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    Amendment of Law Protecting the Privacy and Security of the Citizens and State Administration Council Law No (3/2021) Fourth Amendment of the Ward or Village-Tract Administration Law

    February 18, 2021

    Vol. VII, No. 304, 3 rd Waxing of Tabodwe 1382 ME ww w.gnlm.com.mm Sunday , 14 February 2021 NATIONAL Special Session of Human Rights Council […]

    State Administration Council Law No (1/2021) Law Amending Yangon City Development Law and State Administration Council Law No (2/2021) Law Amending Mandalay City Development Law

    February 18, 2021

    2 Republic of the Union of MyanmarState Administration Council State Administration Council Law No (1/2021) Law Amending Yangon City Development Law 14th Waning of Pyatho […]

    Myanmar: Draft Cyber Security Law and Other Threats to Fundamental Freedoms

    February 12, 2021

    In Myanmar, the military’s actions in early February 2021, including a recently proposed draft cyber security law, threaten fundamental freedoms and violate international law. This ICNL analysis explores some of the key issues and concerns surrounding the draft law.

    UNSR Report: Disease Pandemics and the Freedom of Opinion and Expression

    May 4, 2020

    In this report, the UNSR on Freedom of Expression registers alarm that some efforts to combat the coronavirus disease pandemic may be failing to meet the standards of legality, necessity, and proportionality. The Special Rapporteur highlights five areas of concern, showing that access to information, independent media, and other free expression rights are critical to meeting the challenges of the pandemic.

    The Law Affecting Civil Society in Asia

    April 21, 2020

    Made up of more than 40 countries, Asia defies easy categorization. On the one hand, many countries are home to vibrant civil society sectors. On the other hand, in too many countries, state regulatory controls on civil society are becoming increasingly restrictive.

    Civic Freedom Digest: Trends in the Asia-Pacific Region

    February 21, 2020

    In this issue of the Civic Freedom Digest, ICNL highlights some of the key challenges and opportunities for civic freedoms across the Asia-Pacific region.

    Constitution

    July 29, 2013

    Constitution of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar (2008) Printing September, 2008 (10000) Copies Printed by Printing & Publishing Enterprise, Ministry of Information CONTENTS […]

    The Law Amending the Code of Civil Procedure

    July 29, 2013

    Established 1914 Volume XVI, Number 133 13th Waning of Wagaung 1370 ME Friday, 29 August, 2008 * Development of agriculture as the base and all-round […]

    The Labour Organization Law

    July 29, 2013

    The Labour Organization Law (The Pyidaungsu Hluttaw Law No. 7/2011) The 14th Waxing day of Thadinkyut 1373. ME. (11th October, 2011) Preamble The Pyidaungsu Hluttaw […]

    The Right to Peaceful Assembly and Peaceful Procession Act

    July 29, 2013

    Government of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar Ministry of Home Affairs Regulations relating to the Right to Peaceful Assembly and Peaceful Procession Unofficial […]

    Social Security Law

    July 29, 2013

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    The Law Amending Income Tax Law

    July 29, 2013

    The Law Amending Income Tax Law (The 2011 Pyidaungsu Hluttaw Law No. 4) 2nd Waxing of Thadingyut, 1373 ME (29 September, 2011) The Pyidaungsu Hluttaw […]

    Official Secrets Act

    November 18, 2012

    THE BURMA OFFICIAL SECRETS ACT [INDIA ACT XIX, 1923] (2nd April, 1923) 11. This Act extends to the whole of the Union of Burma, and […]

    The Motion Picture Law

    November 18, 2012

    The Motion Picture Law (The State Law and Order Restoration Council Law No.9/96) The 6th Waxing Day of Wagaung, 1358 M.E. (20th August, 1996) The […]

    Printers and Publishers Registration Act

    November 18, 2012

    Socialist Republic of the Union of Myanmar 1962 Printers and Publishers Registration Law (Law No. 1 amended by the Revolut ionary Council of the Union […]

    Law Amending the 1962 Printers and Publishers Registration Law

    November 18, 2012

    State Law and Order Restoration Council Law No 16/89 — the Law Amending the 1962 Printers and Publishers Registration Law of the State Law and […]

    The Law Amending the Myanmar Wireless Telegraphy Act

    November 8, 2012

    The State Law and Order Restoration Council The Law Amending the Myanmar Wireless Telegraphy Act (The State Law and Order Restoration Council Law No. 13/93) […]

    Wireless Telegraphy Act

    November 8, 2012

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    Myanmar: The Decree on the Right to Peaceful Assembly and Peaceful Procession

    October 11, 2012

    Myanmar: The Decree on the Right to Peaceful Assembly and Peaceful Procession 2012 Myanmar: The Decree on the Right to Peaceful Assembly and Peaceful Procession […]

    The Television and Video Law

    September 7, 2012

    The State Law and Order Restoration Council The Television and Video Law (The State Law and Order Restoration Council Law No. 8/96) The 14th Waxing […]

    The Electronic Transactions Law

    September 7, 2012

    The Union of Myanmar The State Peace and Development Council The Electronic Transactions Law ( The State Peace and Development Council Law No. 5/2004 ) […]

    Form for Registration of Associations and Organizations

    September 2, 2012

    Directive No. 1/88 of the Ministry of Home and Religious Affairs, signed by Maj-Gen. Phone Myint, prescribes the following Form for registration of associations and […]

    SLORC Order of the Organization for Building Law and Order in the State

    September 2, 2012

    SLORC Order 2/88 of 18 September 1988 Order No. 2/88 of the Organization for Building Law and Order in the State, dated 18 September 1988 […]

    Unlawful Associations Act

    September 2, 2012

    THE UNLAWFUL ASSOCIATIONS ACT. [India Act XIV, 1908.] (11 th December 1908)] 1-14. * * * PART II. UNLAWFUL ASSOCIATIONS. 15. In this Part – […]

    Law Relating to the Sangha Organization

    August 7, 2012

    Law Relating to the Sangha Organization. State LORC Law No. 20/90 of Oct. 31, 1990 Chapter I – Title and Definition 1. This law shall […]

    The Law Protecting the Peaceful and Systematic Transfer of State Responsibility and the Successful Performance of the Functions of the National Convention against Disturbances and Oppositions

    August 7, 2012

    The Law Protecting the Peaceful and Systematic Transfer of State Responsibility and the Successful Perf ormance of the Functions of the National Convention against Disturbances […]

    Law Relating to Forming of Organizations

    August 7, 2012

    State LORC Law No. 6/88 of Sept. 30, 1988 The State Law and Order Restoration Council hereby enacts the following Law — Chapter I Title […]

    Emergency Provision Act, Section 5

    August 7, 2012

    Section 5 of the Emergency Provisions Act [Burma Act 17, 1950] (9 th March 1950) (Unofficial Translation) 5. Whoever does anything with any of the […]

    Country Reports: Asia Pacific

    September 1, 2002

      The International Journal of Not-for-Profit Law Volume 5, Issue 1, September 2002 Regional Developments in the South Pacific – Civil Society Legal Frameworks under […]