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Name: Federal Law No.6 of 2014 on the National Military Service and Reserve Force.
Country: United Arab Emirates
Subject(s): Public and civil servants
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 2014-05-28
Entry into force:
ISN: ARE-2014-L-98631
Bibliography: Legislation on-line in Arabic Legislation on-line in Arabic Prime Law Firm, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates PDF in Arabic PDF in Arabic (consulted on 2015-04-15)
Abstract/Citation: Establishing of the National and Reserve Service Authority at the General Headquarters of the Armed Forces has been endorsed. It will be the higher authority to oversee matters relating to national service, which is compulsory for all male citizens aged between 18 to 30 from the date of issuance of the law. Those under this category should be medically fit.

Enrollment will be optional for women after receipt of consent from their guardian, in accordance with the provisions of the law and associated regulations, decisions, regulations and instructions.
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