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Original name: अपाङ्गता भएका ब्यक्तिकाे अधिकार सम्बन्धी एेन, २०७४
Name: Human Rights for Persons with Disabilities Act, 2074 (2017).
Country: Nepal
Subject(s): Disabled workers
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 2017-10-15
Entry into force:
ISN: NPL-2017-L-106083
Bibliography: Legislation on-line Legislation on-line Nepal Law Commission,, Nepal PDF of Act in Nepali PDF of Act in Nepali (consulted on 2018-02-28)
Abstract/Citation: The Act repeals the Protection and Welfare of the Disabled Persons Act, 2039 (1982), implementing the United Nations Convention of the Rights of Persons with Disabilities and the articles in the Constitution of 2015 which protect the rights of persons with disabilities. Contains provisions which provide access to persons with disabilities to basic services, human rights, opportunities including health, education and employment.
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