Law amending the law on the posting of workers
(Implementation of the recommendation of the fact-finding work of the Laval judgment and an extension of the audit period)
WE, MARGRETHE the SECOND, by the grace of God Queen of Denmark, do indeed:
The Danish Parliament has adopted and we know Our consent confirmed the following law:
In the law on the posting of workers, in accordance with article 3. lovbekendtgørelse nr. 849 of 21. July 2006, as amended by Act No. 263 of 23. April 2008, shall be amended as follows:
1. In article 1, paragraph 1, shall be replaced by ' paragraphs 2-6 ' to: ' section § 2-6 a '.
2. Under section 6 shall be added:
» Chapter 2 (a)
Application of collective action, remuneration, etc.
section 6 (a). With a view to ensuring the seconded employees salary equivalent to what the Danish employers are required to pay for the performance of similar work, may be in the same way as for Danish employers used collective action against foreign service providers in support of a demand for the conclusion of a collective agreement, in accordance with article 3. However, paragraph 2.
(2). It is a condition for the implementation of collective action as referred to in paragraph 1, prior to the foreign service provider is referred to the provisions in the collective agreements concluded by the most representative social partners in Denmark, and which applies throughout the Danish area. The shell of these agreements with the requisite clarity appear, what salary is to be paid in accordance with collective agreements. '
3. In paragraph 11, the words ' 2009 ' is replaced by: ' 2011 '.
The law shall enter into force on the 1. January 2009.
Given at Marselisborg Palace, 27. December 2008 MARGRETHE r./Claus Hjort Frederiksen