Equality Act 2010 (Commencement No.1) Order 2010 comes into force

Implementation date: 6 July 2010

The Order brings into force various provisions in the Equality Act 2010 that enable subordinate legislation to be made and guidance to be issued, to support the Act. The Order also amends the Equality Act 2006 so that the Equality and Human Rights Commission may issue codes of practice in connection with the Equality Act 2010. The Order can be viewed on the OPSI website.