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Welsh Language (Wales) Measure 2011

Section 4 – Promoting and facilitating the use of Welsh and treating Welsh no less favourably than English

15.This section outlines the Commissioner’s general functions. Subsection (1) provides that the Commissioner may do anything that he or she thinks appropriate to promote the use of the Welsh language, facilitate the use of the Welsh language and work towards ensuring that the Welsh language is treated no less favourably than the English language.

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