2010 - Act of 5 March 2010 on the change of the Act on Family Allowances and the Act of Health Benefits Financed by Public Spending

Policy Field: 
Family & Children
Topic: 
Family Allowances
Country: 
Major Implications of the Reform: 

Eligibility for the one-time new-born benefit was granted only if the mother was examined by a gynaecologist or a nurse at least once during the pregnancy (this was previously set at a minimum of three times during the pregnancy), starting no later than tenth week of the pregnancy.