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Vedlegg 9. Konvensjon om avskaffelse av alle former for diskriminering av kvinner med protokoll (autentisk engelsk tekst)
Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women, 18 December 1979
Art 15.1. States Parties shall accord to women equality with men before the law.
|2. States Parties shall accord to women, in civil matters, a legal capacity identical to that of men and the same opportunities to exercise that capacity. In particular, they shall give women equal rights to conclude contracts and to administer property and shall treat them equally in all stages of procedure in courts and tribunals.|
|3. States Parties agree that all contracts and all other private instruments of any kind with a legal effect which is directed at restricting the legal capacity of women shall be deemed null and void.|
|4. States Parties shall accord to men and women the same rights with regard to the law relating to the movement of persons and the freedom to choose their residence and domicile.|