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Name: Tibet Autonomous Region Implementing Procedures for the Law Safeguarding Women's Rights and Interests.
Country: China - Tibet Autonomous Region
Subject(s): Equality of opportunity and treatment
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 1994-08-18
Entry into force:
ISN: CHN-1994-L-49689
Bibliography: English translation, Chinalaw, China Law Society, University of Maryland School of Law
Abstract/Citation: Women in Tibet shall enjoy rights in accordance with the PRC Law for Safeguarding Women's Rights and Interests. Forbids discrimination against women, grants women equal political and property rights as men, and provides protection from discrimination in employment. Also prohibits certain traditional practices (mutilation, kidnapping), prostitution, and procuring women for pornography. S. 42 prohibits interference with a woman's pregnancy.
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