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The legal regulation limiting the amount of maternity (paternity) allowances ruled constitutional


By its ruling adopted today, the Constitutional Court has recognised that Paragraph 5 of Article 6 of the Law on Sickness and Maternity Social Insurance (hereinafter referred to as the Law) was not in conflict with the Constitution insofar as the said paragraph provided that the maximum compensatory earnings for the calculation of maternity (paternity) allowances could not exceed the sum of the 3.2-fold amount of insured income, approved by the Government for the given year and valid in the month of the acquisition of the right to a maternity (paternity) allowance...