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Equal Opportunity Act 1995 - SECT 224

Transitional provisions-Equal Opportunity (Gender Identity and Sexual Orientation) Act 2000

224. Transitional provisions-Equal Opportunity (Gender Identity and Sexual
Orientation) Act 2000



(1) Subject to this Act, a complaint may be lodged after the commencement of
section 5(3) of the Equal Opportunity (Gender Identity and Sexual Orientation)
Act 2000 alleging a contravention of this Act constituted by discrimination on
the basis of sexual orientation, whether the alleged contravention took place
before or after that commencement.

(2) A complaint cannot be lodged as provided by subsection (1) if the alleged
contravention-

   (a)  took place before the commencement of section 5(3) of the Equal
        Opportunity (Gender Identity and Sexual Orientation) Act 2000; and

   (b)  had been the subject matter of a complaint lodged with the Commission
        before that commencement.

(3) A complaint lodged with the Commission before the commencement of section
5(3) of the Equal Opportunity (Gender Identity and Sexual Orientation) Act
2000 but not finally disposed of immediately before that commencement must
continue to be dealt with under this Act as if section 5(3) of that Act had
not come into operation.



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