|Original name:||Luât xu lư vi pham hành chính|
|Name:||Law on Handling of Administrative Violations (No. 15/2012/QH13).|
|Subject(s):||Civil, commercial and family law|
|Type of legislation:||Law, Act|
|Entry into force:|
|Bibliography:||Legislation on-line Electronic Government Portal, Cong Thông Tin Diên Tu, http://congbao.chinhphu.vn, Viet Nam PDF of Law in Vietnamese (consulted on 2012-12-03)
|Abstract/Citation:||This Law provides for the sanctioning of administrative violations and administrative handling measures. Administrative violations are any faulty acts which are committed by an individual or organization in violation of the State Management Law but does not constitute a crime and therefore must be administratively sanctioned in accordance with the law.
On the date that this Law comes into force, the Ordinance on the Handling of Administrative Violations (No. 44/2002/PL-UBTVQH10 of July 2, 2002) and its amendments shall cease to have effect except the provisions concerning the application of the measure of consignment to reformatory, education institution or medical treatment establishment which continue to be effective through to December 31 2013.