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Name: National Security Law, 1988.
Country: Republic of Korea
Subject(s): General provisions
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 1988-02-25
Entry into force:
ISN: KOR-1988-L-78388
Bibliography: Unofficial English Translation Unofficial English Translation PDF PDF (consulted on 2008-04-29)
Abstract/Citation: Objective of the Act is to suppress anti-State acts that endanger national security and to ensure nation's security,
people's life and freedom. Crimes include forming anti-State groups, committing anti-State acts, willful help through provision of materials or money, praising or sympathising and failure to inform. Also provides for special prosecutions.

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