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  1. Kuwait - Disabled workers - Law, Act

    Law No. 5 of 2016 amending some provisions of Law No. 8 of 2010 amending some provisions of Law No. 8 of 2010 concerning Rights of People with Disabilities. - Legislation online in Arabic

    Adoption: 2016-02-07 | Date of entry into force: 2016-02-07 | KWT-2016-L-104062

    The Law replaces and amends Articles 9,10 and the first paragraph of Article 25.

  2. Kuwait - Disabled workers - Law, Act

    Law No. 65 of 2013 approving the Arab Labour Convention No.17 of 1993 on the Rehabilitation and Employment of the Disabled. - Legislation online in Arabic

    Adoption: 2013-06-25 | Date of entry into force: 2013-06-25 | KWT-2013-L-97176

    Preamble
    Chapter I: Definitions and Scope of Application.
    Chapter II: Policies.
    Chapter III: The Disabled Rehabilitation.
    Chapter IV: The Disabled Employment.
    Chapter V: The Integration of the Disabled.
    Chapter VI: Special privileges.
    Chapter VII: Arab Cooperation.
    Chapter VIII: General Provisions.

  3. Kuwait - Disabled workers - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Order No. 6 of 2011 concerning the terms and conditions for entitlement to pensions for beneficiaries who take care of disabled persons. - Legislation on-line in Arabic

    Adoption: 2011-01-30 | Date of entry into force: 2011-01-30 | KWT-2011-R-89701

    Order No. 6 of 2011 deals with the conditions and rules concerning the entitlement to retirement pensions for care givers of disabled persons. In this regard, the insured person or the beneficiary who takes care of someone with a moderate or severe disability is entitled to retirement pension payments, if they have an accumulated service period of at least 20 years for men and 15 years for women. The caregiver must be a Kuwaiti citizen or have a Kuwaiti mother.

  4. Kuwait - Disabled workers - Law, Act

    Law No. 8 of 2010 concerning Rights of People with Disabilities. - Legislation on-line in English Legislation on-line in  Arabic

    Adoption: 2010-02-28 | Date of entry into force: 2010-05-28 | KWT-2010-L-89501

    Chapter 1: Scope of the Law's Application (1-3)
    Chapter 2: Services (4)
    Chapter 3: Rights of Persons with Disabilities (5-12)
    Chapter 4: Rehabilitation and Employment (13-17)
    Chapter 5: Integration into the Community (18-23)
    Chapter 6: Social Care (24-28)
    Chapter 7: Privileges and Exemptions (29-46)
    Chapter 8: The General Authority for People with Disabilities Affairs (47-58)
    Chapter 9: Penalties (59-64)
    Chapter 10: General Provisions (65-72)


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