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Original name: Rikoslaki
Name: Penal Code of Finland (39/1889).
Country: Finland
Subject(s): Criminal and penal law
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 1889
Entry into force:
ISN: FIN-1889-L-73924
Bibliography: Unofficial English Translation Unofficial English Translation Ministry of Labour, Finlex, Finland PDF PDF (consulted on 2006-07-06)
Acts on-line in Finnish and Swedish Acts on-line in Finnish and Swedish FINLEX, Ministry of Justice, Finland PDF in Finnish [as amended] PDF in Finnish [as amended] (consulted on 2011-03-21)
Abstract/Citation: Sets out the criminal offences. In particular, Chapter 47 (578/1995), deals with employment offences including work safety offences, working hours offences, work discrimination, violation of the rights of an employee representative, violation of the right to organise, employment agency offences work permit offences, allocation of liability and corporate criminal liability in employment offences.
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