§ Lord Lester of Herne Hill
asked Her Majesty's Government:
Whether they intend to introduce measures to make it unlawful for public authorities in the United Kingdom to exercise their public functions in a way which is indirectly discriminatory against women or men respectively. [HL3757]
§ Baroness Blackstone
Yes. When legislative time permits we will make it unlawful for public authorities generally to discriminate directly or indirectly on grounds of sex in the exericise of their functions.