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Name: Ministerial Decree on the promulgation of executive Regulations for Federal Act No. 43 of 1992 regulating penitentiaries (No. 471 of 1995).
Country: United Arab Emirates
Subject(s): Criminal and penal law
Type of legislation: Regulation, Decree, Ordinance
Adopted on: 1995
Entry into force:
Published on: Unofficial English translation, 11 p.
ISN: ARE-1995-R-62115
Bibliography: Unofficial English translation, 11 p.
Abstract/Citation: Deals with various aspects of imprisonment. Chapter 3 regulates employment of prisoners, wages and occupational accidents. Section 48 provides that work in prison shall take place during week days except Fridays and official feasts. Works shall start at 8 a.m. and finish at 1 p.m. During Ramadan, work shall start at 9 a.m.. Section 50 provides for medical examination of prisoners. Sections 52-57 deal with prisoners' wages. Section 58 makes provision for occupational accidents.

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