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The Saeima has adopted and the President promulgated the following laws: the amendments to the Penal Procedure Code of Latvia in Latvia in the Penal Procedure Code as follows: 1. Article 50.4: turn off the fifth subparagraph, first sentence, the words "and the person who replaced the death penalty with deprivation of liberty,";
express the sixth follows: "Convicted with imprisonment for life (life imprisonment) deployable in a separate prison block with enhanced security, avoiding contact with other prisoners. Convicted that sentence in a closed prison at the lowest mode, you can deploy the vienieslodzījum Chambers for a period of up to six months. The procedure for keeping and monitoring convicted to imprisonment for life (life imprisonment) down custodial institutions internal rules. ";
turn off the tenth paragraph, the words "and the persons who replaced the death penalty with deprivation of liberty".
2. Turn off the ninth paragraph of article 50.5, the words "and the persons who replaced the death penalty with deprivation of liberty".
3. Turn off the eighth section.
4. transitional provisions be supplemented by the following paragraph 25: ' 25. Persons who replaced the death penalty with deprivation of liberty, the applicable rules of this code relating to persons sentenced to life imprisonment. "
The law shall enter into force on the day following its promulgation.
The law adopted by the Parliament in 2011 on 15 December.
The President a. Smith in 2011 December 29.
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