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Name: Circular No. 2 of 19 January 1982 - Legal Provisions Applicable to the Entry and Residence of Syrian and Non Syrian and Non Syrian Arabs and Aliens.
Country: Syrian Arab Republic
Subject(s): Migrant workers
Type of legislation: Miscellaneous (circular, directive, legal notice, instruction, etc.)
Adopted on: 1982-01-19
Entry into force:
ISN: SYR-1982-M-83628
Bibliography: Circular on-line in English Circular on-line in English Refworld, UNHCR PDF PDF (consulted on 2010-05-10)
Abstract/Citation: Clarifies that Act No.42 of 1975 is applicable to nationals of the Syrian Arab Republic and also covers Palestinian refugees registered in the Syrian Arab Republic (Article 14). The entry, exit, residence, and movement of Arab nationals are governed by Article 39 and 40 of Legislative Decree No.29 of 1970. Aliens are governed by the provisions of Legislative Decree No. 29.
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