An Act To Amend The Law Of 10 May 2007 On Combating Discrimination Between Women And Men With A View To Extending It To Gender Identity And Gender Expression

Original Language Title: Loi modifiant la loi du 10 mai 2007 tendant à lutter contre la discrimination entre les femmes et les hommes en vue de l'étendre à l'identité de genre et l'expression de genre

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22 MAI 2014. - An Act to amend the Act of 10 May 2007 to combat discrimination between women and men with a view to extending it to gender identity and gender expression



PHILIPPE, King of the Belgians,
To all, present and to come, Hi.
The Chambers adopted and We sanction the following:
Article 1er. This Act regulates a matter referred to in Article 78 of the Constitution.
Art. 2. Article 4 of the Act of 10 May 2007 to combat discrimination between women and men is supplemented by paragraph 3, which reads as follows:
§ 3. For the purposes of this Act, a direct distinction based on gender identity or gender expression is assimilated to a direct gender distinction. "
Promulgation of this law, let us order that it be clothed with the seal of the State and published by the Belgian Monitor.
Given in Brussels on 22 May 2014.
PHILIPPE
By the King:
Minister of Equal Opportunities,
Ms. J. MILQUET
The Minister of Justice,
Ms. A. TURTELBOOM
Seal of the state seal:
The Minister of Justice,
Ms. A. TURTELBOOM
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Note
House of Representatives
(www.lachambre.be)
Documents: 53-3483.
Full report: 3 April 2014.
Senate (www.senate.be):
Documents: 5-2831.
Annales du Senate: April 24, 2014.