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Unemployment Insurance Act No. 63 of 2001 and Regulations; Unemployment Insurance Contributions Act No. 4 of 2002 and Regulations; Employment Tax Incentive Act No. 26 of 2013

To establish the Unemployment Insurance Fund; to provide for the payment from the Fund of unemployment benefits to certain employees, and for the payment of illness, maternity, adoption and dependant's benefi

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To establish the Unemployment Insurance Fund; to provide for the payment from the Fund of unemployment benefits to certain employees, and for the payment of illness, maternity, adoption and dependant's benefits related to the unemployment of such employees;

to provide for the establishment of the Unemployment Insurance Board, the functions of the Board and the designation of the Unemployment Insurance Commissioner; and to provide for matters connected therewith.

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Unemployment Insurance Act No. 63 of 2001 and Regulations

Definitions

Purpose of this Act

Application of this Act

Establishment of Unemployment Insurance Fund

Application of Fund

Raising of funds, loans and obtaining bank overdraft facilities

Investment of money of Fund

Donations and bequests to Fund

Appointment of and annual review by actuary

Surplus and deficit in Fund

Accounting, auditing and financial reporting

Right to benefits

Calculation of benefits

Contributor not entitled to benefits under certain circumstances

Calculation of period of unemployment under this Part

Right to unemployment benefits

Application for unemployment benefits

Payment of unemployment benefits

Determination of period of illness under this Part

Right to illness benefits

Calculation of illness benefits

Application for illness benefits

Payment of illness benefits

Right to maternity benefits

Application for maternity benefits

Payment of maternity benefits

Right to adoption benefits

Application for adoption benefits

Payment of adoption benefits

Right to dependant's benefits

Application for dependant's benefits

Payment of dependant's benefits

Benefits not to be assigned, attached or set off

Recovery of benefits paid in error

Suspension of contributor's right to benefits

Establishment of regional appeals committees

Disputes relating to payment or non-payment of benefits

Securing undertakings

Compliance order

Objections to compliance order

Compliance order may be made an order of Labour Court

Duty of employer

Designation of Unemployment Insurance Commissioner

Report of Commissioner, and delegation and assignment of powers and duties

Commissioner may deem person to be contributor

Appointment of claims officers

Establishment of Unemployment Insurance Board

Powers and duties of Unemployment Insurance Board

Composition of Unemployment Insurance Board

Constitution of Unemployment Insurance Board

Administration and provision of resources to Unemployment Insurance Board

Remuneration and allowances to members of Unemployment Insurance Board

Indemnification of members of Unemployment Insurance Board

Regulations

Procedure when issuing regulations

Information to be supplied by employer

Creation and maintenance of database

Powers and duties of Director-General

Certain instruments exempt from stamp duty

Recovery of losses caused by employees of Fund

Recovery of loss generally

Evidence

Disclosure of information

General prohibited conduct

Penalties

Jurisdiction of Labour Court

Stating of case to Labour Court

Delegation and assignment by Minister

Persons regarded as contributors for purposes of Act

Repeal of laws

Transitional arrangements

Act binds State

Short title and commencement

Transitional Arrangements

Mathematical calculation of contributor's entitlement

Scale of contributor's entitlement to benefits

Regulations GNR.849 dated 29 April 1983

Regulations in terms of section 54 of the Unemployment Insurance Act, 2001 GN.400 dated 28 March 2002

Publication of regulations in terms of Section 54 of the Unemployment Insurance Act, 200, (as amended) GNR.823 dated 10 August 2005

Calculation of benefits in terms of section 13 of the Unemployment Insurance Act, 2001 (as amended) GN 98 dated 5 February 2007

Increase of Maximum Rate of Earnings by virtue of which a person qualifies as a contributor GNR.1232 dated 15 October 1999

Increase of the maximum rate of earnings by virtue of which a person qualifies as a contributor to the Unemployment Insurance Fund GNR.1197 dated 23 November 2000

Domestic Workers Application Forms which are UI-8D and UI-19D in terms of the Unemployment Insurance Act, 2001 GNR.363 dated 12 March 2003

Increase of the maximum rate of earnings to the Unemployment Insurance Fund GN 426 in GG 24606 dated 20 March 2003

Increase of the maximum income threshold of the Unemployment Insurance Fund GN 850 in GG 27946 dated 2 September 2005

Increase of the maximum income threshold of the Unemployment Insurance Fund GN 516 in GG 28909 dated 2 June 2006

Increase of the maximum income threshold of the Unemployment Insurance Fund GN 801 in GG 30234 dated 28 August 2007

Increase of the scale of benefits GN 588 in GG 35550 dated 3 August 2012

Unemployment Insurance Contributions Act No. 4 of 2002 and Regulations

Definitions

Purpose of Act

Administration of Act

Application of Act

Duty to contribute to Fund

Determination of contribution

Employer must deduct employee's contribution

Payment of contribution to Commissioner and refund

Payment of contribution to Unemployment Insurance Commissioner and refund

Estimated assessments

Duty to register as employer and duty to provide particulars

Payment of amounts collected by Commissioner into National Revenue Fund

Interest on late payments

Penalties on default

Labour inspectors

Collection costs

Regulations

Short title and commencement

Regulations made in terms of section 18 of the Unemployment Insurance Contributions Act 2002, (Act No. 4 of 2002) GNR.987 dated 19 July 2002

Determination of Limit on Amount of Remunera-tion for Purposes of Determination of Contribu-tion in terms of section 6 of the Unemployment Insurance Contributions Act, 2002 (Act No. 4 of 2002) GNR.860 dated 2 September 2005

Determination of Limit on Amount of Remunera-tion for Purposes of Determination of Contribu-tion In terms of section 6 of the Act GNR.621 dated 23 June 2006

Determination of Limit on Amount of Remunera-tion for Purposes of Determination of Contribu-tion in terms of section 6 of the Unemployment Insurance Contributions Act, 2002 (Act No. 4 of 2002) GN 99 in GG 30715 dated 31 January 2008

Determination of Limit on Amount of Remunera-tion for Purposes of Determination of Contribu-tion in terms of section 6 GN.783 in GG 35715 dated 26 September 2012

Notice issued in terms of section 8 (2A) of the Act, Prescribing the Date by which an Employer must Render a Return as Prescribed in that paragraph and those sections GN 436 in GG 39922 dated 15 April 2016

Employment Tax Incentive Act No. 26 of 2013

Definitions

Instituting of employment tax incentive

Eligible employers

Compliance with wage regulating measures

Penalty and disqualification in respect of displacement

Qualifying employees

Determining amount of employment tax incentive

Unavailability of employment tax incentive for reducing employees' tax

Roll-over of amounts

Reimbursement

Reporting

Cessation of employment tax incentive

Amendment of laws

Short title and commencement

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