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EQUAL REMUNERATION ACT, 1976

Related Legislation: - Equal Remuneration Rules, 1976

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Preliminary

1. Short title, extent and commencement
2. Definitions
3. Act to have overriding effect

Payment of remuneration at equal rates to men and women workers and other matters

4. Duty of employer to pay equal remuneration to men and women workers for same work or work of a similar nature
5. No discrimination to be made while recruiting men and women workers
6. Advisory Committee
7. Power of appropriate Government to appoint authorities for hearing and deciding claims and complaints

Miscellaneous

8. Duty of employers to maintain registers
9. Inspectors
10. Penalties
11. Offences by companies
12. Cognizance and trial of offences
13. Power to make rules
14. Power of Central Government to give directions
15. Act not to apply in certain special cases
16. Power to make declaration
17. Power to remove difficulties
18. Repeal and saving