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Original name: Lov (Nr 59 av 2013) om likestilling mellom kj°nnene (likestillingsloven).
Name: Act (No. 59 of 2013) on Gender Equality (Gender Equality Act).
Country: Norway
Subject(s): Equality of opportunity and treatment
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 2013-06-21
Entry into force:
ISN: NOR-2013-L-97445
Bibliography: Act online in Norwegian Act online in Norwegian Ministry of Children, Equality and Social Inclusion, Norsk Lovtidend,, Norway, 6 pp. PDF in Norwegian PDF in Norwegian (consulted on 2014-11-21)
Abstract/Citation: Contains 6 chapters and 31 articles concerning, inter alia:

Chapter 1: Purpose and scope (articles 1-4).
Chapter 2: Prohibition of discrimination (articles 5-11).
Chapter 3: Active promotion of gender equality (articles 12-16).
Chapter 4: Supplementary regulations relating to employment (articles 17-25).
Chapter 5: Enforcement, burden of proof and responses (articles 26-29).
Chapter 6: Entry into force (articles 30-31).
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