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Name: Turkish Criminal Code (Act No. 765).
Country: Türkiye
Subject(s): Criminal and penal law
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 1926-03-01
Entry into force:
ISN: TUR-1926-L-62099
Bibliography: Das Türkische Strafgesetzbuch (nach dem Stand vom 31. Januar 2001), 2001, Max-Planck-Institut für ausländisches und internationales Strafrecht, Freiburg im Breisgau, Deutschland, 340 p.
The Turkish Criminal Code (as amended to June 1964), 1976, Sweet & Maxwell Limited., London, UK, 190 p.
Abstract/Citation: Divided into 3 parts. First Part contains general provisions. Second part deals with different types of serious crime. Chapter 1 provides for crimes against the State, Chapter 2 for crimes against basic rights, Chapter 3 for crimes against public administration, Chapter 4 for crimes against administration of justice, Chapter 5 for crimes against public order, Chapter 6 for crimes against public trust, Chapter 7 for crimes against public safety, Chapter 8 for crimes against public morals and the family, Chapter 9 for crimes against persons, Chapter 10 for crimes against private property, and Chapter 11 for crimes in the area of information technology. Part III deals with minor offences. Available in English, as amended up to June 1964, and in German as amended up to January 2001.
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