Commission for Equality and Human Rights
(Commission for Equality and Human Rights |CEHR)
The Commission for Equality and Human Rights, established under the Equality Act 2006, came into being on 1 October 2007. The Commission has since rebranded itself the Equality and Human Rights Commission (EHRC).
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