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Sudan
 
National | Legislation
 
Constitution

Text of the Constitution (2005) (see text of prior Constitution (1988))

Criminal Law

The Penal Code (2003) (applying in the following regions: Central, Eastern and Western Equatoria, Jongley, Lakes, Northern and Western Bahr el Ghazal, Unity, Upper Nile and Warab)

Code of Criminal Procedure (2003)

The Prison Act (2003)

The Police Regulations (2003)

The Criminal Act (1991) (ICRC Summary)

The National Security Forces Act (1999)

The National Service Act (1992)

The Treatment of Detainees of the Internal Security Organ (Organization) Regulations (1996)

Counter-terrorism

The Anti-Terrorism Law (2001) (Arabic)

Other

Presidential Decree No. 48 (2003): Creation of the National Commission for IHL

The Non-Governmental Organizations Act (2003)

Presidential Decree No. 14 (2002) for the re-establishment of the Committee for the Eradication of Abduction of Women and Children  (ICRC Summary)

A collection of extracts from Sudanese national law  (ICRC Summary)

Refugee law

See: "Citizenship Law in Africa: A Comparative Study", Open Society Institute (OSI), October 2010 (also available in French)   

   
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