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Name: Law amending and supplementing a number of articles of the Criminal Procedure Code (No. 20/2000/QH10).
Country: Viet Nam
Subject(s): Criminal and penal law
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 2000-06-09
Entry into force:
Published on: Government Gazette, 2000-07-31, No. 28, pp. 12-18
ISN: VNM-2000-L-57323
Bibliography: Government Gazette, 2000-07-31, No. 28, pp. 12-18
Abstract/Citation: Amends and supplements the Criminal Procedure Code with regard to, inter alia, responsiblity of agencies and persons conducting legal proceedings; arrest of persons in urgent cases; detention; detention period; institution of criminal cases at the request of the victims; time limit for investigation; limits for restoration of investigation, additional investigation and reinvestigation; execution of death penalty, and several other matters.

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