|Name:||Act on the Affairs of People with Disabilities, No. 59/1992.|
|Type of legislation:||Law, Act|
|Entry into force:|
|Published on:||Printed separately, 25 p.
|Bibliography:||Printed separately, 25 p.
English translation Laws and Regulations, Ministry of Social Affairs, Iceland PDF of Act as amended to Act No. 85/2015 (consulted on 2010-02-12)
Legislation on-line Parliament website - Althingi, Iceland PDF of Law in Icelandic as amended to Act No. 178/2011 (consulted on 2012-10-09)
|Abstract/Citation:||The aim of this Act is to ensure equality and living conditions for disabled persons that are comparable with those of other citizens (choice of residence, employment, access to transport and transport services, etc.). The Minister of Social Affairs is in charge of matters concerning disabled persons.|