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Name: Racial and Religious Tolerance Act 2001 (No. 47 of 2001).
Country: Australia
Subject(s): Non-discrimination
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 2001-06-27
Entry into force:
Published on: Acts of the Victorian Parliament, 2001, Vol. 2, Nos. 31-50, pp. 1754-1787 (INFORM - P61220)
ISN: AUS-2001-L-61285
Link: https://www.ilo.org/dyn/natlex/natlex4.detail?p_isn=61285&p_lang=en
Bibliography: Acts of the Victorian Parliament, 2001, Vol. 2, Nos. 31-50, pp. 1754-1787 (INFORM - P61220)
Abstract/Citation: Aims to prevent racial and religious vilification. "Racial and religious vilification" is defined as any sort of conduct which communicates serious racial and religious intolerance. Also prohibits victimisation, and regulates procedural matters.

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