Equality Programme for Health, Social Services and Public Safety (PDF 181KB)

Date: 
2003-04-01
Description: 
The Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety (HSSPS), like all public authorities, is required under Section 75 of the Northern Ireland Act 1998 (‘the Act’) in carrying out its functions, powers and duties, to have due regard to the need to promote equality of opportunity and good relations among 9 specific categories of people. In fulfilling these obligations, the Department is required to submit its policies and programmes to formal assessment of the equality implications arising from them through Equality Impact Assessments (EQIAs). åÊ
Resource type: 
Identifier: 
10.14655/799178-801051
Type: 
text
Rights: 
Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety
Language: 
Language=en