Scottish Statutory Instruments

2012 No. 162


The Equality Act 2010 (Specific Duties) (Scotland) Regulations 2012


23rd May 2012

Coming into force

27th May 2012

The Scottish Ministers make the following Regulations in exercise of the powers conferred by sections 153(3), 155(1)(c) and (2), and 207(4) of the Equality Act 2010(1) and all other powers enabling them to do so.

In accordance with section 153(4) of that Act, they have consulted the Commission for Equality and Human Rights.

In accordance with section 210 of that Act(2), a draft of this instrument has been laid before and approved by resolution of the Scottish Parliament.


Section 210 was modified by paragraph 5 of schedule 3 to the Interpretation and Legislative Reform (Scotland) Act 2010 (asp 10).