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Name: Act (No. 480 of 2005) to amend Act (No. 307 of 2003) to prohibit discrimination.
Country: Sweden
Subject(s): Non-discrimination
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 2005-06-09
Entry into force:
Published on: Svensk författningssamling, 2005-06-17, Vol. 12, No. 480, pp. 1-4
ISN: SWE-2005-L-70966
Link: https://www.ilo.org/dyn/natlex/natlex4.detail?p_isn=70966&p_lang=en
Bibliography: Svensk författningssamling, 2005-06-17, Vol. 12, No. 480, pp. 1-4
Abstract/Citation: Amends ss. 1 (purpose), 3 (meaning of discrimination), 5 to 9 (amendments respecting discrimination based on sex, ethnic origin, religious or other beliefs, sexual orientation and disability in fields of job application, the exercise of certain professions, membership of labour organisations etc.), 11 (social insurance etc.), 12 (unemployment insurance), 19 (obligation by various Ombudsmen to ensure application of Act), 22 (right of Ombudsmen to represent alleged victim of discrimination), 24 (applicable law respecting evidence etc.) and 25 (appeal etc.).
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