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Name: Federal Act concerning both workers' and employees' associations and the federal workers' and employees chamber (Arbeiterkammergesetz 1992 (AKG), BGBl. 1991/626). Text 3.
Country: Austria
Subject(s): Freedom of association, collective bargaining and industrial relations; Conditions of work
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 1991
Entry into force:
ISN: AUT-1991-L-42235
Bibliography: Arbeitsrecht, Dittrich, Veit, Tades, Manz Verlag, Vienna, Austria (INFORM)
Abstract/Citation: The workers' and employees' associations and federal chamber are bodies whose members are elected as representatives by all employees who are members of the workers' and employees' associations pursuant to section 10 of this Act. These bodies are competent for all kinds of questions affecting employees' interests such as social, economic, professional and cultural matters. They also must ensure that legal provisions regarding labour and social standards are applied. Consolidated text.
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