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Name: Law on States of Emergency.
Country: Indonesia
Subject(s): General provisions
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 1959-12-16
Entry into force:
ISN: IDN-1959-L-47446
Bibliography: Law No. 23 of 1959 Law No. 23 of 1959 Emergency Law Database, Human Rights Center - Queen's University of Belfast - Faculty of Law, 13 p.
Abstract/Citation: Governs the declaration of a state of emergency, civil emergency, military emergency, and a state of war. During such states, authorities may detain persons, suspend commercial activities, suspend media, and require persons to perform compulsory labour (s. 30).

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