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Original name: Terorle Mucadele Kanunu ve Ceza Muhakemesi Kanunu ile Bazi Kanunlarda Degisiklik Yapilmasina dair Kanun
Name: Act No. 6526 to amend the Act on the Fight Against Terrorism, the Act on Criminal Procedures and some other Acts.
Country: Türkiye
Subject(s): Criminal and penal law
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 2014-02-21
Entry into force:
Published on: Resmi Gazete, 2014-03-06, No. 28933
ISN: TUR-2014-L-97687
Bibliography: Resmi Gazete, 2014-03-06, No. 28933
Gazette in Turkish Gazette in Turkish Turkey PDF in Turkish PDF in Turkish (consulted on 2014-12-03)
Abstract/Citation: It amends the following Acts:

- Act No. 3713 concerning the struggle against terrorism dated 12 April 1991: it adds a temporary article 14 (abolishement of specially empowered courts).

- New Turkish Criminal Code No. 5237 dated 26 September 2004:it replaces the words "from six months" to "from one year" of para 1 of article 135; replaces the words "from one year" to "from two years" of para 1 of article 136; replaces the words "jail sentence from six months to one year" with "jail sentence from one year to two years" mentioned in para 1 of article 138 and adds a new para 2 to the article (subject of the crime).

- Act No. 5271 of 4 December 2004, Criminal Procedure Code:
amends articles 91 para 2 (concrete evidence), article 94 (guarantee that a detainee is to be brought before the court within 24 hours of being detained), articles 100 para 1, para 1 article 116, para 1 of article 128, para 1 of article 134, para 1 of article 135, para 1 of article 139, article 140 (concrete evidence, investigation),; article 161 (crimes); 169 para 4 (investigations).
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