Constitution as adopted on 27 September 1997.
All persons are equal before the law and are entitled to equal protection and application of the law. Men and women have equal rights.
Discrimination against persons by reason of difference in origin or country of birth, race, language, age, physical or health status, personal status, economic or social status, religion, education, or political ideology is unconstitutional.
Measures devised by the government to remove obstacles and promote the rights and liberties of some people to set them on an equal footing with others will not be regarded as discrimination.
Note: The complete text of the Constitution of Thailand and further information on the constitutional background of are provided by the International Constitutional Law Project at the University of
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