Kantor Center for the Study of Contemporary European Jewry

Romania

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

Law on Radio and Television Broadcasting of 1992.

The Audiovisual Law of 2002, as Amended up to 2009.

Emergency Ordinance Prohibiting Fascist, Racist, Xenophobic Organizations and Symbols, Ratified in 2006.

Law on Political Parties of 2003.

Penal Code Provisions

Criminal Code of 2009.

Non- Discrimination

Labour Code of 1997, as Amended up to 2007.

Ordinance on Preventing and Punishing all Forms of Discrimination of 2000, as Amended up to 2006.

Governmental Ordinance on Prevention and Fight Against Violence in Sport of 2006.

Protection of Minorities

Act on the use of the Romanian Language in Public Places, Relations and Institutions of 2004.

Law on the Freedom of Religion and the General Status of Denominations of 2007.

Equality Bodies/ Ombudsman

Law on the Organisations and Functioning of the Institution of the Advocate of the People (Ombudsman) of 1997, as Amended up to 2004.