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Name: Act No. 83 of 1997 to increase pensions.
Country: Egypt
Subject(s): Old-age, invalidity and survivors benefit
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 1997-05-28
Entry into force:
Published on: Al-Jarida Al-Rasmiya, 1997-05-29, Vol. 40, No. 22, pp. 5-7
ISN: EGY-1997-L-48343
Bibliography: Al-Jarida Al-Rasmiya, 1997-05-29, Vol. 40, No. 22, pp. 5-7
Abstract/Citation: Provides that pensions to be paid before 01.07.1997 shall be increased by 10 per cent as from that date, in accordance with the following laws: Act No. 71 of 1964 on granting exceptional pensions and awards; Social Security Act promulgated by Act No. 79 of 1975 as amended by Act No. 93 of 1980; Social Security Act for employers and their like, promulgated by Act No. 108 of 1976; Social Security Act for Egyptian Workers working outside Egypt, promulgated by Act No. 50 of 1978. This increase shall be considered as part of the pension.

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