LAW RELATED TO PROVIDING PENSIONS TO TURKISH CITIZENS WHO ARE OVER THE AGE OF 65 AND WHO ARE DESTITUTE, INFIRM AND WITHOUT ANY MEANS OF SUPPORT

Law Number : 2022

Date of Adoption : July 1,1976

Date and No. of Publication in the Official Gazette : July 10,1976 - 15642


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Article 1 – (Amended: April 14,2016-6704/1 st Art.)

There shall be put salary on the Turkish citizens who have reached the age of 65 and determined by the Social Assistance and Solidarity Foundations that they are in need, as an amount to be found by multiplication of (2.332) index number with public servant monthly salary quotient, as long as neediness condition lasts, provided that being excluded those who benefits from the right of taking income or salary from any of the social security institutions, regardless of whatever its title is, those who work in a job which it must be insured compulsorily with regards to long-term insurance branches, those to whom allotted alimony or it is possible to be allotted alimony or those to whom is paid allowance according to the provisions of the Law on Social Services dated May 24,1983 and numbered 2828.

The persons can not be regarded needy and salaried from those included in the scope of the first paragraph, by means of taking as basis the total of all kinds of income belonging to himself and his wife regardless of whatever its title is, those whose average monthly total income per capita is more than one third of net monthly amount of the minimum wage and those who can provide income more than the same amount.

In determination of the age of 65, corrections made at birth dates shall not be taken into consideration.

 

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