Kantor Center for the Study of Contemporary European Jewry

Dominican Republic

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

Human Rights Related Legislation


Freedom of Expression Act of 1962.

Elimination of Forced Labor and Human Trafficking Act of 2003.


Penal Code Provisions


Criminal Code of 1884, as Amended up to 2006.


Non- Discrimination


Labour Law of 1992, as Amended up to 1999.

General Education Act of 1997, as Amended up to 2007.