27 Legal Updates in Ministry of Labour and Employment, Government of India

Code on Wages, 2019

Aug 12, 2019

The Legislative Department on August 08, 2019 has published the Code on Wages, 2019. It extends to the whole of India and it will come into force on such date as the Central Government may, by notification in the Official Gazette appoint; and different dates may be appointed for different provisions of this Code and any reference in any such provis

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Ministry of Labour declares services engaged in Iron Ore Mining to be a public utility service

Aug 06, 2019

The Ministry of Labour and Employment on August 05, 2019, declares that the services engaged in the Iron Ore Mining, which is covered under the First Schedule of the Industrial Disputes Act, 1947, to be public utility service for a period of six months with effect from the date of publication of this Notification. [Notification No. S.O. 2787(E)]

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MoLE declares manufacturing of Alumina to be public utility services

Jul 26, 2019

The Ministry of Labour and Employment (MoLE) on July 24, 2019, has issued a Notification to declare that the services of the industries engaged in Manufacturing of Alumina and Aluminium and Mining of Bauxite which are covered under the provisions of the Industrial Disputes Act, 1947, to be public utility services for a period of six months with eff

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Pradhan Mantri Laghu Vyapari Maan-dhan Yojana 2019

Jul 24, 2019

The Ministry of Labour and Employment (MoLE) on July 22, 2019, has published a Scheme called the Pradhan Mantri Laghu Vyapari Maan-dhan, Yojana 2019 to provide old age protection to the Laghu Vyaparis (Small businesses). It will come into force on July 22, 2019. The provisions of this Scheme shall apply to the Laghu Vyaparis, who are self-employed

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MoLE issues advisory for establishments employing 50 or more employees to provide creche facility

Jul 16, 2019

The Ministry of Labour and Employment (MoLE) on July 15, 2019, has issued advisory for establishments employing 50 or more employees to provide crèche facility. As per the Maternity Benefit (Amendment) Act, 2017, the establishments employing 50 or more employees are required to provide crèche facility, either separately or along with

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Ministry of Labour and Employment declares industries engaged in Food Stuffs to be a Public Utility Service

Jul 11, 2019

The Ministry of Labour and Employment on July 09, 2019, has notified that the services of the industry engaged in Food Stuff covered under item 6 of the First Schedule to the Industrial Disputes Act, 1947, to be a public utility service for a period of six months with effect from the date of publication of the Notification. [Notification No: S.O.

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MoLE declares services engaged in the industry of Defence establishments to be a public utility service

Jun 14, 2019

The Ministry of Labour and Employment (MoLE) on June 13, 2019, has declared the services engaged in the industry of Defence establishments, which is covered under Industrial Disputes Act, 1947, to be a public utility service. MoLE has lastly declared the said industry to be a public utility service for a period of six months from December 22, 2018,

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Ministry of Labour and Employment declares services engaged in the Iron and Steel industry to be a public utility service for a period of six months

Jun 11, 2019

The Ministry of Labour and Employment (MoLE) on June 10, 2019, has declared the services engaged in the Iron and Steel industry, which is covered under item 7 of the First Schedule to the Industrial Disputes Act, 1947, to be a public utility service. MoLE has lastly declared the said industry to be public utility service for the purposes of the In

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MoLE declares services of coal industry to be a public utility service

May 28, 2019

The Ministry of Labour and Employment (MoLE) on May 27, 2019, has declared services of coal industry, which is covered under entry 4 of the First Schedule to the Industrial Disputes Act, 1947, to be a public utility service from the date of publication of the Notification that is May 27, 2019 for a period of six months. [Notification No. S.O. 1856(

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