Notification regarding the Minimum Retirement Age of Workers Act, no.28 of 2021 (dated – 17.11.2021) – Department of Labour

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Notification regarding the Minimum Retirement Age of Workers Act, no.28 of 2021 (dated – 17.11.2021) – Department of Labour

– Sri Lanka labour department has published the Minimum Retirement Age of Workers Act, no.28 of 2021 and crux of titles appended below, refer attachment for further details.

– Short title

– Minimum retirement age.

– Term of contract of service & etc. contrary to the provisions of this Act to be void.

– Complaints to the Commissioner- General against premature retirement.

– Application to the Court of Appeal.

– Administration of the Act.

– Powers of the Commissioner-General.

– Service of notices.

– Premature retirement.

– Non-compliance with the directions of Commissioner-General.

– Offences committed by a body of persons.

– Contempt against the Commissioner-General.

– Offences under this Act to be tried summarily.

– Proceeding of inquiry by the Commissioner-General to not inconsistent with the principles of natural justice.

– Special defence open to a person charged with and offence under this Act.

– Interpretation.

– Sinhala text to prevail in case of inconsistency.