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18 November 2020
On 29 October 2020 the Law of 29 October 2020 was published in Mémorial A 868 and entered into force, introducing a temporary exemption from Article L 211-12 of the Labour Code whereby maximum working hours can be increased to 12 hours per day and 60 hours per week.
This exemption relates only to:
To benefit from the working hours exemption, employers must apply for authorisation from the minister of labour.
In order to be eligible, this application must include:
The ministerial authorisation is valid only as long as the law is in force (ie, until 31 December 2020 (inclusive)).
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