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Name: Law Amending a Part of the Basic Law on Persons with Disablities (Law No. 80 of 2004)
Country: Japan
Subject(s): Disabled workers
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 2004-06-04
Entry into force:
Published on: Kampo Gogai, 2004-06-04, No. 118, p. 9
ISN: JPN-2004-L-67685
Bibliography: Kampo Gogai, 2004-06-04, No. 118, p. 9
Abstract/Citation: Provides substantial changes to the initial Basic Law for the Disabled of 1970 by setting fundamental principles to be observed by the state and the provincial governments in their responsibilities towards the disabled, including the principle of non-discrimination, the sense of solidarity in supporting the development and participation of disabled persons in society, the protection of human rights and obligations of the state and provincial governments in drawing up programmes of special measures for the disabled.
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