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Name: Penal Code of the State Eritrea, 2015.
Country: Eritrea
Subject(s): Criminal and penal law
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 2015-05-15
Entry into force:
ISN: ERI-2015-L-101051
Bibliography: Legislation on-line Legislation on-line Refworld, United Nations High Commission for Refugees (UNHCR) PDF of Unofficial English Translation PDF of Unofficial English Translation (consulted on 2016-01-21)
Abstract/Citation: PART I - THE GENERAL PART
Book I - Offences and the Offender
Book II - Punishment
Book I - Offences Against International Law
Book II - Offences Against the Interests of the State
Book III - Offences Against the Person, Public Decency and the Family
Book IV - Offences Against Property
Book V - Offences Involving Drugs

The Penal Code replaces the Transitional Penal Code of Eritrea.

Art. 3 states that the Code will come into force once published in the Government Gazette. As at 14th September 2017, no information had been received confirming that the Code had been published.
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