About Tamil Nadu Labour Welfare Board
The Tamilnadu Labour Welfare Board was constituted by the Government of Tamilnadu in the year 1971 by an executive order of the Government (G.O.Ms No.222 Labour Dept, dated: 20.2.1971) with a view to promote the Welfare of the employees and their dependents. The Tamil Nadu Labour Welfare Fund Act, 1972 was passed by the State and was given effect from 1.1.1973.
The Statutory Labour Welfare Board was formed with effect from 1.4.1975 with the Minister In-charge of Labour as Chairman. five representatives of employees, five representatives of employers, three members of State Legislative Assembly, four Official members and two Non-Official members.