Comments/suggestions of all concerned stakeholders/other members of the public are invited
Ministry of Labour & Employment issued notification vide No. Z-13025/ 13 /2015-LRC dated 01st March 2018 regarding Draft Labour Code on Social Security & Welfare and details as follows.
1.In line with the recommendations of the 2″ National Commission on Labour, Ministry of Labour & Employment has taken steps for simplification, amalgamation and rationalization of Central Labour Laws and replacing them with 4 Labour Codes viz. Code on Wages, Code on Industrial Relations, Code on Social Security & Welfare, and Code on Occupational Safety, Health & Working Conditions. Out of these, first two i.e. Code on Wages and Code on Industrial Relations were earlier drafted and put on the Website of the Ministry of Labour & Employment inviting comments of the stakeholders/public. Both these Codes are under consideration of the Government at present.
2.The first draft Code on Social Security & Welfare was uploaded in this Ministry’s website on 16.3.2017 inviting comments from the stakeholder/public. Based on these inputs. Ministry has now prepared version 2_0 of the Code on Social Security 2018 by amalgamating all existing Labour Laws related to Social Security (total 15 Labour Laws including EPF Act, ESI Act, Maternity Benefit Act, Payment of Gratuity Act, Employees Compensation Act, Unorganised Social Security Act, and various Welfare Cess /Fund Acts). The draft of the Code on Social Security & Welfare is attached,
3.Comments/suggestions of all concerned stakeholders/other members of the public are invited on this draft Code for consideration in the Ministry of Labour & Employment. It is requested that the comments/suggestions should reach the Ministry within one month time from the date of issuance, on the address J.K. Singh, Under Secretary (LRC), Ministry of Labour & Employment, Room No. 17, Shram Shakti Bhavan, Rafi Marg, New Delhi — 110001, or through email to ik.sinnh68Anio.in. In order to facilitate proper consideration, the comments/suggestions on the draft Code.
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Source: Ministry of Labour & Employment