Cambodian Law and Policies

Constitution of Cambodia 2015: English   Version from 2008: KhmerEnglish

Law (and Amendment) on the Organization and the Functioning of the Constitutional Council: English

Law on Associations and Non-Governmental Organizations (LANGO) 2015: Khmer;  English

Telecommunications Law 2015: Khmer

Trade Union Law 2016: Khmer

2015 Law on Commune Elections: Khmer  Please note that this law was amended in October 2017 to retroactively allow reallocation of elected officials’ seats to other parties.

2015 Law on Election of Members of the National Assembly (Please note that although the document states that it is a draft, the law was passed without revisions): LEMNA English Please note that this law was amended in October 2017 to retroactively allow reallocation of elected officials’ seats to other parties.

2015 Law on Organization and Functioning of National Election Committee (Please note that although the document states that it is a draft, the law was passed without revisions): NEC English Please note that this law was amended in October 2017.

1997 Law on Political Parties.  This law was amended three times in 2017, once before the election and twice after the commune election.

The Law on the Prevention of Domestic Violence and Protection of Victims 2007: Khmer and English

The Law on Acid 2014: KhmerEnglish

Civil Code (covering divorce, child custody and property rules) 2008: KhmerEnglish

Code of Civil Procedure: English

Labor Law 1997: English

Criminal Code: English and Khmer

Code of Criminal Procedure: English and Khmer

Law on Nationality 1996: English

National Policies:

Neary Rattanak IV: Five Year Strategic Plan for Gender Equality and Women’s Empowerment: English Version; Chapter 7 on GBV in Khmer;

National Action Plan on the Suppression of Human Trafficking, Smuggling, Labour, and Sexual Exploitation (S.T.S.L.S.): English

National Action Plan on the Prevention of Violence Against Women: Khmer; English