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  1. Canada - Human rights - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Règlement du Tribunal des droits de la personne (dans sa teneur modifiée au 1er mai 2017). - Règlement (dans sa teneur modifiée) Regulation (as amended)

    Adoption: 2015-12-17 | Date of entry into force: 2016-01-01 | CAN-2015-R-101278

    Approuvé par décision, le 17 décembre 2015.

  2. Canada - Human rights - Law, Act

    Canadian Victims Bill of Rights [S.C. 2015, c. 13, s. 2]. - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2015-07-23 | CAN-2015-L-105637

  3. Canada - Human rights - Law, Act

    Access to Information and Protection of Privacy Act, 2015 (CHAPTER A-1.2). - Act on-line (consolidated)

    Adoption: 2015-06-01 | CAN-2015-L-99609

  4. Canada - Human rights - Law, Act

    An Act to amend the Canadian Human Rights Act (protecting freedom) (S.C. 2013, c. 37). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2013-06-26 | CAN-2013-L-94230

    This enactment amends the Canadian Human Rights Act by deleting section 13 to ensure there is no infringement on freedom of expression guaranteed by the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms.

  5. Canada - Human rights - Law, Act

    Human Rights Act, 2010 (SNL2010 CHAPTER H-13.1). - Act on-line (consolidated)

    Adoption: 2010-06-24 | CAN-2010-L-96025

  6. Canada - Human rights - Law, Act

    An Act to amend the Canadian Human Rights Act (C30). - Canada Gazette Part III

    Adoption: 2008-06-18 | CAN-2008-L-79624

    Repeals section 67 of the Act which provided that the Indian Act was not subject to the application of the Canadian Human Rights Act, and all activities of the federal government and Band Councils that originate from the Indian Act.

  7. Canada - Human rights - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Règlement sur la diffusion de l'information et sur la protection des renseignements personnels (dans sa teneur modifiée au 1er mai 2017). - Règlement (dans sa teneur modifiée) Regulation (as amended)

    Adoption: 2008 | CAN-2008-R-93170

  8. Canada - Human rights - Miscellaneous (circular, directive, legal notice, instruction, etc.)

    Code de déontologie des membres du Tribunal des droits de la personne (dans sa teneur modifiée au 1er mai 2017). - Code (dans sa teneur modifiée) Code (as amended)

    Adoption: 2007-09-05 | CAN-2007-M-95955

    Adopté par décision du 5 septembre 2007.

  9. Canada - Human rights - Law, Act

    Human Rights Act, S.Nu 2003, c 12. - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2003-11-05 | CAN-2003-L-97746

  10. Canada - Human rights - Law, Act

    Personal Information Protection Act [SBC 2003] Chapter 63. - Act on-line

    Adoption: 2003 | CAN-2003-L-76805

    Part 1 - Introductory Provisions
    Part 2 - General Rules Respecting Protection of Personal Information by Organizations
    Part 3 - Consent
    Part 4 - Collection of Personal Information
    Part 5 - Use of Personal Information
    Part 6 - Disclosure of Personal Information
    Part 7 - Access to and Correction of Personal Information
    Part 8 - Administration
    Part 9 - Care of Personal Information
    Part 10 - Role of Commissioner
    Part 11 - Reviews and Orders
    Part 12 - General Provisions

  11. Canada - Human rights - Law, Act

    Human Rights Act (RSY 2002, c.116). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2002 | CAN-2002-L-94295

  12. Canada - Human rights - Law, Act

    Human Rights Act (S.N.W.T. 2002,c.18). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2002 | Date of gradual entry into force: 2004-07-01 | Date of gradual entry into force: 2004-01-01 | CAN-2002-L-95919

  13. Canada - Human rights - Law, Act

    Personal Information Protection and Electronic Documents Act (2000) (C.5). - Laws in French and English

    Adoption: 2000-04-13 | CAN-2000-L-79743

    Supports and promotes electronic commerce by protecting personal information that is collected, used or disclosed in certain circumstances, by providing for the use of electronic means to communicate or record information or transactions and by amending the Canada Evidence Act, the Statutory Instruments Act and the Statute Revision Act.

  14. Canada - Human rights - Law, Act

    Alberta Bill of Rights (A-14 RSA 2000). - Act on-line

    Adoption: 2000 | CAN-2000-L-76772

    Provides that, without discrimination by reason of race, national origin, colour, religion or sex, everyone has the fundamental rights and freedoms to individual to liberty, security of the person and enjoyment of property, equality before the law, and the freedom of religion, speach, assembly and association and freedom of the press.

  15. Canada - Human rights - Law, Act

    Alberta Human Rights Act (A-25.5 RSA 2000). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2000 | CAN-2000-L-105754

    This act affirms basic human rights and prohibits discrimination in various contexts in Alberta, and establishes the Human Rights Commission to hear complaints of violations of those rights.

  16. Canada - Human rights - Law, Act

    Act to amend the Canadian Human Rights Act (Chapter 14).

    Adoption: 1996-06-20 | CAN-1996-L-44802

    Replaces section 2 and subsection 3(1) with provisions which set forth the prohibited grounds of discrimination as "race, national or ethnic origin, colour, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, marital status, family status, disability and conviction for which a pardon has been granted."

  17. Canada - Human rights - Law, Act

    Civil Rights Protection Act [RSBC 1996] Chapter 49. - Act on-line

    Adoption: 1996 | CAN-1996-L-72496

    Prohibits any conduct or communication by a person that promotes hatred or contempt of a person or class of persons, or the superiority or inferiority of a person or class of persons in comparison with another or others, on the basis of colour, race, religion, ethnic origin or place of origin (Art. 1).

  18. Canada - Human rights - Law, Act

    Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act [RSBC 1996] Chapter 165. - Act on-line

    Adoption: 1996 | CAN-1996-L-76797

    Part 1 - Introductory Provisions
    Part 2 - Freedom of Information
    Part 3 - Protection of Privacy
    Part 4 - Office and Powers of Information and Privacy Commissioner
    Part 5 - Reviews and Complaints
    Part 6 - General Provisions

  19. Canada - Human rights - Law, Act

    Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act (Chapter F‑25). - Act on-line

    Adoption: 1994 | CAN-1994-L-76776

    Provides for the protection of personal information and data.

  20. Canada - Human rights - Law, Act

    Loi sur la protection des renseignements personnels dans le secteur privé, sanctionnée le 15 juin 1993 (dans sa teneur modifiée au 1er avril 2017). - Loi (dans sa teneur modifiée) Act (as amended)

    Adoption: 1993-06-15 | CAN-1993-L-34343

    Etablit à l'égard des renseignements personnels sur autrui qui sont recueillis, détenus, utilisés ou communiqués à des tiers à l'occasion de l'exploitation d'une entreprise dans le secteur privé, des règles particulières pour la mise en oeuvre des droits et obligations résultant de dispositions du Code civil du Québec en matière de protection des renseignements personnels.

  21. Canada - Human rights - Law, Act

    Canadian Human Rights Act ( R.S., 1985, c. H-6 ). - Laws in French and English

    Adoption: 1992-12-31 | Date of entry into force: 1985 | CAN-1992-L-31459

  22. Canada - Human rights - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    SOR/80-68 : Canadian Human Rights Benefit Regulations (as amended through July 28, 1983)

    Adoption: 1992-12-31 | Date of entry into force: 1980-01-23 | CAN-1992-R-31460

    These Regulations concern the application of the Act to participation in benefit plans, pension plans, insurance plans, maternity benefits, leave of absence and employer's contributions.

  23. Canada - Human rights - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    SOR/80-394 : Human Rights Tribunal Appeal Regulations (as amended though May 23, 1990)

    Adoption: 1992-12-31 | Date of entry into force: 1980-06-11 | CAN-1992-R-31462

  24. Canada - Human rights - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Règlement sur le traitement des plaintes et la procédure applicable aux enquêtes de la Commission des droits de la personne et des droits de la jeunesse (dans sa teneur modifiée au 1er mai 2017). - Règlement (dans sa teneur modifiée) Regulation (as amended)

    Adoption: 1991 | CAN-1991-R-38165

    A été adopté par le décret n° 290-91.

  25. Canada - Human rights - Law, Act

    Human Rights Code, R.S.O. 1990, c. H.19. - Act on-line (consolidated)

    Adoption: 1990 | CAN-1990-L-75611

    Part I - Freedom from Discrimination
    Part II - Interpretation and Application
    Part III - The Ontario Human Rights Commission
    Part IV - Enforcement
    Part IV - Human Rights Tribunal of Ontario
    Part IV.1 - Human Right Legal Support Centre
    Part V - General
    Part VI - Transitional Provisions

  26. Canada - Human rights - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Règlement sur la procédure de recrutement et de sélection des personnes aptes à être désignées à la fonction d'arbitre ou nommées à celle d'assesseur au Tribunal des droits de la personne (dans sa teneur modifiée au 1er mai 2017). - Règlement (dans sa teneur modifiée) Regulation (as amended)

    Adoption: 1990 | CAN-1990-R-95953

  27. Canada - Human rights - Law, Act

    Human Rights Act (1989, c. 214). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 1989 | CAN-1989-L-95844

  28. Canada - Human rights - Law, Act

    Languages Act (ChapterL-6 RSA 2000). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 1988-07-06 | Date of entry into force: 1988-07-07 | CAN-1988-L-8197

    This act establishes English as the official language in Alberta. Members of the Legislative Assembly are granted the right to speak either French or English in the Assembly. French or English may be used in oral communication in all Alberta courts dealing with provincial offences.

    Section 2 provides that all Acts, Ordinances and Regulations and other legal actions, proceedings etc. enacted prior to the coming into force of this Act are declared valid notwithstanding that they were enacted, printed and published in English only. Section 4 provides any person with the right to use English or French in oral communication in proceedings before certain Courts. Members of the legislature of Alberta may use English or French in the Assembly.

  29. Canada - Human rights - Law, Act

    Human Rights Act (R.S.P.E.I. 1988, Cap. H-12). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 1988 | CAN-1988-L-51022

    Prohibits discrimination in employment, accommodation, and other services, and establishes a Human Rights Commission.

  30. Canada - Human rights - Law, Act

    The Human Rights Code (SM 1987-88, c. 45) - Code on-line (as amended)

    Adoption: 1987-07-17 | Date of entry into force: 1987-12-10 | CAN-1987-L-36978

    Prohibits discrimination based on ancestry, including colour and perceived race; nationality or national origin; ethnic background or origin; religion; age; sex, including pregnancy; sexual orientation; source of income; political beliefs, association or activity; physical or mental disability; or marital or family status, with regard to accommodation, services, employment, tenancy, property purchases or signs and statements. Establishes the Manitoba Human Rights Commission to interpret and apply the Act.

  31. Canada - Human rights - Law, Act

    Human Rights Act (Chapter 30). - Act on-line (consolidated)

    Adoption: 1985 | CAN-1971-L-17193

    Consists of a preamble, definitions and twenty-seven sections covering issues such as discrimination in employment, housing and sale of property, accommodation and services, by association or business, and sexual harassment. The Act also provides for the establishment of a Human Rights Commission, and sets forth its functions, powers and procedure.

  32. Canada - Human rights - Law, Act

    Canadian Multiculturalism Act [1985, c. 24 (4th Supp.)]. - Laws in French and English

    Adoption: 1985 | CAN-1985-L-85955

    Sets out the multiculturalism policy of Canada.

  33. Canada - Human rights - Law, Act

    Access to Information Act [R.S.C., 1985, c. A-1]. - Legislation on-line in French and English

    Adoption: 1985 | CAN-1985-L-89045

    An Act to extend the present laws of Canada that provide access to information under the control of the Government of Canada.

  34. Canada - Human rights - Law, Act

    Geneva Conventions Act (R.S.C., 1985, c. G-3). - Laws in French and English

    Adoption: 1985 | CAN-1985-L-105642

  35. Canada - Human rights - Law, Act

    Human Rights Act (as amended through 30 June, 1993)

    Adoption: 1984-05-16 | CAN-1984-L-36975

    Prohibits discriminatory practices based on race, colour, ancestry, place of origin, religion, marital status, family status, physical or mental disbility, sex, sexual orientation, or age in respect of public facilities, property, tenancy premises, employment advertisements, wages, employment, and unions and associations. Establishes the British Columbia Council of Human Rights to deal with complaints under the Act, and provides for single person boards of inquiry as an alternate complaints resolution procedure.

  36. Canada - Human rights - Law, Act

    Loi sur l'accès aux documents des organismes publics et sur la protection des renseignements personnels (dans sa teneur modifiée au 1er mars 2017). - Loi (dans sa teneur modifiée) Act (as amended)

    Adoption: 1982-06-23 | CAN-1982-L-14801

    Modifie la loi sur l'exécutif (L.R.Q., Chapitre E-18).

  37. Canada - Human rights - Miscellaneous (circular, directive, legal notice, instruction, etc.)

    Charte des droits et libertés de la personne (dans sa teneur modifiée au 1er mars 2017). - Charte (dans sa teneur modifiée) Charter (as amended)

    Adoption: 1975-06-27 | Date of entry into force: 1975-06-27 | CAN-1975-M-38163

    Partie I: les droits et libertés de la personne (notamment, liberté d'expression, liberté syndicale, interdiction de la discrimination -notamment par une association d'employeurs ou de salariés, par un bureau de placement, dans le cadre de renseignements relatifs à un emploi et lors d'une embauche-, égalité de traitement dans le travail; droits politiques, judiciaires, économiques et sociaux) Partie II: la Commission des droits de la personne (constitution, fonctions, procédure) Partie III: les programmes d'accès à l'égalité (notamment dans le domaine de l'emploi) Partie IV: la confidentialité Partie V: la réglementation (pouvoirs du gouvernement en la matière) Partie VI: le tribunal des droits de la personne (constitution et organisation, compétence et pouvoirs, procédure et preuve, décision et exécution, appel) Partie VII: dispositions finales (définition des infractions).

  38. Canada - Human rights - Law, Act

    State Law Amendment Act, 1974. Chapter 87.

    Adoption: 1974-06-20 | CAN-1974-L-14934

    Amends, inter alia, the Human Rights Code and the Labour Code.

  39. Canada - Human rights - Law, Act

    Human Rights Code of British Columbia Act. [RSBC 1996] Chapter 210 - Act on-line (consolidated)

    Adoption: 1973-11-07 | CAN-1973-L-16084

    Contains provisions respecting respecting discrimination in employment and freedom of association. Repeals the Human Rights Act (Ch. 10 of the Statutes).

  40. Canada - Human rights - Law, Act

    An Act to establish the Saskatchewan Human Rights Commission. Chapter 108.

    Adoption: 1972-04-21 | CAN-1972-L-16587

  41. Canada - Human rights - Law, Act

    An Act to amend the Human Rights Act [Chapter 39 of 1966 Statutes].

    Adoption: 1969-05-07 | CAN-1969-L-18013

    Adds new s. 3a (self-contained dwelling units) and amends s. 4.

  42. Canada - Human rights - Law, Act

    Loi sur le protecteur du citoyen (dans sa teneur modifiée au 1er avril 2017). - Loi (dans sa teneur modifiée) Act (as amended)

    Adoption: 1968 | CAN-1968-L-96612

    Section I: Nomination
    Section II: Personnel du Protecteur du citoyen
    Section III: Compétences
    Section IV: Demandes d'intervention
    Section V: Intervention
    Section VI: Avis, recommmandations et rapports
    Section VII: Dispositions diverses

    Intervient chaque fois qu'il a des motifs raisonnables de croire qu'une personne ou un groupe de personnes a été lésé ou peut vraisemblablement l'être, par l'acte ou l'omission d'un organisme public, de son dirigeant, de ses membres ou du titulaire d'une fonction, d'un emploi ou d'un office qui relève de ce dirigeant.

  43. Canada - Human rights - Law, Act

    Canadian Bill of Rights [1960, c. 44] - Laws in French and English

    Adoption: 1960-08-10 | CAN-1992-L-31458

    This Act makes provisions for the recognition and protection of human rights and fundamental freedoms.


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