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Implementing Decree of the Labour Code
Decree No.96-178/P-RM of 13 June 1996

Table of
Contents

Apprenticeship (Pursuant to Article L.7).................................................................................................................. 1
Trainings and Internships (L.9)................................................................................................................................ 3
Short-term Contact (L.20 and 24)................................................................................................... ...........................4
General Conditions for Employment and Remuneration of Domestic Workers (L.86) ...........................................5
General Conditions of Employment (L.96) ............................................................................................................10
Privileges and Guarantees of Wage Claims (L.117)................................................................................................12
Payroll Deductions (L.123) .....................................................................................................................................13
Hygiene and Safety (L.170).....................................................................................................................................13
Employment of Women and Children (L.189) .......................................................................................................20
Employment Disputes (L.203) ........................................................................................... .....................................25
Hygiene and Safety Committees (L.282) ................................................................................................................25
Fee-Charging Employment Agencies (L.303 and 305) ..........................................................................................27
Temporary Placement (L.313) ................................................................................................................................28

Art.1.- The decree spells out the modalities for
implementing various provisions of Law No.92-020
of 23 September 1992 on the Labour Code of the
Republic of Mali.
Art.2.- This decree shall repeal all previous
provisions to the contrary.
Art.3.- The Minister of Employment, Public Service
and Labour, the Minister of Health, Solidarity and
the Elderly and the Minister of Justice shall be
tasked, each in their respective capacities, with the
implementation of this decree, which will be
registered and published in the Official Gazette.

Apprenticeship
(Pursuant to Article L.7)

an apprenticeship allowance, to provide methodical
and comprehensive professional training, within the
framework of a company and eventually in a
training centre for apprentices, to a young worker
who in return is obliged to work for this employer
for the contract duration.
Art.D.7-2.- Apprenticeship contracts shall be
regulated by the statutes and agreements that apply
to labour relations between employers and
employees in the relevant branch or company in as
much as these laws and regulations do not
contradict the provisions of the labour code and the
regulations decreed for their implementation.
Art.D.7-3.- The
minimum and maximum
percentage of apprentices as compared to the total
number of workers shall be the following :
• 1° for construction and public works
companies: between 1 % and 3 %.

Art.D.7-1.- An apprenticeship contract shall refer
to a special employment contract through which an
employer undertakes, besides the payment of

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