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Government of Wales Act 2006

“Inclusive” approach to exercise of functions

Section 77: Equality of opportunity

283.Under this section the Welsh Ministers are required to make arrangements with a view to securing that their functions are exercised with due regard to the principle that there should be equality of opportunity for all people.

284.The Welsh Ministers are also required, after each financial year, to publish and lay before the Assembly a report containing a statement of the arrangements made under subsection (1) which had effect during that financial year and an assessment of how effective they were in promoting equality of opportunity.

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