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Name: Armed Police Act, 2058 (2001) (No. 3).
Country: Nepal
Subject(s): Public and civil servants
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 2001-08-22
Entry into force:
Published on: Nepal Recorder, 2001-10-02, No. 17, pp. 176-190
ISN: NPL-2001-L-60214
Bibliography: Nepal Recorder, 2001-10-02, No. 17, pp. 176-190
Laws on-line in English Laws on-line in English Nepal Law Commission,, Nepal PDF of Act as amended to 2010 PDF of Act as amended to 2010 (consulted on 2011-08-11)
Abstract/Citation: Provides for formation and mobilisation of an armed police force. Chapter II deals with supervision, control, direction and administration of armed police force. Chapter III sets forth provisions concerning appointment, transfer, promotion, qualifications needed for candidacy, swearing-in, punishment and appeal, suspension, and immunity from arbitrary dismissal. Chapter 4 regulates duties and powers of armed police. Chapter 5 deals with different crimes and punishments. Finally, Chapter 6 provides for armed police special courts and appeals.

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