Lok Sabha Passes Maternity Benefits (Amendment) Bill 2016

Update March 2017: Maternity leave increased to 26 weeks under Maternity Benefit (Amendment Act) 2017 Lok Sabha passed today on 9th March, 2017 the Maternity Benefit (Amendment) Bill, 2016 which inter-alia includes the following benefits: increasing maternity benefit to woman covered under the Maternity Benefit Act, 1961 from 12 weeks to 26 weeks up to […]

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