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Name: Public Emergency Regulations, 1998 (Public Notice No. 2 of 1998).
Country: Sierra Leone
Subject(s): Human rights
Type of legislation: Regulation, Decree, Ordinance
Adopted on: 1998-03-10
Entry into force:
Published on: Gazette, Public Notices, Supplement, 1998-03-12, Vol. 129, No. 13, pp. 2-11
ISN: SLE-1998-R-51520
Link: https://www.ilo.org/dyn/natlex/natlex4.detail?p_isn=51520&p_lang=en
Bibliography: Gazette, Public Notices, Supplement, 1998-03-12, Vol. 129, No. 13, pp. 2-11
Abstract/Citation: Provides for the unlimited detention of persons upon Presidential Order. Also provides for the control of arms, requisition of property, suspension of any law other than the Constitution in relation to criminal cases, and the imposition of a curfew. Prohibits smuggling and hoarding of essential commodities. Made under s. 29 of the Constitution.
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