Kantor Center for the Study of Contemporary European Jewry


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


National Education Act of 1991.

Government Decree of 2006.


Penal Code Provisions


Criminal Code of 1973, as Amended up to 2012.


Non- Discrimination


Promotion of Education on Non-Discrimination Act of 2002.

Government Decree: Order for the Generalization of Multicultural and Intercultural Bilingual Education in the National Education System of 2004.


Protection Of Minorities


Decree of 1990.

Government Decree of 1995, as Amended up to 2003.

Government Decree of 1999, as Amended up to 2007.

National Languages Act of 2003.

2 Ministerial Decrees of 2003.

Government Decree of 2005.


Equality Bodies/ Ombudsman

Decree of 1986.

Governmental Decree of 2002.