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Name: Law No. 437-V of 12 September 2016 to Amend and Supplement the Law "On Migration".
Country: Turkmenistan
Subject(s): Human rights; Migrant workers
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 2016-09-12
Entry into force:
ISN: TKM-2016-L-105758
Bibliography: legislation on-line legislation on-line Zolotoy Vek [Turkmenistan information site], Turkmenistan PDF in Russian PDF in Russian (consulted on 2017-12-22)
Abstract/Citation: Supplements Article 1 (General concepts) with new paragraphs. Rephrases Article 12, which now reads: "Registry and withdrawal from registry of foreign citizens, persons without citizenship in the State Migration Service of Turkmenistan". Also rephrases part 4 of Article 13 (Registration of foreign citizens, persons without citizenship in other competent state bodies of Turkmenistan), supplementing it with new part 4-1. Makes wording changes in Article 14 (Granting residence permit), supplementing it with a new paragraph; also adds new paragraphs to Article 16 (Replacement of residence permit), Article 17 (Annulment of residence permit), Article 30 (Reasons for temporary restriction of exit from Turkmenistan for the citizens of Turkmenistan). Makes wording changes, inter alia, in Article 29 (Procedure of issuing a passport of a citizen of Turkmenistan for exit from and entry into Turkmenistan), Article 42 (Registration of citizens of Turkmenistan due to residence place and place of stay within the territory of Turkmenistan).
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