Legislation and Acts

Irish and European Legislation and Acts

Act

Date

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Employment Equality Acts

1998 to 2011

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Equal Status Act

2000

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Equality Act

2004

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Equal Status (Amendment) Act

2012

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Article 23 of the United Nations Declaration of Human Rights

Everyone has the right to work, to free choice of employment, to just and favourable conditions of work and to protection against unemployment.

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EU Legislation

Employer’s not obliged to provide special treatment or facilities if cost of doing so is dispropriate / excessive

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Disability Act

2005

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