Equality and human rights legal framework – Government action

Government action

UK Government actions

Read our assessment of the UK Government’s progress on the equality and human rights legal framework.

Welsh Government actions

 The Human Rights Act 1998 and Equality Act 2010 are reserved to the UK Government. The Welsh Government has powers within the Equality Act 2010 to make subordinate legislation and is also able to legislate to incorporate human rights or to provide additional human rights protections.

Read our assessment of the Welsh Government’s progress on the equality and human rights legal framework.

The assessment was made based on the evidence available up to 18/03/2021