Policy and Legislation: Other Countries
Note: Policy and legislation documents featured here only include documents in English or are English translation of the original documents, unless stated otherwise.
A Comparison of Disability Laws of Selected Countries in Asia (India, Republic of Korea, Thailand and Indonesia) compiled by Amar-Singh HSS and San Yuen Wah, updated 12 October 2023
Indonesia: Law on Disabilities (No. 8/2016); original name in Bahasa Indonesia: Undang-Undang Tentang Penyandang Disabilitas
- Specific amendments to sections of the RA 7277 can be accessed from the webpage on the National Council on Disability Affairs website.
Singapore: Enabling Masterplan
- Disability Discrimination Act 1992
- Accessibility and Inclusion Strategy by The Disability Royal Commission, Australia
Hong Kong, China: Disability Discrimination Ordinance, 1995
- Equality Act 2010 (full document)
- Mental Capacity Act 2005
United States of America: Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990