TN 17 (06-97)

RS 02001.060 General Coverage Rule Under the U.S. -Italian Agreement

A. POLICY

 

1. General Territoriality Rule

Under the agreement, employment or self-employment is ordinarily subject to the laws on coverage of only the country where the work is performed. A person working in employment or self-employment which would otherwise be covered under the laws of both countries remains covered only under the laws of the country where the work is performed.

2. Exceptions

The agreement provides for exceptions to the territoriality rule to ensure that a worker is covered under the system of the country to which he or she has the more direct connection.

B. REFERENCE

Exceptions to the general rule, RS 02001.065


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RS 02001.060 - General Coverage Rule Under the U.S. -Italian Agreement - 07/01/1997
Batch run: 01/27/2009
Rev:07/01/1997