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Law Amended to Give Lawmakers Added Protection (July 21, 2014) by Constance Johnson

The Indonesian House of Representatives (DPR), on July 8, 2014, adopted an amendment to the 2009 ...

Topic: Government ethics and transparency; Legislative bodies
Jurisdiction: Indonesia

Aceh Province Bans Daytime Food Sales During Ramadan (July 07, 2014) by Constance Johnson

The Wilayatul Hisbah, or Shariah Police, of Aceh Province, an area of Indonesia that applies Islamic ...

Topic: Church and state relations; Commerce; Religious minorities
Jurisdiction: Indonesia

Media Restrictions for Ramadan (June 30, 2014) by Constance Johnson

As reported on June 24, 2014, the Indonesian Broadcasting Commission (Komisi Penyiaran Indonesia, or KPI) has ...

Topic: Broadcasting; Church and state relations; Communications; Freedom of speech
Jurisdiction: Indonesia

Bylaw on Cultural Heritage of Bali Proposed (June 13, 2014) by Constance Johnson

On June 9, 2014, Bali's Governor, Made Mangku Pastika, submitted a proposed bylaw on preservation of ...

Topic: Cultural heritage; State and local government
Jurisdiction: Indonesia

Plan to Revise Law on Child Protection (May 22, 2014) by Constance Johnson

On May 14, 2014, Indonesia's Women's Empowerment and Child Protection Minister, Linda Amaliarai Gumelar, announced that ...

Topic: Child abuse; Children's rights; Crimes against children
Jurisdiction: Indonesia

Disability Rights Group Seeks New Law (April 28, 2014) by Constance Johnson

On April 21, 2014, Fajri Nursyamsi, a researcher at Indonesia's Legal and Policy Studies Center and ...

Topic: Civil rights and liberties; Treaties and International Agreements/Human Rights; United Nations Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities, 2006
Jurisdiction: Indonesia

Plan to Revise Foreign Investment Rules (April 17, 2014) by Constance Johnson

Indonesia's Coordinating Minister for Economic Affairs, Hatta Rajasa, announced on April 11, 2014, that in the ...

Topic: Foreign investments
Jurisdiction: Indonesia

Party Sues Election Commission over Disqualification (March 21, 2014) by Constance Johnson

On March 17, 2014, Hatta Rajasa, the chairman of Indonesia's National Mandate Party (Partai Amanat Nasional ...

Topic: Elections and politics; Political parties and affiliations
Jurisdiction: Indonesia

Dispute over Hallal Certificates (March 10, 2014) by Constance Johnson

A dispute over the authority to issue religious certificates has developed between the Indonesian Ministry of ...

Topic: Administrative law and regulatory procedures; Church and state relations; Food labeling
Jurisdiction: Indonesia

Campaign Ads Banned Outside Set Election Period (March 06, 2014) by Constance Johnson

Indonesia's Election Supervisory Committee (Badan Pengawas Pemilihan Umum, often called Bawaslu), the General Elections Commission, and ...

Topic: Elections and politics; Political advertising
Jurisdiction: Indonesia

Defense Cooperation Agreement Signed (February 07, 2014) by Constance Johnson

On February 4, 2014, Indonesia and the Netherlands signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) on cooperation ...

Topic: Education; International affairs; Military assistance
Jurisdiction: Indonesia; Netherlands

New Energy Regulation Passed (February 03, 2014) by Constance Johnson

On January 28, 2014, Indonesia's legislature passed a new regulation on energy, designed to gradually end ...

Topic: Coal; Energy; Energy prices; Oil and gas
Jurisdiction: Indonesia

Defense Cooperation Agreement Signed (January 29, 2014) by Constance Johnson

On January 23, 2014, Indonesia and Saudi Arabia signed their first agreement on cooperation in defense ...

Topic: International affairs; Terrorism; Treaties and International Agreements/Terrorism; Treaties and International Agreements/Weapons
Jurisdiction: Indonesia; Saudi Arabia

Export Ban on Unprocessed Minerals Comes into Effect (January 23, 2014) by Constance Johnson

On January 12, 2014, an Indonesian presidential decree prohibiting the export of unprocessed minerals came into ...

Topic: Import and export; Mining
Jurisdiction: Indonesia

Universal Health Care Program Implemented (January 06, 2014) by Constance Johnson

Indonesia's government has said it is implementing a universal health care program, beginning on January 1, ...

Topic: Health care funding; Health insurance
Jurisdiction: Indonesia

Bill on Money Laundering Considered in House (December 27, 2013) by Constance Johnson

Indonesia's House of Representatives (Dewan Perwakilan Rakyat Republik Indonesia) is considering a new law on money ...

Topic: Banks and financial institutions; Elections and politics; Money laundering
Jurisdiction: Indonesia

Proposal to Reduce Limits on Logging (December 26, 2013) by Constance Johnson

According to news reports, Indonesia is proposing to resume exports of logs from productive forests. This ...

Topic: Forests; Import and export; Natural resources
Jurisdiction: Indonesia

Government Planning to Reduce Exports of Shark Fins (November 05, 2013) by Constance Johnson

According to a November 4, 2013, news report, Indonesia's government is considering a plan ...

Topic: Animal protection ; Endangered species; Marine resources and fisheries
Jurisdiction: Indonesia

Regulation Mandates Proportion of Biodiesel in Diesel Fuel (September 30, 2013) by Constance Johnson

Indonesia's Ministry of Energy and Mineral Resources, in late August 2013, adopted a regulation that will ...

Topic: Energy; Natural resources
Jurisdiction: Indonesia

Regulation on Financial Services Adopted (August 22, 2013) by Constance Johnson

Muliaman D. Hadad, the head of Indonesia's Financial Services Authority (Otoritas Jasa Keuangan, or OJK), announced ...

Topic: Banks and financial institutions; Consumer protection
Jurisdiction: Indonesia

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Last updated: July 21, 2014