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Original name: Regluger­ um ÷ryrkjavinnu nr. 159/1995.
Name: Regulations on Work for Persons with Disabilities No. 159/1995.
Country: Iceland
Subject(s): Disabled workers
Type of legislation: Regulation, Decree, Ordinance
Adopted on: 1995-02-16
Entry into force:
ISN: ISL-1995-R-91295
Bibliography: Legislation on-line Legislation on-line Ministry of Welfare, Iceland PDF of Regulations in Icelandic PDF of Regulations in Icelandic (consulted on 2012-10-09)
Abstract/Citation: This regulation provides incentives for employers in the private sector who employ a person with a disability. It provides for the type of employment contract that applies as well as the competent authority to oversee integration of workers with disabilities into the workplace.

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