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  1. Uzbekistan - Economic and social policy - Law, Act

    Law No. ZRU-400 of 20 January 2016 "To Approve the Customs Code of the Republic of Uzbekistan", as amended to 14 September 2017. - legislation on-line in Russian

    Adoption: 2016-01-20 | Date of entry into force: 2016-04-28 | UZB-2016-L-105819

    Section I: General provisions
    Section II: Customs regimes
    Section III: Application of customs regimes for transportation means and certain categories of goods
    Section IV: Customs control
    Section V: Section V. Currency control and monitoring of foreign trade operations in customs business
    Section VI: Customs clearance
    Section VII: Declarant, customs broker and customs clearance specialist
    Section VIII: Customs payments
    Section IX: Customs statistics. Information and communication technologies in the customs business. Protection of intellectual property rights
    Section X: Customs privileges for certain categories of foreign persons
    Section XI: Controlled distributions
    Section XII: Final provisions.

  2. Uzbekistan - Economic and social policy - Law, Act

    Law No. ZRU-393 of 26 August 2015 "On Sanitary-Epidemiological Sustainability of Population". - Legislation On-Line in Russian

    Adoption: 2015-08-26 | Date of entry into force: 2015-09-02 | UZB-2015-L-102447

    Sets the general concepts, state regulation in the sphere of sanitary-epidemiological sustainability of population, defining the main directions of state policy in this sphere, also sanitary rules, norms and hygienic normative; also introduces state bodies implementing sanitary control, competencies of state authorities, officials, their rights and duties. Regulates rights and duties of juridical entities and individuals in the sphere of sanitary-epidemiological sustainability; also sets the requirements for provision of sanitary-epidemiological sustainability; deals with organization and conduct of sanitary-hygienic and anti-epidemiological measures. Final provisions set, inter alia, dispute resolution, liability for violation of the legislation in this sphere.

  3. Uzbekistan - Economic and social policy - Law, Act

    Law No. 376-ZRU of 25 September 2014 "On Social Partnership". - Legislation On-Line in Russian

    Adoption: 2014-09-25 | Date of entry into force: 2015-01-01 | UZB-2014-L-98881

    Establishes, inter alia, the concept, general principles and forms of social partnership, state support to social partnership including property, state grants, subsidies, state social order, also stipulates the rights and duties of the subjects of social partnership including nongovernmental organizations, other institutes of civil society, state bodies in the relevant sphere; gives final provisions of the dispute solution, liability for the violation of the legislation.

  4. Uzbekistan - Economic and social policy - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Presidential Decree of 5 January 2006 on measures to stimulate the increase of cooperation between important industrial enterprises and production of services on the basis of development of work at home (Text No. 23).

    Adoption: 2006-01-05 | UZB-2006-R-73567

  5. Uzbekistan - Economic and social policy - Law, Act

    Act of 11 December 2003 on private entrepreneurship (Text No. 8).

    Adoption: 2003-12-11 | UZB-2003-L-67308

    Provides for creation procedure of private entreprises, state registration, entreprise management, labour relations, and guarantees of freedom of activity.

  6. Uzbekistan - Economic and social policy - Law, Act

    Act No. 362 of 5 April 2002 on wastes (Text No. 72).

    Adoption: 2002-04-05 | UZB-2002-L-61996

    Provides for treatment of waste, rights and obligations of citizens and legal persons, transport and storage of waste, and financing measures.

  7. Uzbekistan - Economic and social policy - Law, Act

    Act No. 609 of 30 April 1998 on foreign investment (Text No. 91).

    Adoption: 1998-04-30 | UZB-1998-L-51787

  8. Uzbekistan - Economic and social policy - Law, Act

    Act No. 611 of 30 April 1998 on guarantees and measures of protection of foreign investors' rights (Text No. 93).

    Adoption: 1998-04-30 | UZB-1998-L-51788

  9. Uzbekistan - Economic and social policy - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Presidential Decree of 9 April 1998 on measures for further stimulation of the development of private enterprises, and small and medium-size businesses (Text No. 64).

    Adoption: 1998-04-09 | UZB-1998-R-50865

  10. Uzbekistan - Economic and social policy - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Presidential Decree No. UP-1467 of 31 May 1996 on supplementary measures to stimulate creation and activity of enterprises with foreign investments (Text No. 84).

    Adoption: 1996-05-31 | UZB-1996-R-45507

    Provides for easier conditions for enterprises to be created, registered, as well as fiscal, banking and visa advantages to facilitate foreign investment.

  11. Uzbekistan - Economic and social policy - Law, Act

    Act No. 221 of 26 April 1996 on protection of consumers' rights (Text No. 59).

    Adoption: 1996-04-26 | Date of entry into force: 1996-05-01 | UZB-1996-L-45505

    Provides, inter alia, for basic rights of consumers, rules of commerce and service, information on products (services, labour), compensation system, responsibilities, and legal protection. Put into force by Decree No. 222 of 26 April 1996 (Text No. 60).

  12. Uzbekistan - Economic and social policy - Law, Act

    Act No. 223 of 26 April 1996 on joint-stock companies and protection of shareholders' rights (Text No. 61).

    Adoption: 1996-04-26 | Date of entry into force: 1996-05-01 | UZB-1996-L-45506

    Governs, inter alia, the legal situation of joint stock companies, responsibility of companies, types of companies, branches, statutes, types of shares, shareholders' rights, share sale, share price, shareholders register, dividends, administration bodies, reorganization, liquidation, and guaranties of rights and interests of the shareholders. Put into force by Decree No. 224 of 26 April 1996 (Text No. 62). Available in English.

  13. Uzbekistan - Economic and social policy - Law, Act

    Act No. 220 of 25 April 1996 on Free Economic Zones (Text No. 58).

    Adoption: 1996-04-25 | UZB-1996-L-45504

    Provides for the creation of free economic zones, guarantees of rights and interests of citizens and legal persons, development programmes, labour market (labour force is local but can be from other parts of Uzbekistan or foreign), and administration. Available in English.

  14. Uzbekistan - Economic and social policy - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Decree of 12 February 1996 on improvement of the procedure for the creation, State registration and activity of enterprises that have foreign investment.

    Adoption: 1996-02-12 | UZB-1996-R-51073

    Specifies what enterprises are to be considered joint ventures with foreign participation or wholly-owned foreign companies. Also deals with creation and registration of such companies in Uzbekistan and specifies the conditions under which they operate in the Republic.

  15. Uzbekistan - Economic and social policy - Law, Act

    Act of 21 December 1995 on the Stimulation of Small and Private Entrepreneurship.

    Adoption: 1995-12-21 | UZB-1995-L-51076

    Seeks to encourage small-scale entrepreneurship in industry, construction, agriculture, services and retail trade. Small businesses with sole proprietors are subject to registration with the local public authorities. The State guarantees to small businesses equal opportunities for access to material, financial, labour and other resources.

  16. Uzbekistan - Economic and social policy - Law, Act

    Act of 19 November 1991 on privatization, as amended to 31 August 1995.

    Adoption: 1995-08-31 | UZB-1995-L-51074

    Provides the legal basis for the privatization program in the Republic. Sets the general rules for the disposition of State assets. Exempts from privatization land, its subsoil, internal waters and other natural ressources.

  17. Uzbekistan - Economic and social policy - Law, Act

    Act of 9 December 1992 on business companies and partnerships, as amended up to 15 December 2000 [consolidation].

    Adoption: 1995-08-31 | Date of entry into force: 1992-12-09 | UZB-1995-L-51075

    Establishes general principles of company law in Uzbekistan and creates three broad classes of economic associations: joint-stock companies, limited liability and additional liability companies, and partnerships.

  18. Uzbekistan - Economic and social policy - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Decree No. 162 of 26 July 1995 on the creation of the Agency for protection of private enterprise and small businesses.

    Adoption: 1995-07-26 | UZB-1995-R-42907

  19. Uzbekistan - Economic and social policy - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Decree No. 163 of 26 July 1995 on the creation of the Fund for support of private enterprise and small businesses (Business Fund).

    Adoption: 1995-07-26 | UZB-1995-R-42908

  20. Uzbekistan - Economic and social policy - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Presidential Decree of 24 November 1994 to improve the efficiency of land use.

    Adoption: 1994-11-24 | UZB-1994-R-38967

    Provides for banks to grant citizens necessary credits to buy plots of land.

  21. Uzbekistan - Economic and social policy - Law, Act

    Act of 5 May 1994 on Bankruptcy, as amended to 28 August 1998 (Text No. 168).

    Adoption: 1994-05-05 | UZB-1998-L-53341

  22. Uzbekistan - Economic and social policy - Law, Act

    Act of 2 July 1992 on limitation of monopolistic activities.

    Adoption: 1992-07-02 | UZB-1992-L-52516

    Entered into force by Decree of the Supreme Soviet of 2 July 1992.

  23. Uzbekistan - Economic and social policy - Law, Act

    Act of 14 June 1991 on foreign investments, as amended to 2 July 1992.

    Adoption: 1992-07-02 | UZB-1992-L-52522

  24. Uzbekistan - Economic and social policy - Law, Act

    Act of 19 November 1991 on denationalization and privatization.

    Adoption: 1991-11-19 | UZB-1991-L-52520

  25. Uzbekistan - Economic and social policy - Law, Act

    Law No. 425-XII of 19 November 1991 on Denationalization and Privatization. - Legislation On-Line

    Adoption: 1991-11-19 | UZB-1991-L-90268

    Sets up organizational and legal basis for denationalization of state-owned assets and privatization of public assets. Article 19 provides, inter alia, for benefits and guarantees for employees of State owned organizations and regulates the question of job placement of the above mentioned category of employees.

  26. Uzbekistan - Economic and social policy - Law, Act

    Act of 15 February 1991 on enterprises, as amended up to 20 August 1999 [consolidation].

    Adoption: 1991-02-15 | UZB-1991-L-52519

    Provides for types of enterprises, economic associations of the enterprises, enterprise creation and registration procedure, ownership and property of the enterprise, management, bases of enterprises' economic activities, social guarantees, relations with the State, liquidation and reorganization.

  27. Uzbekistan - Economic and social policy - Law, Act

    Act of 31 October 1990 on property ownership, as amended up to 27 December 1996 [consolidation].

    Adoption: 1990-10-31 | UZB-1990-L-52518

    Provides for right to property, forms of property, private and collective property, State property, property of joint ventures and of citizens, organizations and States, and protection of the right to property.


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