Cabinet approves Factories (Amendment) Bill, 2016 in Parliament.
Q. Cabinet provided ex post facto approval for amendment of which sections of the Factories Act in August 2016?- Published on 11 Aug 16
a. Section 64
b. Section 65
c. Section 115
d. All of the above
ANSWER: All of the above
Cabinet provided ex-post facto approval for the amendment of Sections 64, 65 and 115 of the Factories Act 1948 via the Factories (Amendment) Bill, 2016 in Parliament.
- Amendments relate to increase in over time hours from 50 hours per quarter to 100 hours (Section 64) and 75 hours per quarter to 125 hours (Section 65)