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

    Cabinet Order establishing the Human Rights Promotion Council made under the Human Rights Promotion Law [Law No. 120 of 1996] No. 69.

    Adoption: 1997-03-24 | Date of entry into force: 1997-03-25 | JPN-1997-R-47940

    Establishes the Human Rights Promotion Council.

  2. Japan - Human rights - Law, Act

    Law for the Promotion of the Human Rights (1996, No. 120).

    Adoption: 1996-12-26 | JPN-1996-L-46958

    Defines the responsibilities of the national authority to promote human rights. Establishes the Human Rights Committee to examine basic measures for the prevention of human rights violations, the promotion of human rights, and rehabilitation of human rights victims.

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