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Name: Order No. 149, 1990, of the Ministry of Manpower and Training to amend certain articles of Order No. 38, 1977, on terms and conditions of release from work to perform trade union duties.
Country: Egypt
Subject(s): Freedom of association, collective bargaining and industrial relations; Hours of work, weekly rest and paid leave
Type of legislation: Regulation, Decree, Ordinance
Adopted on: 1991-12-16
Entry into force:
Published on: Al-Waquai Al-Misryia, 1991-01-28, No. 24, p. 12
ISN: EGY-1991-R-27643
Bibliography: Al-Waquai Al-Misryia, 1991-01-28, No. 24, p. 12
Abstract/Citation: Amends section 3 of Ministerial Order No. 38, 1977, to provide that the union shall be responsible for paying the wages of workers released by private-sector employers to perform trade union duties. The Union may also grant workers released from the civil service, the public sector or the private sector, a special allowance not exceeding 30 percent of their basic wages. All such payments must be charged to the Union's administrative expenses account.

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