SUPREME COUNCIL OF THE REPUBLIC OF LITHUANIA                         
                                                                                
        RESOLUTION ON THE ENFORCEMENT OF THE LAW ON WAGES                       
                                                                                
                                                                                
     The Supreme Council of the Republic of Lithuania resolves:                 
     1. To   establish  that the Law  on  Wages  of  the Republic               
of Lithuania shall enter into force on 1 February 1991.                         
     2. To   establish  that the  Government of  the Republic  of               
Lithuania  shall  establish  the  minimum  hourly  wage  (minimum               
monthly salary),  taking into  consideration the approved minimum               
cost of living.                                                                 
     3. To commission the Government of the Republic of Lithuania               
to:                                                                             
- prepare  and submit  to the  Supreme Council of the Republic of               
Lithuania the  draft law  of the  Republic of  Lithuania on  "the               
repeal and  amendment of  some articles of the Labour Code of the               
Republic of  Lithuania in  relation with the enactment of the Law               
on Wages" by 1 February 1991;                                                   
- repeal and amend executive acts which are inconsistent with the               
Law on Wages by 1 February 1991;                                                
-  prepare   basic  principles  on  the  conditions  of  payment,               
qualification-rate requirements  for occupations  and posts, wage               
rates for  employees and  jobs, and the procedure for calculating               
average wages by 1 March 1991.                                                  
     4.  To   establish  that    in  determining  additional  pay               
according to Article  6 of the  Law  on  Wages,  work  conditions               
shall   be classified  according to  the procedure  currently  in               
effect, until  the Law   on  Safety   at Work  of the Republic of               
Lithuania enters into force.                                                    
                                                                                
                                                                                
                                                                                
VYTAUTAS LANDSBERGIS                                                            
President                                                                       
Supreme Council                                                                 
Republic of Lithuania                                                           
                                                                                
Vilnius                                                                         
9 January 1991                                                                  
No.I-925