Lok Sabha passes Wage Code Bill to ensure minimum wage for workers

Lok Sabha has passed the Code on Wages Bill, 2019.The Bill seeks to subsume existing laws related to workers’ remuneration. The bill will replace the (a)Payment of Wages Act,1936, (b)Minimum Wages Act,1948 (c)Payment of Bonus Act,1965 and the (d)Equal Remuneration Act,1976. The bill provides that the Central Government will fix minimum wages for certain sectors… Continue reading Lok Sabha passes Wage Code Bill to ensure minimum wage for workers