Skip to content

Labor Law (amended), 2006 [Lao PDR]

The objectives of the Labour Law are to determine principles, regulations and measures on labour, building and development of worker skills, job placement, use of labour, adjustment of labour relationships, and administration of labour in order to increase the quality and productivity of the workforce in the society to ensure the transformation to modern industry, contributing to national socio-economic development and regional and international integration to improve the living conditions of the multi-ethnic people.

Data Resources (2)

Data Resource Preview - Labor Law, 2006 (amended)

Additional Info

Field Value
Geographic area (spatial range)
  • Lao People's Democratic Republic
Document reference # No. 06/NA
Issuing agency/parties
  • National Assembly
  • English
  • Lao
Formal type of document Law
  • Labor
  • Social development
License Creative Commons Attribution
Copyright Yes
Status Expired
Version date (of draft) December 27, 2006
Adoption date/Enacted/Promulgation date/Signing date January 16, 2007
Effective/Enforced Date January 16, 2007
Publication reference Pursuant to Chapter 6, Article 67, point 1 of the Constitution of the Lao People's Democratic Republic; Pursuant to Resolution No. 06/NA, dated 27th December 2006, of the National Assembly on the adoption of the Amended Labour Law; and Pursuant to Proposal No. 05/NASC, dated 10 January 2007, of the National Assembly Standing Committee.
Links to source
Date uploaded October 16, 2018, 02:02 (UTC)
Date modified December 11, 2019, 08:47 (UTC)