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[11.01.2016 16:00 UTC] Daniela Lazarová
Labour minister proposes 7 day paternity leave

Labour and Social Affairs Minister Michaela Marksova is proposing an amendment to the law which would enable fathers to go on a short paternity leave in the first six weeks following their childs birth. The minister proposes a seven day paternity leave during which the state would pay out 70 percent of the fathers salary. The government is to debate the proposal in early February.