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Name: Disabled Persons Act [Chapter 17:01].
Country: Zimbabwe
Subject(s): Disabled workers
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 1992
Entry into force:
Published on: Printed separately, 11 p.
ISN: ZWE-1992-L-30350
Bibliography: Printed separately, 11 p.
Legislation on-line Legislation on-line Parliament of Zimbabwe PDF of Act as amended to Act 22/2001 PDF of Act as amended to Act 22/2001 (consulted on 2016-02-18)
Abstract/Citation: This Act provides for the welfare and rehabilitation of disabled persons, the appointment and functions of a Director for Disabled Persons' Affairs, and the establishment and functions of a National Disability Board. Discrimination against disabled persons in employment, and denial to disabled persons of access to public premises, services and amenities are prohibited.

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