Meghalaya Building and Other Construction Workers’ Welfare Board Ordinance, 2019

Aug 20, 2019 | by Avantis RegTech Legal Research Team

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The State Government of Meghalaya on August 09, 2019, has published the Meghalaya Building and Other Construction Workers’ Welfare Board Ordinance, 2019, to provide for the constitution of Welfare Board to promote welfare of labour in the State of Meghalaya and for other matters connected therewith or incidental thereto.

It has come into force with effect from April 19, 2019.

Further an Ordinance includes:

Ø  The Advisory Committees and Expert Committees:

a)       State Advisory Committee: The Government shall constitute a Committee to be called the Sate Building and Other Construction Workers’ Advisory Committee to advise the State Government on such matters arising out of the administration of this Ordinance as may be referred to it.

b)      Expert Committee: The appropriate Government may constitute one or more expert committees for advising the Government for making rules under this Ordinance.

Ø  Establishment of the Board

a)       The Government shall, be notification, establish a Board by the name of Meghalaya Building and Other Construction Workers’ Welfare Board.

b)      Official Members: A Chairperson; member nominated by the Central Government; 5 members representing State Government.

c)       Non-official Members: 5 members representing the building and other construction workers nominated by the State Government; 5 persons from among the employers/ Union/ Association of construction and other building workers nominated by the State Government; One member of the Board shall be woman.

Ø  Procedure for Registrations of Establishments and Building workers as beneficiaries

Ø  Welfare Schemes of the Board

Ø  Board’s Fund

Ø  Levy and collection of cess

Ø  Finance, Accounts and Audit of the Board.

[Notification No. LL(B).16/2015/47]


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