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Name: Law No. 22 of 2020 amending the Emergency Law No. 162 of 1958.
Country: Egypt
Subject(s): Public Health Policy And Regulations
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 2020-05-06
Entry into force:
ISN: EGY-2020-L-111244
Link: https://www.ilo.org/dyn/natlex/natlex4.detail?p_isn=111244&p_lang=en
Bibliography: Legislation on-line Legislation on-line Cyrilla Library, Egypt PDF of Law in Arabic PDF of Law in Arabic (consulted on 2021-04-30)
Abstract/Citation: Made up of 20 Articles, the Law amends the current State of Emergency, which has been in place since 2017. Adopted during the initial outbreak of the COVID-19 virus, the Law gives the government powers to restrict movement, association and gathering, the publication of information as well as restraint on trade, education and organisations.
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