|Nombre:||Elimination of Violence Against Women (EVAW) Law, 2009 (Presidential Decree No. 91 of 20 July 2009).|
|Tema(s):||Códigos penales, Códigos de procedimiento penal; Igualdad de oportunidades y de trato|
|Tipo de legislación:||Ley|
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|Bibliografía:||Legislation on-line Ministry of Women's Affairs, Afghanistan PDF of Decree in English (Consultado el 2016-06-15)
|Resumen/cita:||The Law was passed by Presidential Decree on the 20th of July 2009. It provides protection for women against violence as well as forced marriages, under-age marriages and polygamous relationships.
As at 2016, the EVAW Law had not yet been approved in parliament.