The Canadian Human Rights Act is a statute passed by the Parliament of
Canada in 1977 with the express goal of extending the law to ensure equal
Citation to this version: Canadian Human Rights Act, RSC 1985, c H-6, <http://
canlii.ca/t/52c3f> retrieved on 2016-02-05. Currency: Last updated from the
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An Act to extend the laws in Canada that proscribe discrimination. SHORT TITLE.
Short title. 1. This Act may be cited as the Canadian Human Rights Act.
Human rights legislation exists in every province, territory and in the federal
jurisdiction. Jurisdiction is determined by the constitutional division of powers:
The Canadian Human Rights Tribunal has a statutory mandate to apply the
Canadian Human Rights Act based on the evidence presented and on the case
The purpose of the Canadian Human Rights Act is to protect individuals from
discrimination. It states that all Canadians have the right to equality, equal ...