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Original name: BVG über die Beseitigung rassischer Diskriminierung (StF: BGBl.Nr. 390/1973).
Name: Federal Constitutional Act on abolishment of all forms of racial discrimination.
Country: Austria
Subject(s): Equality of opportunity and treatment
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 1973
Entry into force:
ISN: AUT-1973-L-84895
Bibliography: Law in English and German Law in English and German Bundeskanzleramt, Rechtsinformationssystem (RIS), Austria PDF PDF (consulted on 2010-10-11)
Abstract/Citation: (1) Any form of racial discrimination - also to the extent not already in contradiction with Article 7 of the Federal Constitutional Act as amended 1929 and Article 14 of the Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Liberties, Federal Law Gazette No. 210/1958 - is forbidden. Legislation and execution shall refrain from any discrimination for the sole reason of race, colour of skin, descent or national or ethnic origin.
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