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Original name: Sekretesslag (1980:100).
Name: Secrecy Act (No. 100 of 1980).
Country: Sweden
Subject(s): Constitutional law
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 1980-03-20
Entry into force:
Published on: Internet:
ISN: SWE-1980-L-52477
Bibliography: Internet:
Act on-line in Swedish Act on-line in Swedish Notisum AB, Rättsnättet, Sweden (consulted on 2009-01-12)
Abstract/Citation: One of the constitutional texts of Sweden in a consolidated reprint with changes through April 1999. Contains 16 chapters covering, inter alia, scope of application, secrecy regarding the country's: security, monetary policy, public authority's control, and objective to prevent crime; secrecy regarding public economic order and individuals' private life; special secrecy provisions applicable to public authorities, and to courts; certain limitations to secrecy, provisions on registration and delivery of public documents, and liability in case of violation of professional secrecy.
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