Race Relations Act (General Statutory Duty) Order 2006 comes into force

Implementation date: 3 October 2006

The Order amends the list of bodies that have a general duty to have due regard to the need to eliminate unlawful racial discrimination and to promote equality of opportunity and good relations between persons of different racial groups under the Race Relations Act 1976, section 71(1). The Order can be viewed on the OPSI website.