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Name: Payment of Gratuities and Other Monetary Benefits to Indian Repatriates (Special Provisions) Act
Country: Sri Lanka
Subject(s): Migrant workers
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 1980
Entry into force:
Published on: Legislative Enactments of Sri Lanka, 1980, Vol. VII, pp. 274-278
ISN: LKA-1980-L-37391
Link: https://www.ilo.org/dyn/natlex/natlex4.detail?p_isn=37391&p_lang=en
Bibliography: Legislative Enactments of Sri Lanka, 1980, Vol. VII, pp. 274-278
Abstract/Citation: This Act, incorporating all changes through 1979, requires employers to pay their Indian employees a gratuity upon repatriation. Fixes the modalities of this payment under the supervision of the competent Commissioner. Specifies that failure to pay the required gratuity entitles the Commissioner make the payment on the employers' behalf out of the Advance Account Fund.

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