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  1. Turkey - Disabled workers - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Regulations on disabled public personnel selection examination and employment of disabled persons as civil servants. (Engelli Kamu Personel Seçme Sınavı ve Engellilerin Devlet Memurluğuna Alınmaları Hakkında Yönetmelik)

    Adoption: 2014-02 | Date of entry into force: 2014-02-07 | TUR-2014-R-107643

    PART 1: Purpose, Scope, Basis and Definitions
    PART 2: Examination
    PART 3: Placement Process and Assignment Procedures
    Part 4: Miscellaneous and Final Provisions

  2. Turkey - Disabled workers - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Regulations of the Ministries of Family and Social Policy, Labour, Social Security, Finance, National Education and Health of March 2013 on Disability Criteria, Classification and Health Report to be provided to Persons with Disabilities. (Özürlülük Ölçütü, Siniflandirmasi ve Özürlülere Verilecek Saglik Kurulu Raporlari Hakkinda Yönetmelik ) - Official Gazette

    Adoption: 2013-03 | Date of entry into force: 2013-03-30 | TUR-2013-R-94787

    Part 1: Purpose, Scope, Basis and Definitions
    Part 2: Disability Classification
    Part 3: Principles and Procedures for the establishment of Disability Health Report by the Committee
    Part 4: Miscellaneous and Final Provisions

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

    Regulations of the Ministry of Finance and Social Security Ministry of January 2013 on the attribution of an allowance for Turkish citizens 65 years and older who need assistance, or are poor and homeless, as well as Turkish citizens with disabilities needing assistance. (65 Yasini Doldurmus Muhtaç, Güçsüz ve Kimsesiz Türk Vatandaslari ile Özürlü Muhtaç Türk Vatandaslarina Aylik Baglanmasi Hakkinda Yönetmelik) - Official Gazette

    Adoption: 2013-01 | Date of entry into force: 2013-01-25 | TUR-2013-R-94791

    Part 1: Purpose, Scope, Basis and Definitions
    Part 2: Application, Preliminary Investigation and Social Review
    Part 3: Assessment, Payment and Decisions
    Part 4: Operations after the decision, Suspension and Interruption of payment
    Part 5: Determination of disability and changes of the rate of disability
    Part 6: Notification Obligation, Withdrawal of excess or misplaced payments and Administrative Sanctions
    Part 7: Miscellaneous and Final Provisions

  4. Turkey - Disabled workers - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Regulations of September 2010 based on Decision No. 2010/811 to amend Regulations on the conditions and the examination procedures for disabled persons to be admitted into employment in the civil service. (2010/811 KARARI Özürlülerin Devlet Memurluğuna Alınma Şartları ile Yapılacak Yarışma Sınavları Hakkında Yönetmelikte Değişiklik Yapılmasına Dair Yönetmelik) - Gazette in Turkish

    Adoption: 2010-09 | Date of entry into force: 2010-09-03 | TUR-2010-R-85550

    Amends Regulation on the conditions and the competition to be conducted for disabled persons to be engaged as Civil Servant (Decision No. 2004/7754 dated 28/08/2004 of the Council of Ministers).

    Repeals the words "first time" mentioned in Articles 2, 4 and 6. Amends the following articles:
    Art. 4 para. 1 (c) (definition of disabled persons, disability health report);
    Art. 8 paras 1 and 2 (examination);
    Art. 9 para 1 (a) points 5 and 6 (infraction according to Turkish Penal Code and disability health report);
    Art. 10, para 1 (d) (disability health report);
    Art. 20 para 1 (results of the exam);
    Annexes 1 and 2 ( Application and information forms); and
    Adds a new Annex 4 (information on application form).

    Also adds a temporary Article 1 (pending proceedings).

  5. Turkey - Disabled workers - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Regulations to amend the Regulations on the employment conditions and examinations for the engagement of disabled persons in the civil service (2010/91). (Özürlülerin Devlet Memurluğuna Alınma Şartları ile Yapılacak Yarışma Sınavları Hakkında Yönetmelikte Değişiklik Yapılmasına Dair Yönetmelik) - Gazette in Turkish

    Adoption: 2010-02 | Date of entry into force: 2010-02-27 | TUR-2010-R-85590

    Amends the Regulations on the employment conditions and examinations for the engagement of disabled persons as civil servants, which entered into force with decision No. 2004/7754 dated 20th August 2004. It repeals some words Article 10(1)(a) (identity card) and part 10(1)(c) and replaces the words "certified by a notary" with "certified by the institution".

    It also amends the Annex 1 of the Regulations (application form).

  6. Turkey - Disabled workers - Law, Act

    Act No. 5825 dated 03/12/2008 ratifying the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities. - Gazette in Turkish

    Adoption: 2008-12-03 | Date of entry into force: 2008-12-18 | TUR-2008-L-82441

    It ratifies the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities signed on 2007 March 30 in New York.

  7. Turkey - Disabled workers - Law, Act

    Act No. 5378 of 1 July 2005 on the disabled and amendments to various acts and decrees.

    Adoption: 2005-07-01 | Date of entry into force: 2005-07-07 | Date of gradual entry into force: 2005-06-01 | TUR-2005-L-72593

    Amends section 52 of the Civil Servants Act No. 657 of 14 July 1965 (employment of disabled) and adds an additional section 39 to the Civil Servants Act.

    Section 39 amends section 108 of the Labour Act No. 4857 of 22 May 2003. It amends the first paragraph of section 108 (administrative fines) and repeals the first sentence of the second paragraph.

    Section 41 amends the first paragraph of article 122 of the New Turkish Criminal Code, Act No. 5237 of 26 September 2004 by adding after the words "language, race, colour, gender" the word "disability".

    Section 50 of the Act repeals the additional section 37 of the Social Insurance Act No. 506 of 17 July 1964, and it repeals paragraph 3 of section 668 of Commercial Act No. 6762 of 29 June 1956.

  8. Turkey - Disabled workers - Law, Act

    Act No. 5378 of 1 July 2005 on disabled persons and amendments to various Acts and Decrees. (Özürlüler ve Bazı Kanun ve Kanun Hükmünde Kararnamelerde Değişiklik Yapılması Hakkında Kanun) - Resmî Gazete on-line (in Turkish) Unofficial English translation

    Adoption: 2005-07-01 | Date of entry into force: 2005-07-07 | Date of gradual entry into force: 2005-06-01 | TUR-2005-L-77387

    Amends section 52 of the Civil Servants Act No. 657 of 14 July 1965 (employment of disabled persons) and adds an additional section 39 to the Civil Servants Act. Section 39 amends section 108 of the Labour Act No. 4857 of 22 May 2003. It amends the first paragraph of section 108 (administrative fines) and repeals the first sentence of the second paragraph.
    Section 41 amends the first paragraph of article 122 of the New Turkish Criminal Code, Act No. 5237 of 26 September 2004 by adding after the words "language, race, colour, gender" the word "disability".
    Section 50 of the Act repeals the additional section 37 of the Social Insurance Act No. 506 of 17 July 1964, and it repeals paragraph 3 of section 668 of Commercial Act No. 6762 of 29 June 1956.

  9. Turkey - Disabled workers - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Regulations of the Ministry of Labour and Social Protection of 25 December 2002 to amend the Regulations on employment of public servants who were victims of terrorism and became invalids but are able to work, and members of their family.

    Adoption: 2002-12-25 | Date of entry into force: 2002-12-25 | TUR-2002-R-63045

    Contains several small amendments of Regulations No. 22595 of 29 March 1996.

  10. Turkey - Disabled workers - Miscellaneous (circular, directive, legal notice, instruction, etc.)

    Notice of 19 September 2000 of Ministry of Labour and Social Security concerning the employment of disabled persons and ex-convicts.

    Adoption: 2000-09-19 | TUR-2000-M-57899

    Provides for the organization of public service exams for literate disabled persons and ex-convicts, requires that such persons register with the National Employment Agency, obligates enterprises with 50 or more employees to publish information concerning their disabled or ex-convict employees, and establishes penalties for firms failing to comply.

  11. Turkey - Disabled workers - Miscellaneous (circular, directive, legal notice, instruction, etc.)

    Notice of the Ministry of Labour and Social Security concerning the employment of disabled persons and ex-convicts (2000).

    Adoption: 2000-05-24 | TUR-2000-M-57556

    Provides for obligatory employment of disabled workers and ex-convicts in enterprises with 50 or more employees. The disabled persons or ex-convicts shall represent at least 3 per cent of the staff of the enterprise.

  12. Turkey - Disabled workers - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Regulation of the Ministry of Labour and Social Security concerning the employment of disabled persons in the public sector.

    Adoption: 2000-05-24 | TUR-2000-R-57557

    Amends the Regulation of 11 September 1999 concerning the employment of disabled persons in the public sector. Reduces, in certain cases, qualification requirements for persons with physical or mental disabilities.

  13. Turkey - Disabled workers - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Regulation of the Ministry of Labour and Social Security concerning conditions of employment of disabled persons in the public sector.

    Adoption: 2000-04-14 | Date of entry into force: 2000-04-14 | TUR-2000-R-57165

    Exempts persons suffering from mental or physical disabilities from passing a written exam.

  14. Turkey - Disabled workers - Miscellaneous (circular, directive, legal notice, instruction, etc.)

    Notice of the Ministry of Labour and Social Security.

    Adoption: 2000-01-26 | Date of entry into force: 2000-01-26 | TUR-2000-M-57162

    Regulates obligatory employment of disabled workers and ex-convicts in enterprises with more than 50 employees, which shall constitute at least three per cent of the workers.

  15. Turkey - Disabled workers - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Regulation concerning rights given to wives and children to obtain prostheses.

    Adoption: 1999-12-30 | TUR-1999-R-57743

    Provides that the unemployed, disabled and retirees have the rights to prostheses.

  16. Turkey - Disabled workers - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Regulation of the Ministry of Labour and Social Security concerning the employment of disabled persons in the public sector.

    Adoption: 1999-09-11 | Date of entry into force: 1999-09-11 | TUR-1999-R-55504

    Provides for competitions for posts in the civil service with regard to disabled persons.

  17. Turkey - Disabled workers - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Regulation No. 99/12386 concerning conditions of employment of disabled persons in the public sector.

    Adoption: 1999-02-04 | TUR-1999-R-52385

    Regulates the obligatory employment of disabled workers in the public sector. Disabled persons must represent 2 per cent of those permanently employed in the public sector.

  18. Turkey - Disabled workers - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Decree No. 8880 of 26 November 1996 amending the decree concerning the employment of the disabled.

    Adoption: 1996-11-26 | TUR-1996-R-46430

    Regulates the obligatory employment of disabled workers in enterprises with 50 or more employees. The disabled workers have to represent at least 2% of those permanently employed by the organization. Everyone whose working capacity has been reduced by 40% by a disability is considered to be disabled. The disability has to be certified in a report by the Commission on Health.


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