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Name: Act No. 48 of 1978 concerning civil service employees
Country: Egypt
Subject(s): Public and civil servants
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 1978-07-01
Entry into force:
Published on: Al-Jaridat Al-Rasmiah, 1978-07-20, pp. 1-27
ISN: EGY-1978-L-27748
Bibliography: Al-Jaridat Al-Rasmiah, 1978-07-20, pp. 1-27
English translation, The Middle East Library for Economic Services, Cairo, Egypt, 63p.
Abstract/Citation: This Act governs civil service employment in Egypt. It is comprised of 109 sections, and is divided into three Books. The second Book is divided into 12 Chapters. Chapter I covers civil service posts; Chapter II concerns appointments; Chapter III governs the calculation of remuneration; Chapter IV relates to promotions; Chapter V deals with wages and increases; Chapter VI provides for payment in cash and in kind and allowances; Chapter VII governs wages based on production as well as benefits and health and social welfare; Chapter VIII relates to transfers, temporary reassignments, loan of services, probationary periods and training; Chapter IX deals with holidays; Chapter X provides for employees' duties and prohibited activities; Chapter XI covers education and disciplinary sanctions; and Chapter XII governs termination of employment.
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