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C130 Medical and Sickness Benefits Convention, 1969

ILO
1969
World
ILO Convention / Recommendation
English
ILO standards
17.11.2008
Consultations 18169

Summary (English)

The Medical and Sickness Benefits Convention, 1969 (No.130) is a revision of the Sickness Insurance Conventions of 1927. The Convention provides rules governing national legislations protecting employees through the provision of medical care of curative or preventive nature and through the provision of sickness benefits. By November 2008, 15 countries have ratified the Convention.

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