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Gesetz des Landes Nordrhein-Westfalen zur Gleichstellung von Menschen mit Behinderung (Behindertengleichstellungsgesetz Nordrhein-Westfalen - BGG NRW) (Law of the state North Rhine-Westphalia on the equality of people with disabilities)

Government of North Rhine-Westphalia Country Resources Disability Legislation North Rhine-Westphalia 16 December 2003 Legislation/regulation equality, social development

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Ziel des Gesetzes ist es, die Benachteiligung von Menschen mit Behinderung zu beseitigen und zu verhindern sowie die gleichberechtigte Teilhabe von Menschen mit Behinderung am Leben in der Gesellschaft zu gewährleisten und ihnen eine selbstbestimmte Lebensführung zu ermöglichen. Dabei wird besonderen Bedürfnissen Rechnung getragen. Die letzte Änderung des Gesetzes erfolgte am 13.01.2013. Das Gesetz wurde am 31.01.2014 in die MiNDbank hochgeladen.

Objective of the law is to eliminate discrimination against people with disabilities as well as to prevent and to ensure the equal participation of people with disabilities in society and to enable them to live self-determined lifes. The law was last updated on 13/01/2014 and was uploaded to the MiNDbank on 31/01/2014.

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