|Name:||Law on Development and Protection of Women, 2004 (No.08/NA) (promulgated under Decree No. 70/PO of 2004).|
|Country:||Lao People's Democratic Republic|
|Subject(s):||Equality of opportunity and treatment|
|Type of legislation:||Regulation, Decree, Ordinance|
|Entry into force:|
|Bibliography:||Unofficial English translation UNDP - Draft translation - March 2006, The National Assembly , Lao People's Democratic Republic, 20 p. (consulted on 2008-04-02)
Act on-line Lao PDR National Assembly PDF (consulted on 2009-04-16)
|Abstract/Citation:||Consists of 53 sections. Provides for equal treatment between men and women, including special rules against trafficking, forced labour, bonded labour, etc. of women and children.