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Name: Act No. 93 of 1995 to amend certain provisions of the Penal Code, the Code of Criminal Procedure and Act No. 76 of 1970 establishing the union of journalists.
Country: Egypt
Subject(s): Human rights
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 1995-05-28
Entry into force:
Published on: Al-jarida Al-Rasmiya, 1995-05-28, Vol. 38, No. 21suppl., pp. 3-5 (INFORM - P60206/1)
ISN: EGY-1995-L-40994
Link: https://www.ilo.org/dyn/natlex/natlex4.detail?p_isn=40994&p_lang=en
Bibliography: Al-jarida Al-Rasmiya, 1995-05-28, Vol. 38, No. 21suppl., pp. 3-5 (INFORM - P60206/1)
Abstract/Citation: Lays down penalties for libel and publication of false information and provocative material that is likely to breach the peace. Prescribes imprisonment of at least five years where such acts are committed with the intention of damaging the national economy.
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