|Original name:||Türk Ceza Kanunu ile Bazı Kanunlarda Değişiklik Yapılmasına Dair Kanun|
|Name:||Act No. 5918 dated 26/06/2009 to amend the Turkish Criminal Code and other Acts.|
|Subject(s):||Criminal and penal law|
|Type of legislation:||Law, Act|
|Entry into force:|
|Published on:||Resmi Gazete, 2009-07-09, No. 27283, pp. 11-12
|Bibliography:||Resmi Gazete, 2009-07-09, No. 27283, pp. 11-12
Turkish Gazette Resmi Gazette, Turkey PDF in Turkish (consulted on 2009-12-08)
|Abstract/Citation:||Repeals para 1 (h) of Article 13 of the Turkish Criminal Code No. 5237 and adds a paragraph to Article 55 (conditions for the release of the goods). Amends Article 165 (punishment in case of selling/buying, etc. of stolen goods) and adds a paragraph to Article 254 (corruption of foreign public servant). It amends Article 282 para 1 (value of assets), adds a para 2 to the same Article (value of assets) and other paragraphs linked to the previous ones.
It adds a para to Article 3 of Act No. 5271 dated 04/12/2004 on the reasoning to adopt in a penal judgement (competence of the military courts). Amends para 1 (a) of Article 250 of Act No. 5271 (trade of drugs) and replaces some words of the last sentence. Adds a sentence to para 3 of Article 253 (crime and mediation). Articles 3 and 250 applicable to pending investigations.