Employment Equality (Amendment) Bill 2013

27/02/2013
Submitted by Anon

Employment Equality (Amendment) Bill 2013 [PMB]

An Bille um Chomhionannas Fostaíochta (Leasú), 2013 [BCP]

Bill Number 19 of 2013
Sponsored by Deputy Jonathan O'Brien
Source: Private Member
Method: Introduced
Status: New Bill

Bill entitled an Act to to amend the Employment Equality Acts 1998 to 2011 and thereby extend the general definition of discrimination to include discrimination on the grounds of gender identity, as well as to extend general protection against discrimination on the basis of civil status, gender identity or sexual orientation in, and in connection with, employment, vocational training and membership of certain bodies

Bille dá ngairtear Acht do leasú na nAchtanna um Chomhionannas Fostaíochta, 1998 go 2011 agus sa tslí sin do leathnú an mhínithe ghinearálta ar idirdhealú chun go bhfolófar idirdhealú ar fhorais sainaitheantais inscne, agus ina theannta sin do leathnú cosaint ghinearálta ar idirdhealú ar bhonn stádas sibhialta, céannacht inscne nó gnéaschlaonadh i ngairmoiliúint agus i gcomhaltas de chomhlachtaí áirithe, agus i dtaca leis na nithe sin

http://www.oireachtas.ie/viewdoc.asp?fn=/documents/bills28/bills/2013/1913/b1913d.pdf

[Comment by Anon: This bill is unliely to be made law as it has been submitted by one of the opposition parties. However, it shows that there is political support for change.]


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