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Decree Law No. 70/2020

Publication: Republic Diary No. 181/2020, Series I of 2020-09-16
  • Issuer: Presidency of the Council of Ministers
  • Diploma Type: Decree Law
  • Number: 70/2020
  • Pages: 3 - 4

Summary in plain english

What is it?

This decree-law eliminates the sustainability factor in special early retirement old-age schemes.

What is going to change?

The sustainability factor is eliminated for the purpose of calculating old-age pensions under early retirement schemes.

What advantages does it bring?

This decree-law allows workers in fast-working professions to benefit from the end of the use of the sustainability factor in the calculation of their pensions.

When does it enter into force?

This decree-law enters into force on 21 September 2020.

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