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Sex Discrimiation (Election Candidates) Bill

This is the Sex Discrimiation (Election Candidates) Bill, as brought from the Commons and introduced in the House of Lords on 15th November 2001.


Explanatory Notes to the Bill, prepared by the Department for Transport, Local Government and the Regions and the Cabinet Office, are published separately as HL Bill 25-EN.


Mr Lord Williams of Mostyn has made the following statement under section 19(1)(a) of the Human Rights Act 1998:

In my view the provisions of the Sex Discrimination (Election Candidates) Bill are compatible with the Convention rights.

Sex Discrimiation (Election Candidates) Bill
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Sex Discrimiation (Election Candidates) Bill


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