Q. Which of the following act/s is/are subsumed under Code on Social Security, 2020?
1.Employees’ Compensation Act, 1923
2.The Maternity Benefit Act, 1961
3.The Payment of Gratuity Act, 1972
Choose the correct answer from below given codes:

[A] 1 only

[B] 1 and 3 only

[C] 2 and 3 only

[D] 1, 2 and 3

Answer: D

Explanation: Code on Social Security, 2020 to consolidate nine central labour legislations on social security to extend social security to all employees and workers either in the organized or unorganized or any other sectors (including the new forms of jobs that are emerging).

The subsumed laws include Employees’ Compensation Act, 1923, The Employees’ State Insurance Act, 1948, The Maternity Benefit Act, 1961, The Payment of Gratuity Act, 1972 etc.