Policy Document

Labour Code of 16 October 2012 – article L1225

Year

2012

Country

France

Topic

Family & Children

Subtopic

Leave Schemes for Parents

Main implications

The act states that parental leave must be taken at the latest four months after the birth, and stops when the child reaches three years of age.

Benefits & Requirements

Target group

Mothers-And-Fathers

Does this document guarantee job security after parental leave?

No

Does this document contain specific entitlements for parental leave after adoption?

No

Read the Law

Original full text source in native language

Code du travail en vigueur au 16 octobre 2012 – article L1225

Original full text web source in native language

https://www.legifrance.gouv.fr/affichCodeArticle.do

Author

Olivier Thévenon
Institut national d'études démographiques (INED)

Data collected in the framework of the Population Europe Research Finder and Archive (PERFAR)

Cite as

SPLASH-db.eu (2014): Policy: "Labour Code of 16 October 2012 – article L1225" (Information provided by Olivier Thévenon). Available at: https://splash-db.eu [Date of access].