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Name: Legislative Decree No.14, 1992, to increase social allowances, old-age pensions and public welfare benefits.
Country: Kuwait
Subject(s): Old-age, invalidity and survivors benefit
Type of legislation: Regulation, Decree, Ordinance
Adopted on: 1992-02-11
Entry into force:
Published on: Al-Kuwait Al-Yawm, 1992-02-23, Vol. 38, No. 40, p. 3
ISN: KWT-1992-R-29422
Bibliography: Al-Kuwait Al-Yawm, 1992-02-23, Vol. 38, No. 40, p. 3
Abstract/Citation: Kuwaitis working in the civil service are given a 25 per cent increase through a social allowance. Old-age pensions paid in accordance with Act No.61, 1976, or Act No.69, 1980, are increased by 15 per cent. Monthly payments to people in receipt of public welfare benefits are increased by 50 per cent.

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