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Name: Law No. 23 of 2012 regulating Health Insurance for Working Women.
Country: Egypt
Subject(s): Equality of opportunity and treatment; Social security (general standards)
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 2012-05-31
Entry into force:
Published on: Al-Jarida Al-Rasmiya, 2012-05-31, No. 22, P.2- P.4
ISN: EGY-2012-L-93439
Bibliography: Al-Jarida Al-Rasmiya, 2012-05-31, No. 22, P.2- P.4
Legislation online in Arabic Legislation online in Arabic Eastlaws Database, Cario, Egypt (consulted on 2013-06-28)
Abstract/Citation: This law provides insurance for health and care services, in cases of sickness and accidents to working females who financially support themselves or their family. It applies to women who are not covered under any other health insurance law. The working woman shall pay from her income an annual contribution payment of 1%, or a minimum of 12(EŁ).
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