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Name: Law No. 570-V of 3 June 2017 "On Refugees".
Country: Turkmenistan
Subject(s): Human rights; Social assistance and services
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 2017-06-03
Entry into force:
ISN: TKM-2017-L-107027
Bibliography: legislation on-line legislation on-line Zolotoy Vek [Turkmenistan information site], Turkmenistan (consulted on 2018-08-21)
Abstract/Citation: Chapter I: General provisions (inter alia, general concepts, guarantees for the rights of persons applying for the granting of a status of a refugee, also the principle of the union of family, recognition of a person as a refugee)
Chapter II: Granting the status of a refugee, additional or temporary protection, loss or refuse of the status of a refugee and additional protection
Chapter III: Legal position of persons, who are granted the status of a refugee, additional or temporary protection
Chapter IV: Competencies of public authorities on the matters of refugees
Chapter V: Final provisions (inter alia, Foundation for the assistance to persons applying for the status of a refugee or additional protection, participation of foreign countries and international organizations on the matters of refugees in the procedure of granting and termination of the status of a refugee).
Repeals the previous law of 4 August 2012 "On Refugees" (Vedomosti Mejlisa Turkmenistana, 2012, No. 3, P. 62).

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