|Name:||Prevention of Social Disabilities Act, No. 21 of 1957.|
|Type of legislation:||Law, Act|
|Entry into force:|
|Published on:||Printed separately, 4 p.
|Bibliography:||Printed separately, 4 p.
Legislation on-line Commonwealth Legal Information Institute (CommonLII), Sri Lanka PDF (consulted on 2013-02-14)
|Abstract/Citation:||Prohibits discrimination against someone based on their caste. The imposition of social disability also includes prevention of other persons from being engaged in any lawful employment (Section 3(xi)).|