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Name: Law No. RT I, 12.03.2015, 1 of 11 February 2015 on "National Defense".
Country: Estonia
Subject(s): General provisions; Public and civil servants
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 2015-02-11
Entry into force:
ISN: EST-2015-L-102031
Bibliography: Legislation On-Line Legislation On-Line Riigi Teataja, Estonia PDF in Estonian PDF in Estonian (consulted on 2016-06-11)
Abstract/Citation: Establishes general provisions, particularly setting scope of application of this law, purpose of national defense and its achievement (Chapter I); defense planning, strategic development documents (Chapter II); general and heightened defense readiness, war, mobilization and demobilization (Chapter III); international military cooperation (Chapter IV); labour and employment relations (Chapter V); object of national defense and protection (Chapter VI); public administration and supervision (Chapter VII); responsibility (Chapter VIII); implementing provisions (Chapter IX).
Makes a number of amendments, inter alia, in the following legal acts:
Trade Unions Act (Para 4), Public Information Act (section 35), Electronic Communications Act (Section 21), State of Emergency Act (inter alia, section 7, 9, 11, 15) Emergency Act (Para 31), Money Laundering and Terrorist Financing Prevention Act, The Health Insurance Act, the State Budget Act, The National Defense Duties Act, Amendment of Rescue Act. Repeals Peace-Time National Defense Act; International Military Cooperation Act.

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