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Law of Republic of Kazakhstan on Electronic Document and Digital Signature

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Kazakhstan

Year of current version:2011
Date of entry into force of original text:January 7, 2003
Date of Text (Enacted):January 7, 2003
Type of Text:IP-related Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Copyright and Related Rights (Neighboring Rights), Other
Notes:
The preamble of the law states: 'This Law aims to regulate relations arising in the creation and use of electronic documents, authenticated by digital signatures, providing for the establishment, modification or termination of legal relations, as well as rights and duties of legal relations arising in the treatment of electronic documents, including the commission of the civil law transactions.'

It refers to a sequence of digital symbols known to registration certificate holder and intended for generation of digital signature using digital signature facilities.
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Russian

Закон Республики Казахстан «Об электронном документе и электронной цифровой подписи» Закон Республики Казахстан «Об электронном документе и электронной цифровой подписи», Complete document (pdf) [166 KB]

Related Legislation:
WIPO Lex No.:KZ031

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