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The Disability Discrimination (Employment) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 1996

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Agricultural wages

6.  For the purposes of section 5 of the Act—

(a)treatment of a disabled person is to be taken to be justified to the extent that the treatment relates to a matter within the terms and conditions of a permit granted to that person under article 6(1) of the Agricultural Wages (Regulation) (Northern Ireland) Order 1977(1) (permits to incapacitated persons) and accords with those terms and conditions; and

(b)failure to take a step otherwise required to comply with a section 6 duty is to be taken to be justified if that step would relate to a matter within the terms and conditions of the permit referred to in (a) but would exceed the requirements of those terms and conditions.

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