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Name: Law No. 167 of 16 July 1997 to adopt the Criminal Code (as amended).
Country: Kazakhstan
Subject(s): Criminal and penal law
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 1997-07-16
Entry into force:
ISN: KAZ-1997-L-65070
Bibliography: Ugolovni Kodeks Respubliki Kazakhstan (as amended up to September 1999), 1999, Yurist, Almaty, Kazakhstan
English translation (as amended up to 2004) English translation (as amended up to 2004) Legislationline, Office for Democratic Institutions and Human Rights - OSCE, 135 p. PDF PDF (consulted on 2010-06-14)
Abstract/Citation: Unofficial English translation. Prohibits the incitement of social, national, tribal, racial or religious enmity (section 164). Contains specific provisions on crimes commited against families and juveniles and, in particular, a section on trading in juveniles (article 133). Makes provision for sanctions in case of violation of occupational safety rules (including in mining and construction work) (sections 152, 245 and 246).
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