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Code of Criminal Procedures (as amended up to Decree No. 2035 of October 18, 2006, of the Presidium of the Supreme People's Assembly), Democratic People's Republic of Korea


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Year of Version 2006 Dates Adopted: March 3, 1950 Type of Text IP-related Laws Subject Matter Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, Other Notes The Code of Criminal Procedures is divided into 12 chapters, comprising 439 articles: Chapter 1 (Articles 1-8) on Fundamental Principles of Criminal Procedures; Chapter 2 (Articles 9-87) on General Provisions; Chapter 3 (Articles 88-105) on Evidences; Chapter 4 (Articles 106-121) on Defenses; Chapter 5 (Articles 122-133) on Jurisdictions; Chapter 6 (Articles 134-147) on Investigations; Chapter 7 (Articles 148-260) on Preliminary Proceedings; Chapter 8 (Articles 261-269) on Indictments; Chapter 9 (Articles 270-363) on Proceedings of First Instance, Chapter 10 (Articles 364-383) on Proceedings of Second Instance; Chapter 11 (Articles 384-418) on Appellate Remedies; and Chapter 12 (Article 419-439) on Enforcement of Decisions.

Available Texts Main text(s) Main text(s) Korean 조선민주주의인민공화국 형사소송법 (2006년 10월 18일 최고인민회의 상임위원회 정령 제2035호로 수정보충) PDF HTML
Legislation Relates to (4 text(s)) Relates to (4 text(s))
Criminal Code (as amended up to April 2009) (KP018)
Trademark Law of the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (as amended up to Decree No. 2614 of March 11, 2008, of the Presidium of the Supreme People’s Assembly) (KP002)
Law on Industrial Designs of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (as amended up to Decree No. 1235 of August 2, 2005, of the Presidium of the Supreme People's Assembly) (KP006)
Law on Software Industry of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (approved by Decree No. 533 of June 30, 2004, of the Presidium of the Supreme People's Assembly) (KP028)

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