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Name: Ministerial Order No. 3 of 2008 with respect to designating businesses and administrative authorities in which a convict may be employed by virtue of an order of the punishment execution judge and the regulations of such employment.
Country: Bahrain
Subject(s): Elimination of forced labour
Type of legislation: Regulation, Decree, Ordinance
Adopted on: 2008-01-15
Entry into force:
Published on: English Translation of the Official Gazette, 2008-01-17, No. 2826, PP. 14-24 (INFORM - P60033)
ISN: BHR-2008-R-81810
Link: https://www.ilo.org/dyn/natlex/natlex4.detail?p_isn=81810&p_lang=en
Bibliography: English Translation of the Official Gazette, 2008-01-17, No. 2826, PP. 14-24 (INFORM - P60033)
Abstract/Citation: Article 1 - Provides that imprisonment maybe replaced by a manual or industrial job by the sentencing judge in accordance with the schedule to the Order
Article 2 - A register is to prepared by the sentencing judge with details of the convict and the employment they are in as well as the end of the employment
Article 3 - Authorities employing the convict must prepare a register of their attendance and leave. A copy is to be provided to the sentencing judge upon demand
Article 4 - The authority must observe the convict's ability to complete the daily work assigned to him within six hours time and in accordance with his physical condition
Article 5 - Procedures in case of absence
Article 6 - Entry into force of the Order
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