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Name: Disability Discrimination Act, 2005 (Cap. 13).
Country: United Kingdom
Subject(s): Disabled workers; Equality of opportunity and treatment
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 2005
Entry into force:
ISN: GBR-2005-L-70588
Bibliography: Act online Act online Her Majesty's Stationary Office (HMSO), Government of the United Kingdom (consulted on 2005-06-29)
Abstract/Citation: Sections 1-4 deals with discrimination by public authorities and their duties towards disabled persons. Sections 5-9 regulates accessibility to transport. Sections 10-18 regulates other matters such as housing, advertising, insurance. It also amends the Disability Discrimination Act, 1995.
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