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Labour Law, 2013 [Lao PDR]

This law defines the principles, regulations and measures on administration, monitoring, labour skills development, recruitment, and labour protection in order to enhance the quality and productivity of work in society, so as to ensure the transformation to modernization and industrialization aimed at safeguarding the rights of employees and employers, as well as the legitimate interests and the continual improvement of their livelihoods, while contributing to the promotion of investment, national socio-economic development, and regional and international links.

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Geographic area (spatial range)
  • Lao People's Democratic Republic
Document reference # No. 43/NA
Issuing agency/parties
  • National Assembly
  • English
  • Lao
Formal type of document Law
Topics Labor
License Creative Commons Attribution
Copyright Yes
Status Adopted, validated, in effect
Version date (of draft) December 24, 2013
Adoption date/Enacted/Promulgation date/Signing date December 24, 2013
Effective/Enforced Date January 28, 2014
Publication reference Decree of the President of the Lao PDR on the Promulgation of the Labour Law (No. 068/P) 2014. Resolution of the National Assembly of the Lao People's Democratic Republic on the Approval of the Labor Law (Amended) (No. 21/NA) 2013. Labour Law 2006 (No. 06/NA).
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Date uploaded July 30, 2018, 03:00 (UTC)
Date modified December 11, 2019, 07:20 (UTC)