Provision of holidays and maintenance of register
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Initial Setup or Ongoing Maintenance
Ongoing compliance requirement
Filing and Maintenance Requirements
Every employer is required to allow three National holidays and a minimum of four festival holidays in a year.
There is also a provision in this Act for seven days' casual Leave and 14 days Sick Leave at half pay in a year.
This Act requires maintenance of Register containing details of Casual and Sick leave availed by the workers.
Punishable, for the first offence, with fine, which may extend to one
hundred rupees and for a second or subsequent offence, with fine which may extend to
two hundred fifty rupees.
Application Guidelines / Responsible Persons / Comments
This Act is applicable on factories covered under provisions of the Factories Act, 1948 and plantations.