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Name: Border Guard Law.
Country: Latvia
Subject(s): Public and civil servants
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 1997-11-27
Entry into force:
Published on: Unofficial English translation, 17 p.
ISN: LVA-1997-L-60194
Bibliography: Unofficial English translation, 17 p.
Abstract/Citation: Comprehensive legislation on the State Border Guard. Chapter II provides for organisational structure and deployment of the State Border Guard; Chapter III for tasks, duties and rights of border guards. Chapter IV regulates border guard recruitment, Chapter V awarding and removing of border guard service ranks, Chapter VI appointment to positions, assessment, transfer, suspension, discharge and retirement from border guard service, Chapter VII wearing of uniform, and Chapter VIII legal protection of border guards, remuneration, service and employment rights, leave, social guarantees, prohibition to join trade unions and participate in strikes, retirement and some related matters.

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