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Name: Fair Employment and Treatment (Northern Ireland) Order 1998 (No. 3162 (N.I. 21).
Country: United Kingdom - Northern Ireland
Subject(s): Equality of opportunity and treatment
Type of legislation: Regulation, Decree, Ordinance
Adopted on: 1998-12-16
Entry into force:
Published on: Official Gazette, Statutory Instruments, 125 p.
ISN: GBR-1998-R-51629
Bibliography: Official Gazette, Statutory Instruments, 125 p.
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Abstract/Citation: Prohibits discrimination on the basis of religion or political opinion in employment, education, provision of goods, facilities and services, and in relation to barristers, employment agencies, and advertisement. Protection of political opinion shall not extend to political views which advocate violence. Provides for additional duties of the Equality Commission (established by the Northern Ireland Act 1998), and establishes a Fair Employment Tribunal to adjudicate regarding matters related to the Order.
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