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Title: ECRI general policy recommendation no. 7 on national legislation to combat racism and racial discrimination (adopted on 13 December 2002)
Corporate Authors: European Commission against Racism and Intolerance (ECRI) 
Subject Keywords: racism and xenophobia ; discrimination ; ECRI
Key Issues: Racism and xenophobia
Issue Date: 17-Feb-2003
Publisher: COE
Publication Country: France 
Publication Place : Strasbourg
Material Type: recommendation
Language: English ; French ; German ; Italian ; Russian ; Spanish
Series: Policy recommendations
Country Coverage: COE region 
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Abstract: Recommends to the governments of member States: a. to enact legislation against racism and racial discrimination, if such legislation does not already exist or is incomplete ; b. to ensure that the key components set out below are provided in such legislation. Key elements of national legislation against racism and racial discrimination include: Definitions of racism, direct racial discrimination, indirect racial discrimination; Constitutional law; Civil and administrative law; Criminal law and, Common provisions. An explanatory memorandum to ECRI general policy recommendation Nd7on national legislation to combat racism and racial discrimination provides details on the key components of legislation.
Physical Description: 25 p.
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