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  1. Australia - Equality of opportunity and treatment - Law, Act

    Multicultural Recognition Act 2016 (Act No. 1 of 2016). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2016-03-04 | AUS-2016-L-102371

    An Act to provide for a Multicultural Queensland Charter, a Multicultural Queensland Advisory Council, a multicultural policy and a multicultural action plan and for other particular purposes.

  2. Australia - Equality of opportunity and treatment - Law, Act

    Sex Discrimination Amendment (Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity and Intersex Status) Act 2013 (No. 98, 2013). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2013-06-28 | AUS-2013-L-95486

    Amends the Sex Discrimination Act by incorporating the definitions of sexual orientation, gender identity, intersex status, marital or relationship status into the law.

  3. Australia - Equality of opportunity and treatment - Law, Act

    Equal Opportunity for Women in the Workplace Amendment Act 2012 (Act No. 179 of 2012). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2012-12-11 | AUS-2012-L-91797

    An Act to amend the Equal Opportunity for Women in the Workplace Act 1999, and for related purposes. This Act requires various employers (relevant employers) to lodge reports each year containing information relating to various gender equality indicators (for example, equal remuneration between women and men). Those reports are available to the public, subject to some exceptions for information that is personal information, information relating to remuneration and information of a kind specified by the Minister.
    There is a Workplace Gender Equality Agency. Its functions include advising and assisting employers in promoting and improving gender equality in the workplace and undertaking research and programs for the purpose of promoting and improving gender equality in the workplace. There is a Director of Workplace Gender Equality, who manages the Agency. The Agency may review a relevant employer's compliance with this Act by seeking further information from the employer. If a relevant employer fails to comply with this Act, the Agency may name the employer in a report given to the Minister or by electronic or other means (for example, on the Agency's website or in a newspaper).

  4. Australia - Equality of opportunity and treatment - Law, Act

    Social and Community Services Pay Equity Special Account Act 2012 (Act No. 150 of 2012). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2012-11-12 | Date of end of application: 2021-06-30 | AUS-2012-L-91791

    An Act to establish the Social and Community Services Pay Equity Special Account, and for related purposes

    This Act establishes the Social and Community Services Pay Equity Special Account.

    Section 6 provides for annual credits of money to the Account for the 2012┐13 financial year through to the 2020┐21 financial year.

    Section 7 provides that a purpose of the Account is to assist certain employers in the Social, Community and Disability Services Industry to meet the costs of payments required to be made as a result of certain pay equity orders. That section sets out the other purpose of the Account.

    Section 8 provides that amounts may be debited from the Account and credited to the COAG Reform Fund for the purpose of making grants to the States or Territories in relation to the same kind of assistance.

    This Act ceases to have effect on 30 June 2021.

  5. Australia - Equality of opportunity and treatment - Law, Act

    Social and Community Services Pay Equity Special Account (Consequential Amendments) Act 2012 (Act No. 151 of 2012). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2012-11-12 | AUS-2012-L-91792

    An Act to deal with consequential matters in connection with the Social and Community Services Pay Equity Special Account Act 2012, and for related purposes. Amends the COAG Reform Fund Act 2008.

  6. Australia - Equality of opportunity and treatment - Law, Act

    Paid Parental Leave and Other Legislation Amendment (Dad and Partner Pay and Other Measures) Act 2012 (Act No. 109 of 2012). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2012-07-26 | AUS-2012-L-91781

    An Act to provide for a new payment under the Paid Parental Leave Act 2010, to make other changes to that Act and the Fair Work Act 2009, and for other purposes.

    Also amends the following:
    - Taxation Administration Act 1953
    - Data-matching Program (Assistance and Tax) Act 1990
    - Income Tax Assessment Act 1997

  7. Australia - Equality of opportunity and treatment - Law, Act

    Disability Discrimination and Other Human Rights Legislation Amendment Act 2009 (No. 70, 2009). - Act on-line

    Adoption: 2009-07-08 | AUS-2009-L-82336

    Makes a number of significant changes to the Disability Discrimination Act, in particular: by inserting an explicit reference to the Disabilities Convention in s 12(8)(ba) of the DDA; the definition of disability in s 4 of the DDA has been changed to include a genetic predisposition to a disability; the principal definition of indirect disability discrimination has been amended in a number of respects (section 6); Section 6(1)(c) now requires an aggrieved person to prove that the condition or requirement "has or is likely to have the effect of disadvantaging persons with the disability"; the burden of proving that a requirement or condition is reasonable has now shifted to the respondent (s 6(4)); introduction of what is described as a "duty to make reasonable adjustments for a person with disability" (sections 5(2) and 6(2)); s 21A(1) of the DDA provides a defence to a claim of unlawful discrimination in work in certain circumstances.
    Also amends the the Human Rights and Equal Opportunity Commission Act 1986 which is now to be called the Australian Human Rights Commission Act 1986 (AHRC Act).

  8. Australia - Equality of opportunity and treatment - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Anti-Discrimination Regulations 2005 (SL No. 205). - Regulation on-line

    Adoption: 2005-09-01 | AUS-2005-R-81679

    1. Short title
    2. Commencement
    3. Witness fees and expenses

  9. Australia - Equality of opportunity and treatment - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Anti-Discrimination Tribunal Rule 2005 (SL No. 220). - Rules on-line

    Adoption: 2005-09-01 | AUS-2005-R-81680

    Part 1 Preliminary
    Part 2 Pre-hearing process
    Part 3 Hearing process
    Part 4 Post-hearing process
    Part 5 Tribunal's powers
    Part 6 Miscellaneous
    Part 7 Transitional provisions [repeals the Anti-Discrimination Tribunal Rule 1993]

    Schedule 1 Non-contentious matters
    Schedule 2 Dictionary

  10. Australia - Equality of opportunity and treatment - Law, Act

    Disability Discrimination Amendment (Education Standards) Act, 2005 (Act No. 19 of 2005) - Australian Law Online

    Adoption: 2005-03-01 | AUS-2005-L-70157

  11. Australia - Equality of opportunity and treatment - Law, Act

    Age Discrimination (Consequential Provisions) Act 2004 (No. 40 of 2004). - Commonwealth Act No. 40 of 2004 Act (as amended up to July 2004)

    Adoption: 2004-04-21 | AUS-2004-L-67437

    Makes miscellaneous amendments to Human Rights and Equal Opportunity Commission Act 1986, Inspector-General of Intelligence and Security Act 1986, Sea Installations Act 1987, Workplace Relations Act 1996, Age Discrimination Act 2004, Austria Human Rights Commission Act 1986, Disability Discrimination Act 1992, Racial Discrimination Act 1975 and Sex Discrimination Act 1984.

  12. Australia - Equality of opportunity and treatment - Law, Act

    Family Assistance Legislation Amendment (Extension of Time Limits) Act 2004 (No. 33 of 2004). - Commonwealth Act No. 33

    Adoption: 2004-04-20 | AUS-2004-L-67438

    Extends time limits in relation to tax benefit and child care benefit. Also deals with some related matters.

  13. Australia - Equality of opportunity and treatment - Law, Act

    Age Discrimination Act 2004 (No. 68, 2004). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2004 | AUS-2004-L-88588

    Part 1 - Preliminary
    Part 2 - Application and constitutional provisions
    Part 3 - Concept of age discrimination
    Part 4 - Unlawful age discrimination
    Division 1 - Simplified outline
    Division 2 - Discrimination in work
    Division 3 - Discrimination in other areas
    Division 4 - General exemptions
    Division 5 - Exemptions granted by Commission
    Part 5 - Offences
    Division 1 - General rules relating to offences
    Division 2 - Specific offences
    Part 6 - Functions of the Australian Human Rights
    Commission
    Part 6A - Age Discrimination Commissioner
    Part 7 - Miscellaneous

    Schedule 1 - Laws for which an exemption is provided by
    subsection 39(1)
    Schedule 2 - Provisions of laws for which an exemption is
    provided by subsection 39(1A)

  14. Australia - Equality of opportunity and treatment - Law, Act

    Sex Discrimination Amendment (Pregnancy and Work) Act 2003 (No. 103 of 2003). - Act No. 103 of 2003

    Adoption: 2003-10-15 | AUS-2003-L-66157

    Amends subsections 5(1), 27(1) and 27(2) of Sex Discrimination Act 1984. Applies to situations such as job interviews. Provides for prohibition to aks a woman during job interview whether she is pregnant or intends to become pregnant if that information is requested in connection with determining whether to offer her employment.

  15. Australia - Equality of opportunity and treatment - Law, Act

    Statutes Amendment (Equal Superannuation Entitlements for Same Sex Couples) Act 2003 (No. 13 of 2003). - Act on-line

    Adoption: 2003-06-12 | AUS-2003-L-76261

    Amends the Parliamentary Superannuation Act 1974, the Police Superannuation Act 1990, the Southern State Superannuation Act 1994 and the Superannuation Act 1988 to ensure that same sex couples have equal entitlements to superannuation benefits.

  16. Australia - Equality of opportunity and treatment - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Aboriginal Land Rights Regulation, 2002 (No. 785).

    Adoption: 2002-10-25 | Date of entry into force: 2002-10-25 | AUS-2002-R-65110

    Made under Aboriginal Land Rights Act 1983. Repeals Aboriginal Land Rights Regulation 1996. Deals with various aspects of administration of aboriginal land.

  17. Australia - Equality of opportunity and treatment - Law, Act

    Racial and Religious Tolerance Act 2001 (No. 47 of 2001).

    Adoption: 2001-06-27 | AUS-2001-L-61285

    Aims to prevent racial and religious vilification. "Racial and religious vilification" is defined as any sort of conduct which communicates serious racial and religious intolerance. Also prohibits victimisation, and regulates procedural matters.

  18. Australia - Equality of opportunity and treatment - Law, Act

    Anti-Discrimination Amendment Act, 2001 (No. 35 of 2001).

    Adoption: 2001-06-07 | AUS-2001-L-60640

    Amends Anti-Discrimination Act 1991. Provides for application of Act to ships connected with Queensland, prohibition of racial and religious vilification, and some related matters.

  19. Australia - Equality of opportunity and treatment - Law, Act

    Equal Opportunity (Gender Identity and Sexual Orientation) Act 2000 (No. 52).

    Adoption: 2000-09-12 | AUS-2000-L-59674

    Amends the Equal Opportunity Act 1995 to prohibit discrimination on the basis of gender identity or sexual orientation. Defines "gender identity" as "the identification on a bona fide basis by a person of one sex as a member of the other sex (whether or not the person is recognised as such) by assuming characteristics of the other sex, whether by means of medical intervention, style of dressing, or otherwise; or by living, or seeking to live, as a member of the other sex...". An employer may discriminate against another person on the basis of gender identity if the person does not give the employer adequate notice of the person's gender identity, or if it is unreasonable for the employer not to discriminate against the person. Sets forth factors to be considered in determining whether or not it is unreasoneable to discriminate against the person.

  20. Australia - Equality of opportunity and treatment - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Anti-Discrimination Regulation 1999 (No. 31 of 1999).

    Adoption: 1999-01-29 | Date of entry into force: 1999-02-01 | AUS-1999-R-60480

    Made under the Anti-Discrimination Act 1977. Overturns decision, given on 13 November 1998, of the New South Wales Administrative Decisions Tribunal (Equal Opportunity Tribunal) in Cassidy v Cronulla Golf Club Limited. That decision held that it was unlawful, under the Anti-Discrimination Act 1977, for the Cronulla Golf Club Limited to halve the membership fees of certain members of the Club on account, partly, of their age.

  21. Australia - Equality of opportunity and treatment - Law, Act

    Anti-Discrimination Act 1998 (No. 46 of 1998). - Act on-line

    Adoption: 1998-12-18 | AUS-1998-L-81984

    An Act to prohibit discrimination and other specified conduct and to provide for the investigation and conciliation of, and inquiry into, complaints in relation to such discrimination and conduct. Provides certain exceptions including with respect to equal opportunity measures, and certain areas of employment based on age, race or disability.

  22. Australia - Equality of opportunity and treatment - Law, Act

    Law and Justice Legislation (Further Amendment) Act 1997 (No. 84 of 1997).

    Adoption: 1997-12-02 | AUS-1997-L-50724

    Inter alia, amends provisions of the Equal Opportunity Act 1995 regarding definitions of terms, dismissals of certain complaints, and conciliation agreements.

  23. Australia - Equality of opportunity and treatment - Law, Act

    Equal Opportunity (Sexual Harassment) Amendment Act (No. 47 of 1997).

    Adoption: 1997-07-31 | AUS-1997-L-50644

    Amends the Equal Opportunity Act 1984 so as to prohibit sexual harassment on the part of judicial officers and members of Parliament.

  24. Australia - Equality of opportunity and treatment - Law, Act

    Racial Vilification Act 1996 (No. 92 of 1996). - Act on-line

    Adoption: 1996-12-12 | AUS-1996-L-51701

    Prohibits public acts which incite hatred, serious contempt or severe ridicule of persons on the grounds of race, and sets forth damages.

  25. Australia - Equality of opportunity and treatment - Law, Act

    Married Persons (Equality of Status) Act 1996 No 96. - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 1996-11-26 | AUS-1996-L-93195

    Repeals the Married Persons (Property and Torts) Act 1901 No 45.

    PART 1 - Preliminary
    1. Name of Act
    2. Commencement
    3. Notes

    PART 2 - Equality of status
    Division 1: General rule
    4. Spouses have legal capacity as if they were not married
    Division 2: Specific examples
    5. Spouses can sue each other in tort
    6. Criminal and civil action in respect of spouse┐s property
    7. Married person has no authority to act as agent of necessity
    8. Married person not liable for debts of spouse incurred before marriage
    9. Spouses as beneficiaries
    10. Instruments restricting anticipation or alienation are void
    11. Effect of Division
    Division 3: Other matters
    12. Housekeeping payments and allowances held as joint tenants
    13. Fraudulent investment of spouse┐s money

    PART 3 - Miscellaneous
    14. Regulations
    15. Repeals
    16. (Repealed)
    17. Savings and transitional provisions
    18. Review of Act

  26. Australia - Equality of opportunity and treatment - Law, Act

    Family Law Reform Act 1995 (No. 167 of 1995).

    Adoption: 1995-12-16 | AUS-1995-L-44080

    Amends the Family Law Act 1975. Replaces Part II, relating to counselling and mediation organisations, and Part VII, relating to children and maintenance orders.

  27. Australia - Equality of opportunity and treatment - Law, Act

    Sex Discrimination Amendment Act 1995 (No. 165 of 1995).

    Adoption: 1995-12-16 | AUS-1995-L-44099

    Amends provisions of the Sex Discrimination Act 1984 relating to, inter alia, pregnancy or potential pregnancy.

  28. Australia - Equality of opportunity and treatment - Law, Act

    Social Security Legislation Amendment (Family Measures) Act 1995 (No. 106 of 1995).

    Adoption: 1995-09-29 | AUS-1995-L-42560

    Amends Social Security Act 1991 in relation to family benefits. Schedule 1 provides amendments in relation to maternity allowance. Maternity allowance is not payable unless a person has reported his or her tax number to the Secretary. Schedule 2 provides amendments amalgamating the basic family payment and additional family payment. Schedule 3 stipulates new rates of calculation of family payment. Also amends the Data-Matching Program (Assistance and Tax) Act 1990, Income Tax Assessment Act 1936, Veterans' Entitlements Act 1986, Child Support (Assessment) Act 1989, Health Insurance Act 1973, and Social Security (Non-Budget Measures) Legislation Amendment Act 1995 in relation to family measures.

  29. Australia - Equality of opportunity and treatment - Law, Act

    Racial Hatred Act 1995 (No. 101 of 1995). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 1995-09-15 | Date of entry into force: 1995-10-13 | AUS-1995-L-42796

    Adds a new Part IIA to the Racial Discrimination Act. Renders unlawful acts done, otherwise than in private, which are reasonably likely to offend, insult, humiliate or intimidate a person or group of people, if this act is done because of the race, colour or national origin of the other person of group of people. Defines concept of "public space" and exempts statements made in the context of an artistic performance, reporting, or an academic work. Section 18E provides for vicarious liability if racist statements are made by an agent or employee of another person.

  30. Australia - Equality of opportunity and treatment - Law, Act

    Equal Opportunity Act 1995 (No. 42). - Act on-line

    Adoption: 1995-06-14 | AUS-1995-L-51020

    Prohibits discrimination in employment, employment-related areas, education, accommodation, and provision of goods and services. Part 5 prohibits sexual harassment. Provides for filing of discrimination complaints, investigation, and resolution.

  31. Australia - Equality of opportunity and treatment - Law, Act

    Statutes Amendment (Female Genital Mutilation and Child Protection) Act 1995 (No. 24 of 1995).

    Adoption: 1995-04-27 | AUS-1995-L-45628

    Prohibits female genital mutilation and the removal of children from the State for the purpose of female genital mutilation.

  32. Australia - Equality of opportunity and treatment - Law, Act

    Social Security (Parenting Allowance and Other Measures) Legislation Amendment Act 1994 (No. 174 of 1994)

    Adoption: 1994-12-16 | AUS-1994-L-40175

    Amends the Social Security Act 1991 in relation to, inter alia, parenting allowance, income tests, partner allowance, education entry payments for wife pension and widow, mature age partner, partner and parenting allowance recipients and inserts a new Part 2.8A dealing with widow allowance in the Social Security Act 1991.

  33. Australia - Equality of opportunity and treatment - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Equal Opportunity (Infectious Diseases) Regulations 1994 (JM301 of 1994)

    Adoption: 1994-08-12 | Date of entry into force: 1994-08-12 | Date of end of application: 1995-01-31 | AUS-1994-R-37699

    Provides that the provisions of Part IVA of the Equal Opportunity Act 1984 shall not have effect in relation to a person who has an impairment by reason of suffering from an infectious disease and who is lawfully detained in a prison, for as long as the person remains in lawful custody.

  34. Australia - Equality of opportunity and treatment - Law, Act

    Anti-Discrimination Amendment Act 1994 (No. 29 of 1994) - Act on-line

    Adoption: 1994-06-28 | Date of entry into force: 1994-07-01 | AUS-1994-L-37951

    Adds to section 4 a definition of "forced retirement", replaces section 32 relating to compulsory retirement age, and adds sections 106A concerning retirement age and section 268 containing transitional provisions about compulsory age retirement. Replaces section 267 with a new section concerning the powers of the Governor-General to make regulations under the Act. Repeals the Public Office (Age Qualification) Act 1985.

  35. Australia - Equality of opportunity and treatment - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Industrial Relations Regulations (Amendment) (S.R. No. 244 of 1994)

    Adoption: 1994-06-27 | AUS-1994-R-37946

    Inserts a new regulation 26A relating to review of awards by Commission and steps to remedy deficient awards.

  36. Australia - Equality of opportunity and treatment - Law, Act

    Social Security (Home Child Care and Partner Allowances) Legislation Amendment Act 1994 (No. 55 of 1994)

    Adoption: 1994-04-07 | AUS-1994-L-37341

    Various amendments relating to qualification for and payment of home child care allowances and partner allowances.

  37. Australia - Equality of opportunity and treatment - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Family Law Regulations (Amendment) (S.R. No. 86 of 1994)

    Adoption: 1994-03-29 | AUS-1994-R-37253

    Provisions in respect to presecribed pensions, allowances and benefits. Made under the Family Law Act 1975.

  38. Australia - Equality of opportunity and treatment - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Family Law Rules (Amendment) (S.R. No. 58 of 1994)

    Adoption: 1994-02-25 | Date of entry into force: 1994-04-04 | AUS-1994-R-37249

  39. Australia - Equality of opportunity and treatment - Law, Act

    Social Security Amendment Act (No. 2) 1993 (No. 120 of 1993)

    Adoption: 1993-12-24 | AUS-1993-L-36221

    Consists of 5 parts, 21 sections and a schedule. Detailed provisions on increased rates of payment for certain newstart allowees, family payment income and assets tests to apply to student parents, reduced income ceiling and assets value limit for basic family payment. The schedule deals with consequential amendments.

  40. Australia - Equality of opportunity and treatment - Law, Act

    Anti-Discrimination Amendment Act 1992 (No. 59 of 1992)

    Adoption: 1992-12-07 | AUS-1992-L-31786

    This Act makes provisions in respect of compulsory retirement age, discriminatory advertisements and tribunal's powers.

  41. Australia - Equality of opportunity and treatment - Law, Act

    Affirmative Action (Equal Employment Opportunity for Women) Amendment Act 1992 (No. 181 of 1992)

    Adoption: 1992-11-04 | Date of entry into force: 1992-12-16 | AUS-1992-L-33090

    Amends the Affirmative Action (Equal Employment Opportunity for Women) Act 1986 by including "Affirmative Action Agency" in its title, and provides for the establishment, functions and powers of the Affirmative Action Agency.

  42. Australia - Equality of opportunity and treatment - Law, Act

    Sex Discrimination and other Legislation Amendment Act 1992 (No. 179 of 1992)

    Adoption: 1992-11-03 | AUS-1992-L-33091

    Amends the Disability Discrimination Act 1992 regarding representative and individual complaints, determinations of such complaints and their enforcement; the Human Rights and Equal Opportunity Commission Act 1986 in respect of victimisation offences; the Racial Discrimination Act 1975 with regard to complaints, victimisation offences, determinations and their review; and the Sex Discrimination Act 1984 concerning sexual harrassment and review and enforcement of determinations.

  43. Australia - Equality of opportunity and treatment - Law, Act

    Equal Opportunity (Employment of Juniors) Amendment Act 1992 (No. 56 of 1992)

    Adoption: 1992-10-29 | AUS-1992-L-32881

    Provides that the Act does not render unlawful acts done in order to comply with the provisions of an award or industrial agreement made or approved under the Industrial Relations Act (S.A.) 1972, or decisions to offer employment only to a young person or the employment of a young person, where the rate of pay for that employment is a rate less than that applicable to an adult, fixed by or in accordance with the provisions of an award or industrial agreement made, approved or certified under the Industrial Relations Act (S.A.) 1972 or under the Industrial Relations Act 1988.

  44. Australia - Equality of opportunity and treatment - Law, Act

    Social Security Amendment Act (No. 2) 1992 (No. 134 of 1992)

    Adoption: 1992-09-09 | Date of entry into force: 1993-01-01 | AUS-1992-L-31931

    Provides for family payment advance, amount of family payment advance, lump sums payable in some circumstances and rate of family payment.

  45. Australia - Equality of opportunity and treatment - Law, Act

    Social Security (Family Payment) Amendment Act 1992 (No. 69 of 1992)

    Adoption: 1992-06-26 | Date of entry into force: 1993-01-01 | AUS-1992-L-31229

    Amends the Social Security Act 1991 in respect of family payment child status, qualification for and payability of family payment, claim for family payment, determination of claim, rate of family payment, protection of family payment, recipient obligations, and bereavement payments.

  46. Australia - Equality of opportunity and treatment - Law, Act

    Disability Discrimination Act 1992 (No. 135 of 1992). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 1992-05-26 | AUS-1992-L-31930

    The objects of this Act are to eliminate discrimination against persons on the grounds of disability in areas of work, accomodation, education, access to premises, clubs and sport, and the provision of goods, facilities, services and land. The intention is also to prohibit discrimination under existing laws and the administration of Commonwealth laws and programmes, to ensure that persons with disabilities have the same rights to equality before the law as the rest of the community, and to promote the recognition and acceptance within the community of the principle that persons with disabilities have the same fundamental rights as the rest of the community. Part 2 concerns the prohibition of disability discrimination; Part 3 provides for "action plans" to eliminate such discrimination; Part 4 deals with inquiries and civil proceedings; Part 5 specifies additional offences under the Act; and Part 6 provides for the appointment of a disability discrimination commissioner.

  47. Australia - Equality of opportunity and treatment - Law, Act

    Anti-Discrimination Act 1992. - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 1992 | AUS-1992-L-81681

    Part 1 - Preliminary
    Part 2 - Anti-Discrimination Commissioner
    Part 3 - Discrimination
    Part 4 - Areas of Activities where Discrimination Prohibited
    Part 5 - Exemptions
    Part 6 - Resolution of Complaints
    Part 7 - Appeals
    Part 8 - Miscellaneous

  48. Australia - Equality of opportunity and treatment - Law, Act

    Anti-Discrimination Act 1991 (Act No. 85 of 1991) - Act on-line

    Adoption: 1991-12-09 | AUS-1991-L-28016

    An Act to promote equality of opportunity for all persons by protecting them from unfair discrimination in certain areas of activity and from sexual harassment and certain associated objectionable conduct. Chapter 1: Preliminary Chapter 2: Discrimination prohibited by this Act Chapter 3: Sexual harassment prohibited by this Act Chapter 4: Associated objectionable conduct Chapter 5: Associated highly objectionable conduct Chapter 6: Liability of contraventions for workers and agents Chapter 7: Enforcement Chapter 8: Opinions Chapter 9: Administration Chapter 10: Miscellaneous Chapter 11: Amendment of Industrial Relations Act 1990.

  49. Australia - Equality of opportunity and treatment - Law, Act

    Sex Discrimination Amendment Act 1991.

    Adoption: 1991-06-25 | AUS-1991-L-25268

    This Amendment of the Sex Discrimination Act provides that it is unlawful for a person exercising discretion with respect to the payment of a superannuation benefit to discriminate on the basis of sex or marital status of the applicant.

  50. Australia - Equality of opportunity and treatment - Law, Act

    Discrimination Act 1991 (A1991-81). - Act on-line

    Adoption: 1991 | AUS-1991-L-81682

    Part 1 - Preliminary
    Part 2 - Discrimination to Which Act Applies
    Part 3 - Unlawful Discrimination
    Part 4 - Exceptions to Unlawful Discrimination
    Part 5 - Sexual Harassment
    Part 6 - Racial, Sexuality and HIV/AIDS Vilification
    Part 7 - Other Unlawful Acts
    Part 8 - General Principles about Unlawful Acts
    Part 10 - Exemptions
    Part 12 - Miscellaneous

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