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Decree Law No. 29/2019

Publication: Republic Diary No. 36/2019, Series I of 2019-02-20
  • Issuer: Presidency of the Council of Ministers
  • Diploma Type: Decree Law
  • Number: 29/2019
  • Pages: 1293 - 1294

Summary in plain english

What is it?

This decree-law increases the minimum base remuneration to be applied to the Public Administration’s workers.

What is going to change? The value of the base remuneration in the Public Administration is now equal or higher than 635.07€.

The Public Administration’s workers with lower base remunerations now receive this base amount.

What advantages does it bring? This decree-law aims to:
    • reduce the social inequalities;
    • fight against poverty;
    • increase the families’ income;
    • promote the economic growth.
When does it enter into force?

This decree-law takes effect on 1 January 2019.

Original Version


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