|Name:||Law No. 561-IV of 16 February 2012 on Military Service and Status of the Military.|
|Subject(s):||Public and civil servants|
|Type of legislation:||Law, Act|
|Entry into force:|
|Bibliography:||Legislation On-line Parliament of the Republic of Kazakhstan PDF of the Law in Russian (consulted on 2013-12-04)
|Abstract/Citation:||Regulates the relationship arising from military service of Kazakh citizens. Makes, inter alia, the legal distinction between a military draft and service based on a contract. Chapter 8 regulates the legal basis for State policy to ensure social protection of the military personnel.
Repeals the previous Law on Statute of the Military and Social Protection of their Families (Vedomosti Verkhovnogo Soveta, 1993, No. 2, p. 32) as well as Law on Military Draft and Military Service (Vedomosti Parlamenta, 2005, No. 14, p. 60).