Women and Equalities Committee inquiry on ensuring strong equalities legislation after EU exit
The Women and Equalities Select Committee launched an inquiry into ensuring strong equalities legislation following EU exit in October 2016. Following on from a one-off session on the possible impact of Brexit on the equalities agenda, the Committee launched the inquiry to examine further the implications of leaving the EU on equalities legislation and policy in the UK.
The Committee has released a call for written evidence focusing on three key areas: legislation; courts, case law and appeals; and embedding equality principles.
The deadline for submissions was Wednesday 9 November 2016. The Equality and Diversity Forum made a written submission.
All submissions can be viewed on the Select Committee website. These include:
- Equality and Diversity Forum
- Fawcett Society
- Discrimination Law Association
- Trades Union Congress
- Fair Play South West
- LGBT Consortium
- British Humanist Association
- Inclusion London
- School of Law, Politics and Sociology, University of Sussex
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