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Name: Decree No. 2 of 1989.
Country: Sudan
Subject(s): Freedom of association, collective bargaining and industrial relations
Type of legislation: Regulation, Decree, Ordinance
Adopted on: 1989-06-30
Entry into force:
Published on: Separate photocopy, 1989-06-30
ISN: SDN-1989-R-42861
Bibliography: Separate photocopy, 1989-06-30
Abstract/Citation: Dissolves all political parties and stipulates that their properties are to be confiscated by the state. Suspends the governments of regions and departments as well as several other bodies such as trade unions and non-governmental organisations. Prohibits further publication of the existing press until a new licence is issued by a competent body. Transfers so-called emergency powers, which are enumerated in this decree, to the chairman of the revolution council, applicable in conjunction with the state of emergency which has been declared throughout the Sudan. Any resistance against the provisions of this decree may be punished with imprisonment.

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