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Original name: Lov om likestilling og forbud mot diskriminering (likestillings- og diskrimineringsloven)
Name: Act (No. 51 of 2017) relating to equality and a prohibition against discrimination (Equality and Anti-Discrimination Act)
Country: Norway
Subject(s): Equality of opportunity and treatment
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 2017-01-16
Entry into force:
ISN: NOR-2017-L-108186
Link: https://www.ilo.org/dyn/natlex/natlex4.detail?p_isn=108186&p_lang=en
Bibliography: Legislation on-line Legislation on-line Lov Data, Norway PDF of English Translation as last updated to 16.01.2020 PDF of English Translation as last updated to 16.01.2020 (consulted on 2019-04-10)
Legislation on-line Legislation on-line Lov Data, Norway PDF of Act in Norwegian PDF of Act in Norwegian (consulted on 2019-04-10)
Abstract/Citation: Chapter 1. Introductory provisions
Chapter 2. Prohibition against discrimination
Chapter 3. Universal design and individual accommodation
Chapter 4. Active equality efforts
Chapter 5. Special provisions relating to employment relationships
Chapter 6. Enforcement, burden of proof and penalties
Chapter 7. Final provisions

NOTE: In section 26, the English translation should read "The same shall apply to private undertakings that ordinarily employ between 20 and 50 persons when one of the social partners in the undertaking demands it".
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