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Equality Bill passed in Parliament and awaiting Royal Assent

The Equality Bill has passed the final stage in Parliament and will now become law.

Last night, MPs approved the new equality legislation and all its amendments without a vote.

There were fears that MPs could be forced to throw out amendments made in the House of Lords in order to reach agreement as the Bill entered the 'wash-up' phase yesterday, after prime minister Gordon Brown called an election.

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April 8, 2010

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