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What impact will Brexit have on equality law?

14 September 2016

The Women and Equalities Committee considers the impact of Brexit on equality law and related measures in the UK and possible ways in which existing protections might be retained and enhanced under a new relationship with the EU.


Wednesday 14 September 2016, Committee Room 6, Palace of Westminster

At 9.45am

Purpose of the session

Policy areas where key equality law and related measures derived from EU membership include:

  • Women's rights and representation
  • Employment
  • Police, justice and victims' rights
  • Human rights
  • Social security
  • Disability
  • Immigration and asylum

Further information

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