Background

Current framework:

  • Disability Discrimination Act
  • Sex Discrimination Act
  • Equal Pay Act
  • Race Relations Act
  • Age Discrimination Act
  • Gender reassignment under SDA
  • Marriage and civil partnership discrimination under SDA
  • Employment Equality (Sexual Orientation) Regulations
  • Employment Equality (Religion or Belief) Regulations – fusion of nine individual pieces of legislation and some 100 orders and regulations

 

 

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