(1) A person (A) who has the power to make a recommendation for or give approval to an appointment to a public office within section 50(2)(a)[, (b) or (d)], must not discriminate against a person (B)—
(a) in the arrangements A makes for deciding who to recommend for appointment or to whose appointment to give approval;
(b) by not recommending B for appointment to the office;
(c) by making a negative recommendation of B for appointment to the office;
(d) by not giving approval to the appointment of B to the office.
(2) A person who
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