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Name: Equal Treatment of Students at Universities Act (2001:1286).
Country: Sweden
Subject(s): Equality of opportunity and treatment
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 2001-12-20
Entry into force:
Published on: Svensk Författningssamling, 2002-01-09, Vol. 31, No. 1286, pp. 1-5, ISSN: 1403-8889
ISN: SWE-2001-L-60775
Bibliography: Svensk Författningssamling, 2002-01-09, Vol. 31, No. 1286, pp. 1-5, ISSN: 1403-8889
Unofficial English translation Unofficial English translation Government Offices of Sweden (consulted on 2007-02-06)
Abstract/Citation: Contains 20 sections covering, inter alia, objectives (promotion of equal rights for students and applicants; elimination of discrimination based on gender, etchnicity, sexual orientation and disability), definitions (e.g., of discrimination grounds), active measures to be undertaken by universities, duty to investigate and to adopt measures against persecution, discrimination and to prohibit reprisals, right for applicant to obtain information regarding refusal grounds for entry into university, compensation, appeal, nforcement, legal proceedings and prescription.
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