Kantor Center for the Study of Contemporary European Jewry

Czech Republic

Excerpts of the following laws appear in the publication "Legislating for Equality, A Multinational Collection of Non-Discrimination Norms. Vol. I: Europe":

Human Rights Related Legislation

Citizens Civil Law Associations Act of 1990.

Act on the Freedom of Religious Faith and the Position of Churches and Religious Societies of 1991.

Law on Association in Political Parties and Political Movements of 1991, as Amended up to 2006.

Law Against Support and Dissemination of Movements Oppressing Human Rights and Freedoms of 2001.

Penal Code Provisions

Criminal Code of 2009.

Non- Discrimination

Anti-Discrimination Act of 2008.

Protection of Minorities

Act on Rights of Members of National Minorities and Amendment of some Acts of 2001. 

Equality Bodies/ Ombudsman

Act on the Public Defender of Rights (Ombudsman) of 1999.