Littler Global Guide - El Salvador - Q2 2022

Browse through brief employment and labor law updates from around the globe. Contact a Littler attorney for more information or view our global locations.

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Law Requires Access to Early Childhood Care Centers

New Legislation Enacted

Author: Jaime Solis, Partner – BDS, Member of Littler Global

The “Growing Together for the Comprehensive Protection of Early Childhood, Childhood and Adolescence” law was enacted. This law repeals the Nursery Law and creates an obligation for companies that have more than 100 employees on their payroll to guarantee that the employee's children have access to one of the Early Childhood Care Centers (CAPI).

Sanctions for Failure to Employ Disabled Persons

New Order or Decree

Author: Jaime Solis, Partner – BDS, Member of Littler Global

Chapter XVIII of the Labor Code allows the sanctions for failure to employ one disabled person for every 20 employees on payroll. This provision will enter into effect as of January 1, 2023.

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