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Social Security Law
 
Chapter 1- Definitions - General
Article 1. For the purpose of implementing, extending and expanding various types of social insurance,
and developing a consistent system appropriate to social security requirements*, as well as centralizing
cashes and incomes subject to the Social Security Law and investing and exploiting funds and
resources, an independent Organization, affiliated with the Ministry of Social welfare, called the “Social
Security Organization”, hereafter referred to as the “Organization”, is established1.
Note 1. Subject to Article 10 of the Law regarding establishing the Ministry of Health and welfare ratified
in Tir, 1355 (July, 1976), the Social Security Fund with all its duties, assets, claims, debts and
commitments, will be integrated into the “Organization”.
Note 2. Subject to Article 6 of the Law regarding establishing the Ministry of Health and welfare ratified
in Tir, 1355 (July 1976), all of the social security executive branches of Health and welfare provincial
organizations, with all their duties, assets, claims, debts and commitments, will be disintegrated from the
provincial organizations and transferred to the “Organization”.
Note 3. All employees of the former Social Security Organization who, as a result of Article 6 of the Law
regarding establishing the Ministry of Health and welfare, have been employed by Ministry of Health and
welfare provincial organizations, and any other personnel employed by the provincial organizations to
carry out duties related to social security, will be transferred to the “Organization”, and will be paid their
salary from its financial resources.