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Original name: Bundesgesetz, mit dem das Bauarbeiter-Urlaubs- und Abfertigungsgesetz geändert wird (Änderung des Bauarbeiter-Urlaubs- und Abfertigungsgesetzes)
Name: Federal Act to amend Federal Act concerning holiday and severance pay regulations for workers in the construction industry (Text No. 59/2010).
Country: Austria
Subject(s): Construction workers
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 2010-07-21
Entry into force:
Published on: Bundesgesetzblatt für die Republik Österreich, 2010-07-27, vol. 59, pp. 1-3
ISN: AUT-2010-L-87459
Bibliography: Bundesgesetzblatt für die Republik Österreich, 2010-07-27, vol. 59, pp. 1-3
Act on-line in German Act on-line in German Bundeskanzleramt, Rechtsinformationssystem (RIS), Austria PDF PDF (consulted on 2011-08-09)
Abstract/Citation: In § 3 added paragraph 3a: Apprentices trained simultaneously for roofer / plumber are not subject to the provisions of this Act.
§ 4 para 1 and 1a Employee has a right to annual leave of 30 working days for each calendar year, increasing to 36 after employment of 1 150 qualifying weeks.
§ 7 para 2 The start date of holiday is to be determined by agreement between employers and employees under consideration for the business needs and the recovery ability of workers
§ 26 paragraph 1 Holidays and severance payment fund to pay administrative expenses and other burdens (social security contributions and wage-related statutory levies and contributions (fringe benefits) during winter period.
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