On 4 June 2002 the Seimas adopted Law No IX-926 on
Approval, Enforcement and Implementation of Labour Code.
The new Labour Code will come into effect as of 1 January
2003. A more detailed review of the Labour Code is attached
to this law update.
On 4 June 2002 the Government by Resolution No 817
Changed the Rules of Registration of Employment
Agreements. The register of the employment agreements
should indicate the date when the second copy of employment
agreement was handed over to the employee and this entry of
the register should be signed by the employee.