Equality Act 2006 (Dissolution of Commissions and Consequential and Transitional Provisions) Order 2007 comes into force

Implementation date: 1 October 2007

The Order dissolves the Commission for Racial Equality, the Disability Rights Commission and the Equal Opportunities Commission and makes certain consequential amendments and modifications to legislation that are necessary as a result of their dissolution and the establishment of the Commission for Equality and Human Rights. The Order can be viewed on the OPSI website.