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Att dwar Opportunitajiet Indaqs - Persuni b'Diżabilità (Equal Opportunities - Persons with Disabilities - Act)

Government of Malta Country Resources Disability Legislation Malta 1 October 2000 Legislation/regulation Accessibility, disability, education, employment

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Kapitolu 413: Att dwar Opportunitajiet Indaqs - Persuni b'Diżabilità
Chapter 413: Equal Opportunities - Persons with Disabilities - Act

The Equal Opportunities (Persons with Disability) Act (EOA) intends to:
a) recognise and safeguard the rights of persons with disability with a view to ending, in a reasonable manner, discrimination on the basis of disability;
b) to legally establish the Kummissjoni Nazzjonali Persuni b’DiΩabilità or KNPD (National Commission Persons With Disability) which, among other things, is obliged to ensure that the EOA is implemented to the fullest extent possible


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