Carer's Leave Act 2001

Amendment of Organisation of Working Time Act, 1997.

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28.—The Organisation of Working Time Act, 1997, is amended—

( a) in section 15, by the substitution in subsection (4), for paragraph ( aa) (inserted by the Parental Leave Act, 1998) of the following paragraph:

“( aa) any period during which the employee was absent from work while on parental leave, force majeure leave or carer’s leave within the meaning of the Carer’s Leave Act, 2001,”,

and

( b) in section 16, by the substitution in subsection (5), for paragraph ( cc) (inserted by the Parental Leave Act, 1998) of the following paragraph:

“( cc) any period during which the employee was absent from work while on parental leave, force majeure leave or carer’s leave within the meaning of the Carer’s Leave Act, 2001.”.