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Act No. 365/2004 of 20 May 2004 on equal treatment in certain areas and protection against discrimination, amending and supplementing certain other laws (Anti-Discrimination Act).

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Equality of opportunity and treatment
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Comprehensive legislation against discrimination.

Defines direct and indirect discrimination (section 2). Prohibits discrimination in education, social protection, healthcare, employment, etc. In particular, section 5 provides for equal treatment with regard to social security and sections 6 and 7 deal with equal treatment in employment.

Also amends Act No. 308/1993 to provide for changes in the status of the Slovak National Centre for Human Rights which ensures the legal protection to victims of discrimination.

Amends numerous other acts.

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    Serial title
    Zbierka Zakonov
    Ciastka 153
    Page range
    pp. 3579-3592
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    Unofficial English translation
    Page range
    23 p.