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Act of the 13th April 2018 to amend the Act on the Social Security Scheme for Farmers and some other acts (Text No 858)
Social security (general standards); Specific categories of workers; Agriculture workers; Old-age, invalidity and survivors benefit
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Ustawa z dnia 13 kwietnia 2018 r. o zmianie ustawy o ubezpieczeniu społecznym rolników oraz niektórych innych ustaw
The objective of amendment is to regulate aspects linked to social security protection of farmers helpers during the period of harvests: new sub chapter has been introduced:
7a Agreement for assistance in harvest: does not fall into labour contracts category regulated by the Labour code, however is treated accordingly to the civil code regulations on agreement. New form of agreement is therefore created. Helper is subject to sickness, accident and maternity insurance.
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art. 1 al 12, 13 i 15, art. 3 al 2/ b i c, al 7/b and c and al 8
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Act on the Social Security Scheme for Farmers (Text No. 24).
Act of 20 April 2004 on promotion of employment and on labour market institutions (Text No. 1001).
Act of 27 August 2004 concerning the Public Funding of Healthcare (Text no. 2135).
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Internetowy System Aktów Prawnych [Internet System of Legal Acts]