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Name: Law on Reduction of Working Hours for Women with Special Circumstances.
Country: Iran (Islamic Republic of)
Subject(s): Workers with family responsibilities; Hours of work, weekly rest and paid leave
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 2016-07-23
Entry into force:
ISN: IRN-2016-L-105830
Bibliography: Legislation on-line in Persian Legislation on-line in Persian Islamic Consultative Assembly (Majlis), 1395-06-02 (2016-06-23), Islamic Republic of Iran PDF in Persian PDF in Persian (consulted on 2018-01-23)
Abstract/Citation: The law reduces women’s working hours to eight hours per day: from forty four to thirty six hours per week, while maintaining payment for forty four hours. This applies to women having children, those with disabilities, or who have children under six years of age or sick family members in need of care.

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