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Name: Overseas Employment and Migration Act 2013.
Country: Bangladesh
Subject(s): Migrant workers
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 2013-10-27
Entry into force:
ISN: BGD-2013-L-95796
Bibliography: Legislation on-line Legislation on-line Asian Parliamentarians for Migrants Rights PDF of Act in English PDF of Act in English (DOC.NORMES) (consulted on 2014-04-18)
Legislation on-line Legislation on-line Laws of Bangladesh, Legislative and Parliamentary Affairs Division, Bangladesh PDF of Act in Bengali PDF of Act in Bengali (DOC.NORMES) (consulted on 2014-04-18)
Abstract/Citation: An Act to promote opportunities for overseas employment and to establish a safe and fair system of migration, to ensure rights and welfare of migrant workers and members of their families, to enact a new law by repealing the Emigration Ordinance, 1982 (Ordinance No. XXIX of 1982), and for making provisions in conformity with the International Convention on the Rights of Migrant Workers and the Members of Their Families 1990 and other international labour and human rights conventions and treaties ratified by the People┐s Republic of Bangladesh.
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