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Name: Law No. 42(I) of 2004 implementing Directive 2000/43/EC of 2000-06-29 to combat racial and other kinds of discrimination (Commissioner for Administration).
Country: Cyprus
Subject(s): Non-discrimination
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 2004-03-19
Entry into force:
Published on: Episimi Ephimerida tis Dimokratias, 2004-03-19, No. 3822, Supplement I(I), 421-510
ISN: CYP-2004-L-72857
Link: https://www.ilo.org/dyn/natlex/natlex4.detail?p_isn=72857&p_lang=en
Bibliography: Episimi Ephimerida tis Dimokratias, 2004-03-19, No. 3822, Supplement I(I), 421-510
Abstract/Citation: Prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, sex, origin, ethnicity, language, colour, religion, age, sexual orientation and political or other opinion in both the public and private sectors. Establishes enforcement procedures which provide direct recourse to redress for both natural and legal persons and provides for penalties in the event of violation. The outright application and enforcement of the law rests with the Commissioner of Administration/Ombudsman).
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