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Name: Zambia Police Act (No. 43 of 1965) (Cap. 107).
Country: Zambia
Subject(s): Public and civil servants
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 1965-03-04
Entry into force:
ISN: ZMB-1965-L-66426
Bibliography: Legislation on-line Legislation on-line Zambia Legal Information Institute (ZamLII), Zambia PDF of Act as consolidated to Act 14 of 1999 with subsidiary legislation PDF of Act as consolidated to Act 14 of 1999 with subsidiary legislation (consulted on 2017-05-26)
Abstract/Citation: Comprehensive legislation on organisation, function and discipline of Zambia Police Force. Divided into 12 parts. Part 1 (s. 1-2) contains preliminary provisions. Part 2 (s. 3-6) deals with composition and administration of Police Force. Part 3 (s. 7-12) provides for attestation, service and discharge. Part 4 (s. 13-25) regulates powers, duties and privileges of police officers. Part 5 (s. 26-28) provides for offence by police officers triable by criminal courts. Part 6 (s. 26-41) makes provision for discipline. Part 7 (s. 42-45) regulates disposal of unclaimed property. Part 8 (s. 46-47) deals with employment of police officers on special duty. Part 9 (s. 48-56) provides for special constables. Part 10 (s. 57) deals with pensions and gratuities; Part 11 (s. 58-61) with general offences. Part 12 (s. 62-64) contains miscellaneous provisions.
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