Maternity Benefit (Amendment) Bill, 2016 Passed

Maternity Benefit (Amendment) Bill, 2016 Passed The Maternity Benefit Act 1961 protects the employment of women during the time of her maternity and entitles her of a ‘maternity benefit’ – i.e. full paid absence from work – to take care for her child. The act is applicable to all establishments employing 10 or more persons….