Amendments To Maharashtra Building And Other Construction Workers (Regulation Of Employment And Conditions Of Service) Rules, 2007

Posted On - 11 January, 2024 • By - King Stubb & Kasiva

The Government of Maharashtra has made rules to amend the Maharashtra Building and other Construction Workers (Regulation of Employment and Conditions of Service) Rules, 2007. Rule 45 thereon has been substituted vide notification dated November 30th, 2023 bearing No.: EBAKA0523/ CR 76/Lab-7 to provide the Board with the following functions, subject to fulfilment of applicable terms and conditions:

  1. Financial assistance for the construction of house of beneficiary not exceeding INR 2 Lakhs;
  2. Financial assistance for education of children of beneficiaries;
  3. Financial assistance for marriage of beneficiary;
  4. Financial assistance for marriage of daughter of beneficiary;
  5. Financial assistance to beneficiary for family planning after one daughter;
  6. Supply of utensils to beneficiary;
  7. Supply of safety kit to beneficiary;
  8. Supply of essential kit to beneficiary;
  9. Supply of health kit to beneficiary;
  10. Financial assistance to beneficiary in case of death;
  11. Supply of meal or nutritious food to beneficiaries;
  12. Establishment of District Building Workers Facilitation Centre (DBWFC), Taluka Building Workers Facilitation Centre (TBWFC) and construction of shed for building workers (Kamgar Naka).

It is to be noted that if the beneficiary has availed the benefit of any scheme implemented by the Central Government or the State Government, the said beneficiary shall not be eligible to avail the benefits of the scheme implemented by the Board.