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Name: Civil Code As Amended Proclamation No. 639/2009.
Country: Ethiopia
Subject(s): Civil, commercial and family law
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 2009-06-30
Entry into force:
Published on: Federal Negarit Gazeta, 2009-06-30, No. 46, pp. 4748-4749
ISN: ETH-2009-L-85142
Bibliography: Federal Negarit Gazeta, 2009-06-30, No. 46, pp. 4748-4749
Ethiopian Parliament Ethiopian Parliament Ethiopia PDF PDF (consulted on 2010-11-04)
Abstract/Citation: The following new sub-article (3) is added under Article 1723 of the 1960 Ethiopian Civil Code.
"3) Notwithstanding the provisions of sub-article (1) of this Article, a contract of mortgage concluded to provide security to a loan extended by a bank or a micro-financing institution may not require to be registered by a court or a notary."
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