Law Library of Congress - Global Legal Monitor: Global Legal Monitor: Belarus http://www.loc.gov/lawweb/servlet/lloc_news?home The Global Legal Monitor is an online publication from the Law Library of Congress covering legal news and developments worldwide. It is updated frequently and draws on information from the Global Legal Information Network, official national legal publications, and reliable press sources. You can search previous news by searching the archive. en-us Global Legal Monitor: Belarus: Government Will Confiscate Cars of Drunk Drivers http://www.loc.gov/lawweb/servlet/lloc_news?disp3_l205403781_text Crime and law enforcement - A new law that cracks down on drunk driving came into force in Belarus on October 24, 2013 (Law of the Republic of Belarus of July 12, 2013, No. 60-Z on Amendments to Certain Laws... The Global Legal Monitor from the Law Library of Congress covers legal news and developments worldwide. Wed, 11 Dec 2013 12:00:00 EST http://www.loc.gov/lawweb/servlet/lloc_news?disp3_l205403781_text Global Legal Monitor: Belarus: People Will Be Taxed for Not Working http://www.loc.gov/lawweb/servlet/lloc_news?disp3_l205403770_text Employee hiring; Income tax; Labor; Taxation - A new law that cracks down on drunk driving came into force in Belarus on October 24, 2013 (Law of the Republic of Belarus of July 12, 2013, No. 60-Z on Amendments to Certain Laws The Ministry of Finance of Belarus recently proposed legislation that introduces a tax on non-working citizens who do not pay taxes and therefore do not contribute to the budget revenues. If passed, as of January 1,... The Global Legal Monitor from the Law Library of Congress covers legal news and developments worldwide. Tue, 26 Nov 2013 12:00:00 EST http://www.loc.gov/lawweb/servlet/lloc_news?disp3_l205403770_text Global Legal Monitor: Belarus: Employee Termination of Labor Contracts Prohibited http://www.loc.gov/lawweb/servlet/lloc_news?disp3_l205403480_text Labor - A new law that cracks down on drunk driving came into force in Belarus on October 24, 2013 (Law of the Republic of Belarus of July 12, 2013, No. 60-Z on Amendments to Certain Laws The Ministry of Finance of Belarus recently proposed legislation that introduces a tax on non-working citizens who do not pay taxes and therefore do not contribute to the budget revenues. If passed, as of January 1, On December 7, 2012, President Lukashenko of Belarus issued a decree entitled "Additional Measures to Develop the Lumber Industry." (Text [in Russian], President of the Republic of Belarus website (last visited Jan.... The Global Legal Monitor from the Law Library of Congress covers legal news and developments worldwide. Thu, 07 Feb 2013 12:00:00 EST http://www.loc.gov/lawweb/servlet/lloc_news?disp3_l205403480_text Global Legal Monitor: Belarus: Official Online Publication of Legal Acts http://www.loc.gov/lawweb/servlet/lloc_news?disp3_l205403064_text Communications - A new law that cracks down on drunk driving came into force in Belarus on October 24, 2013 (Law of the Republic of Belarus of July 12, 2013, No. 60-Z on Amendments to Certain Laws The Ministry of Finance of Belarus recently proposed legislation that introduces a tax on non-working citizens who do not pay taxes and therefore do not contribute to the budget revenues. If passed, as of January 1, On December 7, 2012, President Lukashenko of Belarus issued a decree entitled "Additional Measures to Develop the Lumber Industry." (Text [in Russian], President of the Republic of Belarus website (last visited Jan. On February 24, 2012, President Aleksandr Lukashenko of Belarus issued two decrees amending the system of official publication of legal acts in the country. According to these decrees, as of July 1, 2012, online publication of... The Global Legal Monitor from the Law Library of Congress covers legal news and developments worldwide. Mon, 02 Apr 2012 12:00:00 EDT http://www.loc.gov/lawweb/servlet/lloc_news?disp3_l205403064_text Global Legal Monitor: Belarus: Browsing Foreign Websites a Misdemeanor http://www.loc.gov/lawweb/servlet/lloc_news?disp3_l205402929_text Communications - A new law that cracks down on drunk driving came into force in Belarus on October 24, 2013 (Law of the Republic of Belarus of July 12, 2013, No. 60-Z on Amendments to Certain Laws The Ministry of Finance of Belarus recently proposed legislation that introduces a tax on non-working citizens who do not pay taxes and therefore do not contribute to the budget revenues. If passed, as of January 1, On December 7, 2012, President Lukashenko of Belarus issued a decree entitled "Additional Measures to Develop the Lumber Industry." (Text [in Russian], President of the Republic of Belarus website (last visited Jan. On February 24, 2012, President Aleksandr Lukashenko of Belarus issued two decrees amending the system of official publication of legal acts in the country. According to these decrees, as of July 1, 2012, online publication of On December 21, 2011, the governmental portal dedicated to official publication of laws and other legal acts issued in the Republic of Belarus published Law No. 317-3 of November 25, 2011, on Amendments to the Code... The Global Legal Monitor from the Law Library of Congress covers legal news and developments worldwide. Fri, 30 Dec 2011 12:00:00 EST http://www.loc.gov/lawweb/servlet/lloc_news?disp3_l205402929_text Global Legal Monitor: Belarus: Protestant Church Ordered to Pay Damages http://www.loc.gov/lawweb/servlet/lloc_news?disp3_l205402139_text Environmental protection - A new law that cracks down on drunk driving came into force in Belarus on October 24, 2013 (Law of the Republic of Belarus of July 12, 2013, No. 60-Z on Amendments to Certain Laws The Ministry of Finance of Belarus recently proposed legislation that introduces a tax on non-working citizens who do not pay taxes and therefore do not contribute to the budget revenues. If passed, as of January 1, On December 7, 2012, President Lukashenko of Belarus issued a decree entitled "Additional Measures to Develop the Lumber Industry." (Text [in Russian], President of the Republic of Belarus website (last visited Jan. On February 24, 2012, President Aleksandr Lukashenko of Belarus issued two decrees amending the system of official publication of legal acts in the country. According to these decrees, as of July 1, 2012, online publication of On December 21, 2011, the governmental portal dedicated to official publication of laws and other legal acts issued in the Republic of Belarus published Law No. 317-3 of November 25, 2011, on Amendments to the Code On July 29, 2010, the Minsk City Economic Court, in Belarus, ordered a church to pay compensation for environmental damage it allegedly caused in the city. The New Life Church (NLC), a Protestant congregation, was asked... The Global Legal Monitor from the Law Library of Congress covers legal news and developments worldwide. Mon, 02 Aug 2010 12:00:00 EDT http://www.loc.gov/lawweb/servlet/lloc_news?disp3_l205402139_text Global Legal Monitor: Belarus: Work Experience Qualification for Judicial Experts Simplified http://www.loc.gov/lawweb/servlet/lloc_news?disp3_l205401486_text Judiciary - A new law that cracks down on drunk driving came into force in Belarus on October 24, 2013 (Law of the Republic of Belarus of July 12, 2013, No. 60-Z on Amendments to Certain Laws The Ministry of Finance of Belarus recently proposed legislation that introduces a tax on non-working citizens who do not pay taxes and therefore do not contribute to the budget revenues. If passed, as of January 1, On December 7, 2012, President Lukashenko of Belarus issued a decree entitled "Additional Measures to Develop the Lumber Industry." (Text [in Russian], President of the Republic of Belarus website (last visited Jan. On February 24, 2012, President Aleksandr Lukashenko of Belarus issued two decrees amending the system of official publication of legal acts in the country. According to these decrees, as of July 1, 2012, online publication of On December 21, 2011, the governmental portal dedicated to official publication of laws and other legal acts issued in the Republic of Belarus published Law No. 317-3 of November 25, 2011, on Amendments to the Code On July 29, 2010, the Minsk City Economic Court, in Belarus, ordered a church to pay compensation for environmental damage it allegedly caused in the city. The New Life Church (NLC), a Protestant congregation, was asked On January 6, 2009, the Ministry of Justice of the Republic of Belarus (MOJ) significantly simplified the procedure for obtaining a qualification certificate as a "judicial expert" by issuing the Regulations on Judicial Experts' Certification. (Decision... The Global Legal Monitor from the Law Library of Congress covers legal news and developments worldwide. Tue, 11 Aug 2009 12:00:00 EDT http://www.loc.gov/lawweb/servlet/lloc_news?disp3_l205401486_text Global Legal Monitor: Belarus: Flat Taxation System Introduced http://www.loc.gov/lawweb/servlet/lloc_news?disp3_l205401460_text Taxation - A new law that cracks down on drunk driving came into force in Belarus on October 24, 2013 (Law of the Republic of Belarus of July 12, 2013, No. 60-Z on Amendments to Certain Laws The Ministry of Finance of Belarus recently proposed legislation that introduces a tax on non-working citizens who do not pay taxes and therefore do not contribute to the budget revenues. If passed, as of January 1, On December 7, 2012, President Lukashenko of Belarus issued a decree entitled "Additional Measures to Develop the Lumber Industry." (Text [in Russian], President of the Republic of Belarus website (last visited Jan. On February 24, 2012, President Aleksandr Lukashenko of Belarus issued two decrees amending the system of official publication of legal acts in the country. According to these decrees, as of July 1, 2012, online publication of On December 21, 2011, the governmental portal dedicated to official publication of laws and other legal acts issued in the Republic of Belarus published Law No. 317-3 of November 25, 2011, on Amendments to the Code On July 29, 2010, the Minsk City Economic Court, in Belarus, ordered a church to pay compensation for environmental damage it allegedly caused in the city. The New Life Church (NLC), a Protestant congregation, was asked On January 6, 2009, the Ministry of Justice of the Republic of Belarus (MOJ) significantly simplified the procedure for obtaining a qualification certificate as a "judicial expert" by issuing the Regulations on Judicial Experts' Certification. (Decision In 2009, the Republic of Belarus joined the countries that have a flat income tax system. Previously, income tax rates for individuals as defined under the Law of the Republic of Belarus on Natural Persons' Income... The Global Legal Monitor from the Law Library of Congress covers legal news and developments worldwide. Thu, 30 Jul 2009 12:00:00 EDT http://www.loc.gov/lawweb/servlet/lloc_news?disp3_l205401460_text Global Legal Monitor: Belarus: Children Banned from Travel Abroad http://www.loc.gov/lawweb/servlet/lloc_news?disp3_l20540939_text Children - A new law that cracks down on drunk driving came into force in Belarus on October 24, 2013 (Law of the Republic of Belarus of July 12, 2013, No. 60-Z on Amendments to Certain Laws The Ministry of Finance of Belarus recently proposed legislation that introduces a tax on non-working citizens who do not pay taxes and therefore do not contribute to the budget revenues. If passed, as of January 1, On December 7, 2012, President Lukashenko of Belarus issued a decree entitled "Additional Measures to Develop the Lumber Industry." (Text [in Russian], President of the Republic of Belarus website (last visited Jan. On February 24, 2012, President Aleksandr Lukashenko of Belarus issued two decrees amending the system of official publication of legal acts in the country. According to these decrees, as of July 1, 2012, online publication of On December 21, 2011, the governmental portal dedicated to official publication of laws and other legal acts issued in the Republic of Belarus published Law No. 317-3 of November 25, 2011, on Amendments to the Code On July 29, 2010, the Minsk City Economic Court, in Belarus, ordered a church to pay compensation for environmental damage it allegedly caused in the city. The New Life Church (NLC), a Protestant congregation, was asked On January 6, 2009, the Ministry of Justice of the Republic of Belarus (MOJ) significantly simplified the procedure for obtaining a qualification certificate as a "judicial expert" by issuing the Regulations on Judicial Experts' Certification. (Decision In 2009, the Republic of Belarus joined the countries that have a flat income tax system. Previously, income tax rates for individuals as defined under the Law of the Republic of Belarus on Natural Persons' Income On December 16, 2008, President Alexander Lukashenko of Belarus issued a decree prohibiting organized travel of groups of Belarusian children to the United States and member countries of the European Union. Individual travel with the parents... The Global Legal Monitor from the Law Library of Congress covers legal news and developments worldwide. Fri, 23 Jan 2009 12:00:00 EST http://www.loc.gov/lawweb/servlet/lloc_news?disp3_l20540939_text Global Legal Monitor: Belarus: National Population Database http://www.loc.gov/lawweb/servlet/lloc_news?disp3_l20540601_text Administrative law and regulatory procedures - A new law that cracks down on drunk driving came into force in Belarus on October 24, 2013 (Law of the Republic of Belarus of July 12, 2013, No. 60-Z on Amendments to Certain Laws The Ministry of Finance of Belarus recently proposed legislation that introduces a tax on non-working citizens who do not pay taxes and therefore do not contribute to the budget revenues. If passed, as of January 1, On December 7, 2012, President Lukashenko of Belarus issued a decree entitled "Additional Measures to Develop the Lumber Industry." (Text [in Russian], President of the Republic of Belarus website (last visited Jan. On February 24, 2012, President Aleksandr Lukashenko of Belarus issued two decrees amending the system of official publication of legal acts in the country. According to these decrees, as of July 1, 2012, online publication of On December 21, 2011, the governmental portal dedicated to official publication of laws and other legal acts issued in the Republic of Belarus published Law No. 317-3 of November 25, 2011, on Amendments to the Code On July 29, 2010, the Minsk City Economic Court, in Belarus, ordered a church to pay compensation for environmental damage it allegedly caused in the city. The New Life Church (NLC), a Protestant congregation, was asked On January 6, 2009, the Ministry of Justice of the Republic of Belarus (MOJ) significantly simplified the procedure for obtaining a qualification certificate as a "judicial expert" by issuing the Regulations on Judicial Experts' Certification. (Decision In 2009, the Republic of Belarus joined the countries that have a flat income tax system. Previously, income tax rates for individuals as defined under the Law of the Republic of Belarus on Natural Persons' Income On December 16, 2008, President Alexander Lukashenko of Belarus issued a decree prohibiting organized travel of groups of Belarusian children to the United States and member countries of the European Union. Individual travel with the parents On July 28, 2008, the President of Belarus signed the Law on Population Registry. The Law provides for the creation of a database that will include information on all citizens and... The Global Legal Monitor from the Law Library of Congress covers legal news and developments worldwide. Fri, 29 Aug 2008 12:00:00 EDT http://www.loc.gov/lawweb/servlet/lloc_news?disp3_l20540601_text Global Legal Monitor: Belarus: Individual Credit History Will Be Regulated by Law http://www.loc.gov/lawweb/servlet/lloc_news?disp3_l20540602_text Banks and financial institutions - A new law that cracks down on drunk driving came into force in Belarus on October 24, 2013 (Law of the Republic of Belarus of July 12, 2013, No. 60-Z on Amendments to Certain Laws The Ministry of Finance of Belarus recently proposed legislation that introduces a tax on non-working citizens who do not pay taxes and therefore do not contribute to the budget revenues. If passed, as of January 1, On December 7, 2012, President Lukashenko of Belarus issued a decree entitled "Additional Measures to Develop the Lumber Industry." (Text [in Russian], President of the Republic of Belarus website (last visited Jan. On February 24, 2012, President Aleksandr Lukashenko of Belarus issued two decrees amending the system of official publication of legal acts in the country. According to these decrees, as of July 1, 2012, online publication of On December 21, 2011, the governmental portal dedicated to official publication of laws and other legal acts issued in the Republic of Belarus published Law No. 317-3 of November 25, 2011, on Amendments to the Code On July 29, 2010, the Minsk City Economic Court, in Belarus, ordered a church to pay compensation for environmental damage it allegedly caused in the city. The New Life Church (NLC), a Protestant congregation, was asked On January 6, 2009, the Ministry of Justice of the Republic of Belarus (MOJ) significantly simplified the procedure for obtaining a qualification certificate as a "judicial expert" by issuing the Regulations on Judicial Experts' Certification. (Decision In 2009, the Republic of Belarus joined the countries that have a flat income tax system. Previously, income tax rates for individuals as defined under the Law of the Republic of Belarus on Natural Persons' Income On December 16, 2008, President Alexander Lukashenko of Belarus issued a decree prohibiting organized travel of groups of Belarusian children to the United States and member countries of the European Union. Individual travel with the parents On July 28, 2008, the President of Belarus signed the Law on Population Registry. The Law provides for the creation of a database that will include information on all citizens and On August 20, 2008, the lower chamber of the Belarus legislature approved the Credit History Law, which obligates all banks and credit institutions operating in Belarus to inform the National Bank of Belarus about borrowing and... The Global Legal Monitor from the Law Library of Congress covers legal news and developments worldwide. Fri, 29 Aug 2008 12:00:00 EDT http://www.loc.gov/lawweb/servlet/lloc_news?disp3_l20540602_text Global Legal Monitor: Belarus: New Rules for Property Registration http://www.loc.gov/lawweb/servlet/lloc_news?disp3_l20540461_text Property - A new law that cracks down on drunk driving came into force in Belarus on October 24, 2013 (Law of the Republic of Belarus of July 12, 2013, No. 60-Z on Amendments to Certain Laws The Ministry of Finance of Belarus recently proposed legislation that introduces a tax on non-working citizens who do not pay taxes and therefore do not contribute to the budget revenues. If passed, as of January 1, On December 7, 2012, President Lukashenko of Belarus issued a decree entitled "Additional Measures to Develop the Lumber Industry." (Text [in Russian], President of the Republic of Belarus website (last visited Jan. On February 24, 2012, President Aleksandr Lukashenko of Belarus issued two decrees amending the system of official publication of legal acts in the country. According to these decrees, as of July 1, 2012, online publication of On December 21, 2011, the governmental portal dedicated to official publication of laws and other legal acts issued in the Republic of Belarus published Law No. 317-3 of November 25, 2011, on Amendments to the Code On July 29, 2010, the Minsk City Economic Court, in Belarus, ordered a church to pay compensation for environmental damage it allegedly caused in the city. The New Life Church (NLC), a Protestant congregation, was asked On January 6, 2009, the Ministry of Justice of the Republic of Belarus (MOJ) significantly simplified the procedure for obtaining a qualification certificate as a "judicial expert" by issuing the Regulations on Judicial Experts' Certification. (Decision In 2009, the Republic of Belarus joined the countries that have a flat income tax system. Previously, income tax rates for individuals as defined under the Law of the Republic of Belarus on Natural Persons' Income On December 16, 2008, President Alexander Lukashenko of Belarus issued a decree prohibiting organized travel of groups of Belarusian children to the United States and member countries of the European Union. Individual travel with the parents On July 28, 2008, the President of Belarus signed the Law on Population Registry. The Law provides for the creation of a database that will include information on all citizens and On August 20, 2008, the lower chamber of the Belarus legislature approved the Credit History Law, which obligates all banks and credit institutions operating in Belarus to inform the National Bank of Belarus about borrowing and On April 16, 2008, the Parliament of Belarus passed amendments to the Law on State Registration of Real Estate. The amendments deal with the transfer of ownership rights and other transactions involving real estate. Aimed at... The Global Legal Monitor from the Law Library of Congress covers legal news and developments worldwide. Fri, 02 May 2008 12:00:00 EDT http://www.loc.gov/lawweb/servlet/lloc_news?disp3_l20540461_text Global Legal Monitor: Belarus: Elimination of State Assistance http://www.loc.gov/lawweb/servlet/lloc_news?disp3_l20540183_text Social Welfare - A new law that cracks down on drunk driving came into force in Belarus on October 24, 2013 (Law of the Republic of Belarus of July 12, 2013, No. 60-Z on Amendments to Certain Laws The Ministry of Finance of Belarus recently proposed legislation that introduces a tax on non-working citizens who do not pay taxes and therefore do not contribute to the budget revenues. If passed, as of January 1, On December 7, 2012, President Lukashenko of Belarus issued a decree entitled "Additional Measures to Develop the Lumber Industry." (Text [in Russian], President of the Republic of Belarus website (last visited Jan. On February 24, 2012, President Aleksandr Lukashenko of Belarus issued two decrees amending the system of official publication of legal acts in the country. According to these decrees, as of July 1, 2012, online publication of On December 21, 2011, the governmental portal dedicated to official publication of laws and other legal acts issued in the Republic of Belarus published Law No. 317-3 of November 25, 2011, on Amendments to the Code On July 29, 2010, the Minsk City Economic Court, in Belarus, ordered a church to pay compensation for environmental damage it allegedly caused in the city. The New Life Church (NLC), a Protestant congregation, was asked On January 6, 2009, the Ministry of Justice of the Republic of Belarus (MOJ) significantly simplified the procedure for obtaining a qualification certificate as a "judicial expert" by issuing the Regulations on Judicial Experts' Certification. (Decision In 2009, the Republic of Belarus joined the countries that have a flat income tax system. Previously, income tax rates for individuals as defined under the Law of the Republic of Belarus on Natural Persons' Income On December 16, 2008, President Alexander Lukashenko of Belarus issued a decree prohibiting organized travel of groups of Belarusian children to the United States and member countries of the European Union. Individual travel with the parents On July 28, 2008, the President of Belarus signed the Law on Population Registry. The Law provides for the creation of a database that will include information on all citizens and On August 20, 2008, the lower chamber of the Belarus legislature approved the Credit History Law, which obligates all banks and credit institutions operating in Belarus to inform the National Bank of Belarus about borrowing and On April 16, 2008, the Parliament of Belarus passed amendments to the Law on State Registration of Real Estate. The amendments deal with the transfer of ownership rights and other transactions involving real estate. Aimed at On October 22, 2007, President Alyaksandr Lukashenka of Belarus signed a decree ordering implementation of measures aimed at the abolition of state benefits that had been established by a law adopted by the National Assembly (legislature)... The Global Legal Monitor from the Law Library of Congress covers legal news and developments worldwide. Fri, 02 Nov 2007 12:00:00 EDT http://www.loc.gov/lawweb/servlet/lloc_news?disp3_l20540183_text