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Name: Prevention of Sexual Harassment Law (5758-1998).
Country: Israel
Subject(s): Equality of opportunity and treatment
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 1998
Entry into force:
ISN: ISR-1998-L-57358
Bibliography: Labour Laws, 2000-01, State of Israel, Ministry of Labour and Social Affairs. Division of Labour Relations, Jerusalem, Israel, pp. 105-111
Law on-line Law on-line Ministry of Justice, Israel (consulted on 2007-12-19)
Law on-line in English Law on-line in English Ministry of Labour & Social Affairs, Division of Labour Relations, Israel PDF PDF (consulted on 2011-05-23)
Abstract/Citation: Prohibits sexual harassment in order to protect human dignity, liberty and privacy, as well as to promote equality between the sexes. Enumerates acts constituting sexual harassment. Regulates sexual harassment as offences and as civil wrongs, steps to be taken by an employer, jurisdiction of the labour court, and some related matters.

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