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Name: Emergency Powers Act, Cap. 108 (No. 43 of 1964).
Country: Zambia
Subject(s): Human rights
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 1964-10-24
Entry into force:
ISN: ZMB-1964-L-66424
Link: https://www.ilo.org/dyn/natlex/natlex4.detail?p_isn=66424&p_lang=en
Bibliography: Emergency Powers Act Emergency Powers Act The Laws of Zambia, Vol. 8, 1996 Edition (Revised), Institute of Human Rights, Intellectual Property and Development Trust (HURID), Zambia, pp. 433-435 (consulted on 2004-12-02)
Legislation on-line Legislation on-line Laws of Zambia, Blackhall Publishing PDF PDF (consulted on 2019-03-18)
Abstract/Citation: Empowers President to make emergency regulations whenever an emergency proclamation is in force. President may make provision for detention of persons and restriction of movement. President may also authorise taking into possession or control of any property or undertaking; entering and search of any premise, as well as some other measures.

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