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Race Relations (Amendment) Bill [H.L.]

This is the text of the Race Relations (Amendment) Bill [H.L.], as amended in Committee in the House of Commons and printed on 2nd May 2000.

Race Relations (Amendment) Bill [H.L.]

Further extension of 1976 Act to police and other public authorities
1.Discrimination by police and other public authorities.
2.Specified authorities: general statutory duty.
3.Certain appointment functions outside the employment field.
4.Police: extension of liability of chief officers etc.

Special cases: procedural and other consequences
5.Criminal investigations and proceedings.
6.Immigration and asylum appeals.

National security
7.National security.
8.National security: procedure.

Supplementary and final provisions
9.Consequential amendments and repeals.
10.Short title, commencement, extent etc.

    Schedule 1-Public authorities.
    Schedule 2-Bodies and other persons subject to general statutory duty.
    Schedule 3-Consequential amendments.
    Schedule 4-Repeals.

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