8 May 2020
Government of Uttar Pradesh
Uttar Pradesh temporary exemption from Certain labour laws Ordinance, 2020 (the "Ordinance"). The said Ordinance exempt all establishments, factories and businesses from the purview of all, but three labour laws and a section of another act. With this, the state will have three active laws -- Building and Other Construction Workers Act, 1996, Workmen Compensation Act, 1923, Bonded Labour Act, 1976 and Section 5 of the Payment of Wages Act, 1936. The Ordinance will come into effect only when it receives the presidential assent.
Labour & Employment – State & Union Territories