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Name: Law No. 171 of 24 October 2016 "To Amend the Law "On External Migration"".
Country: Kyrgyzstan
Subject(s): Migrant workers
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 2016-10-24
Entry into force:
ISN: KGZ-2016-L-105684
Bibliography: Legislation from CIS Countries Legislation from CIS Countries SoyuzPravoInform (DOC.NORMES) (consulted on 2017-12-08)
Abstract/Citation: Introduces wording changes and new paragraphs, inter alia, in articles 1 (Main concepts used in this law), 5 (Competent state bodies), 6 (Entry permit for foreign citizens and persons without citizenship into the Republic of Kyrgyzstan, their stay in Kyrgyzstan, transit trip and exit from Kyrgyzstan), 8 (Registration of foreign citizens or persons without citizenship), 16 (Reasons for refusal to grant a visa and residence permit); also makes minor changes in articles 21, 22, 23, 29, 30, 31, 32, 33, 34, 38, 46, 47, 48. Rephrases Article 10 (Registration in authorised state body, in the sphere of registration of population), Article 13 (Granting of visas), Article 14 (Reasons for granting visas), Article 17 (Annulment of visa or residence permit), Article 19 (Prescription of departure from the Republic of Kyrgyzstan, administrative and mandatory expulsion from the borders of Kyrgyzstan), Article 43 (Procedure of formation of a general passport), Article 60 (Responsibility for admission to work of foreign citizens or persons without citizenship). Supplements Chapter 1 with new Article 14-1 (Reasons for extending the validity of visas). Repeals articles 11, 63.
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