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Amendments To Article 259 Of The Criminal Code Of Ukraine Concerning Strengthening Liability For Knowingly False Message About The Threat To The Security Of Citizens

Original Language Title: Про внесення змін до статті 259 Кримінального кодексу України щодо посилення відповідальності за завідомо неправдиве повідомлення про загрозу безпеці громадян

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On amendments to Article 259 of the Criminal Code of Ukraine on strengthening responsibility for the unknown report of the security of citizens

(Information of the Verkhovna Rada (VR), 2013, No. 18, pp. 170)

Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine Orders:

1. To Article 259 Criminal Code of Ukraine (Information of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine, 2001, No. 25-26, art. 131) such changes:

(1) The paragraph of the second part of the first teaching in this edition:

"punishable by imprisonment for two to six years";

2) in the second part of the second word "two", replace the word "four", and the word "seven" with the word "eight".

2. This Act will take effect from the day, the next in the day of its publication.

President of Ukraine

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June 7, 2012
No. 4955-VI