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Original name: Lög um félagsţjónustu sveitarfélaga nr. 40/1991
Name: Municipalities' Social Services Act, No. 40/1991.
Country: Iceland
Subject(s): Social security (general standards); Social assistance and services
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 1991-03-27
Entry into force:
ISN: ISL-1991-L-46311
Bibliography: Lagasafn, 1995, Ministry of Justice, Reykjavik, Iceland, ISBN: 9979-884-01-0, pp. 705-709
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Abstract/Citation: Provides for social services for children, senior citizens, alcohol and drug abusers, and the disabled. Also provides for services dealing with housing, job placement and unemployment.
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