Employment Equality Act 1998

Short title and commencement.


1.(1) This Act may be cited as the Employment Equality Act, 1998.

(2) Except in so far as any provision of this Act provides expressly for the coming into operation of any such provision, this Act shall come into operation on such day as may be fixed by order made by the Minister, and different days may be so fixed for different provisions and for different purposes.


Editorial Notes:


Power pursuant to section exercised (18.10.1999) by Employment Equality Act, 1998 (Commencement) Order 1999 (S.I. No. 320 of 1999).

2. The 18th day of October, 1999, is hereby fixed as the day on which the Employment Equality Act, 1998, shall come into operation.