Carer's Leave Act 2001

Amendment of National Minimum Wage Act, 2000.


29.—The National Minimum Wage Act, 2000, is amended in section 8(2) by the substitution for subparagraph (ii) of the following subparagraph:

“(ii) time spent absent from work on annual leave, sick leave, protective leave, adoptive leave, parental leave, carer’s leave under the Carer’s Leave Act, 2001, while laid-off, on strike or on ‘lock-out’, or time for which the employee is paid in lieu of notice, or”.