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Maternity Benefit Act, 1961

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An Act to regulate the employment of women in certain establishments for certain periods before and after child-birth and to provide for maternity benefit and certain other benefits.

Sections from the Act

  • Section 1: Short title, extent and commencement
  • ...
  • Section 4: Employment of, or work by, women prohibited during certain period
  • Section 5: Right to payment of maternity benefit
  • Section 5A: Continuance of payment of maternity benefit in certain cases
  • Section 5B: Payment of maternity benefit in certain cases
  • Section 6: Notice of claim for maternity benefit and payment thereof
  • Section 7: Payment of maternity benefit in case of death of a woman
  • ...
  • Section 30: Repeal

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