides that enterprises of over 50 employees are to allocate a certain percentage of places for disabled persons]
    Chapter Three: The National Committee for Welfare of the Disabled Persons [Articles 13-15]
    Chapter Four: Rehabilitation Centres for Disabled Persons [Articles 16-18]
    Chapter Five: Penalties and Compensation [Articles 19-22. Articles 19 and 20 contain provisions for penalties for employers who do not respect the legal requirements for the payment of wages for disabled workers and compensation for disabled persons].

  2. Oman - Disabled workers - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Ministry of Manpower Decree No.125/2005 on the employment of Disabled Workers in the Private Sector.

    Adoption: 2005-05-30 | Date of entry into force: 2005-05-30 | OMN-2005-R-78853

    Article 1 - Conditons and Procedures
    Article 2 - Quotas: an employer who employers over 50 workers must have at least 2% of disabled workers on their staff.

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