Letter of the law

Brittin, Kate; Lister, Richard
January 2007
People Management;1/11/2007, Vol. 13 Issue 1, p18
This article discusses a number of legislation that will all have implications for human resource management in Great Britain in 2007. The Work and Families Act 2006 will have a significant impact on women who are expecting a baby. The Equality Act 2006 will establish the Commission for Equality and Human Rights. The Health Act 2006 contains the government's ban on smoking in enclosed public spaces, including most workplaces.


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