LEGISLATION TURKEY

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Constitutional Law

Act amending certain articles of the Turkish Constitution.
Constitution de la Republique Turquie
Law 1982 - 2576 Act On The Constitution And Functions Of The District Administrative Courts, Administrative Courts And Tax Courts
The Constitution of The Republic of Turkey
The Constitution of The Republic of Turkey
The Constitution of The Republic of Turkey
The Constitution of The Republic of Turkey

Litigation And Court Procedure

Law 1967 - 832 on the Court of Accounts
Law 1969 - 1136 Attorneyship Law
Law 1982 - 2575 Law on Council of State
Law 1983 - 2845 on National Security Courts
Law 1983 - 2845 on National Security Courts.

Electoral Law

Law 1961 - 298 on Basic Provisions on Elections and Voter Registers (April 26 th 1961, as lastly amended in 1999).
Law 1983 - 2839 on Parliamentary elections

Administrative / Public Law

Law - 357 Military Legal Service Act
Law 1950 - 5682 Passport Law
Law 1950 - 5682 Passport Law
Law 1950 - 5683 related to Residence and Travels of Foreign Subjects (1950)
Law 1953 - 6207 Law On Attorneys Benefit Fund
Law 1964 - 403 on Nationality (in French).
Law 1979 - 2383 Law amending Citizenship Law.
Law 1981 - 2380 Law about share given to municipalities and special provision administrations from general budget incomes
Law 1981 - 2547 on Higher Education
Law 1981 - 2547 on Higher Education (Turkish)
Law 1982 - 2577 Procedure Of Administrative Justice Act
Law 1982 - 2634 Tourism Encouragement Law
Law 1983 - 2809 on Organizations of the Institutions of Higher Education (Turkish)
Law 1983 - 2827 The Population Planning Law
Law 1983 - 2922 on Foreign Students Studying in Turkey (Turkish)
Law 1983 - 2923 on Teaching and Education of Foreign Languages and Learning of Languages and Dialects of Turkish Citizen’s (Turkish)
Law 1995 - 4112 Act on Amendments to Citizenship Law
Law 2001 - 4691 Law Of The Technology Development Regions
Law 2001 - 4691 on the Technology Development Zones (Turkish)
Law 2002 - 4735 Public Procurement Law
Law 2002 - 4735 Public Procurement Law
Law 2002 - 4735 on public procurement contracts
Law 2002 - 4735 on public procurement contracts
Law 2003 - 4817 On Work Permits Of Foreigner
Law 2003 - 4817 On Work Permits Of Foreigner
Law 2004 - 5216 Greater City Law
Law 2005 - 5302 Special Provincial Administration Act
Law 2005 - 5393 Municipal Law
Law 2005 - 5393 Municipal Law
Law 2006 - 5521 Public Auditing Institution Law
Law 2008 - 5746 on Supporting Research and Development Activities (Turkish)
Law 2009 - 5901 Turkish Citizenship Law
Law on Dual Education at the Institutions of Higher Education, Amending same Articles of Law No. 2547 on Higher Education and Amending an additional Article to this Law (Turkish)
Public Procurement Regulations

Criminal Law

Law 1991 - 3713 to Fight Terrorism
Law 1991 - 3713 to Fight Terrorism
Law 1998 - 4320 on Protection of the Family
Law 1999 - 4483 on Prosecution of Civil Servants and Other Public Agents (Turkish)
Law 2002 - 4771 on changes made to various laws
Law 2004 - 5233 on the Compensation of Damages that Occured due to Terror and the Fight against Terror
Law 2004 - 5237 Turkish Criminal Code
Law 2004 - 5237 Turkish Criminal Code
Law 2004 - 5237 Turkish Criminal Code (in Turkish)
Law 2004 - 5271 Turkish Criminal Procedure Code
Law 2004 - 5275 On The Execution Of Penalties And Security Measures
Law 2006 - 5549 on Prevention of Laundering Proceeds of Crime
Law 2006 - 5549 on Prevention of Laundering Proceeds of Crime
Law no 4959 Law on the Reintegration in Society
Regulation on Measures Regarding Prevention of Laundering Proceeds of Crime and Financing of Terrorism
Regulation on Program of Compliance with Obligations of Anti-Money Laundering and Combating the Financing of Terrorism
The Law on the Prevention of Benefit-Oriented Criminal Organizations of 30 July 1999

Civil Law

Law 2001 - 4721 Turkish Civil Code Chapter 1 Individual Rights
Law 2001 - 4721 Turkish Civil Code First Book Law of Persons
Private International Law

Commercial Law

Law 1985 - 3218 Law on free Zones
Law 1985 - 3218 Law on free Zones
Law 1985 - 3218 Law on free Zones
Law 1994 - 4077 on Consumer Protection as Amended by Act No. 4822
Law 2001 - 4703 Law Relating To The Preparation And Implementation Of The Technical Legislation On The Products
Law 2003 - 4875 Foreign Direct Investment Law
Law 2003 - 4875 Foreign Direct Investment Law
Law 2003 - 4875 Foreign Direct Investment Law
Law 2003 - 4875 Foreign Direct Investment Law
Regulation for Implementation of FDI Law

Company Law

Association Law 2007
Law 1935 - 3027 for Foundations
Law 1994 - 4046 Concerning Arrangements For The Implementation Of Privatization And Amending Certain Laws And Decrees With The Force Of Law
Law 1994 - 4054 Competition Act
Law 1994 - 4054 Competition Act
Law on Associations (incl. law on international organizations)
Regulation on active cooperation for detecting cartels

Labor Law

Law 2003 - 2821 Trade Unions Act
Law 2003 - 4817 The Work Permit for Foreign Workers Law
Law 2003 - 4817 The Work Permit for Foreign Workers Law
Law 2003 - 4857 Labor Act of Turkey
Law 2003 - 4857 Labor Act of Turkey

Health Law

Law 1928 - 1262 Pharmeceutical and Medical preparations Law
Law 1930 - 1593 General Hygiene Law
Law 2005 - 5378 Turkish Disability Act
Regulation on the manufacturing practices for medicinal products for human use

Mining Law

Law 1985 - 3213 Mining Law

Tax Law

Law 1999 - 4458 Customs law
Law 1999 - 4458 Customs law

Banking Law

Decree No.32 on the Protection of the Value of Turkish Currency
Law 1930 - 1567 Regarding the Protection of the Value of Turkish Currency
Law 1970 - 1211 Law on the Central bank
Law 1981 - 2499 Capital Market Law
Law 1981 - 2499 Capital Market Law
Law 1985 - 3226 on Leasing
Law 1994 - 22147 Law On The Structures And Duties Of The Treasury
Law 2000 - 4603 on the Privatization of the State Commercial Banks
Law 2002 - 4743 on Restructuring of Debts to Financial Sector and Amendments to Some Laws
Law 2003 - 4749 on Regulating Public Finance and Debt Management
Law 2003 - 4949 Amending the Execution and Bankruptcy Code
Law 2004 - 5018 Public Financial Management and Control Law
Law 2004 - 5018 Public Financial Management and Control Law
Law 2004 - 5083 on the Currency Unit of the Republic of Turkey
Law 2004 - 5092 Amending the Execution and Bankruptcy Code
Law 2005 - 5411 Banking Law
Law 2005 - 5411 Banking Law
Law 2005 - 5436 Amending the Public Financial Management and Control Law
Law 2006 - 5464 Bank Cards and Credit Cards
Law 2006 - 5464 Bank Cards and Credit Cards
Law 2007 - 5671 of the Central Finance and Contracts Unit on the Employment and Budget Principles
Law 2009 - 5915 Amending and Revising The Law On Bank Cards and Credit Cards
Regulation on Bank Information Systems and Banking Processes Audit to be Performed by External Audit Institutions
Regulation on Banks’ Internal Control and Risk Management Systems
Regulation on Credit Operations of Banks
Regulation on Equity of Banks
Regulation on Financial Holding Companies
Regulation on Management, Pursuing and Collecting of Treasury Receivables 2005
Regulation on Merger, Acquisition, Division and Changes in Shares of Banks
Regulation on Voluntary Liquidation of Banks
Regulation on the Establishment and Operations of Asset Management Companies
Regulation on the Establishment and Operations of Banks
Regulation on the Internal Systems of Banks
Regulation on the Principles and Procedures Applicable to the Risk Account 2003
Regulation on the Principles and Procedures of Coordination and Execution of Debt and Risk Management
Regulations on Capital Market Law

Communications And Media Law

Law 1924 - 406 Telegram and Telephone Law
Law 1983 - 2813 on the Communication Technologies Authority
Law 1994 - 3984 on the Establishment of Radio and Television Enterprises and Their Broadcasts
Law 2001 - 4502 Telecommunications amendment Law
Law 2001 - 4673 Telecommunications Amendment Law
Law 2001 - 4673 Telecommunictions amendment Law
Law 2003 - 4982 on the Right to Information
Law 2003 - 4982 on the Right to Information
Law 2004 - 5187 Press law
Law 2005 - 5369 on Provision of Universal Service
Law 2005 - 5392 on Amendment of the Wireless Law
Law 2005 - 5397 Telecommunications Amendment Law
Law 2008 - 5809 Electronic Communications Law
Ordinance On The Consumer Rights In The Telecommunications Sector
Regulation On Tenders Concerning Authorisation In The Electronic Communications Sector
Regulation Regarding The Rights Of Way In Execution Of Telecommunication Services
Regulation for Numbering
Regulation of Amateur Radio
Regulation on Procedures and Principles Regarding The Provision of Trial Permission in The Electronic Communications Sector
Regulation on the devices with Electronic Identity
Regulations for Cryptographic Wireless Systems

Transport And Maritime Law

Istanbul Port Regulations
Istanbul Port regulations
Law 1925 - 618 Law on Ports
Law 1925 - 618 Law on Ports
Law 1946 - 4922 on the Protection of Life and Property at Sea
Law 1967 - 854 Code on Sea Labor
Law 1967 - 854 Code on Sea Labor
Law 1981 - 2548 Act On Fee Of Sanitation For Ships
Law 1981 - 2548 Act On Fee Of Sanitation For Ships
Law 1982 - 2674 Act on the Territorial Sea
Law 1982 - 2674 Act on the Territorial Sea
Law 1982 - 2692 Coast Guard Command Act
Law 1983 - 2872 Environment Code (in relation to maritime law)
Law 1983 - 2920 Civil Aviation Act
Maritime Traffic regulations for the Turkish Straits
Regulation On Sanitary Safety Of Passengers On Ships
Regulation on Airport Ground Handling Services 1996
Regulation on Opening Business and Work Permits for Non-Healthy Business at the Airports that are Open to Civil Aviation 2008
Regulation on Opening Business and Work Permits for Terminals and Non-Healthy Business at the Airports that are Open to Civil Aviation 2008
Regulation on Yacht Tourism
Regulation on the Enforcement of Coast Law

Environmental Law

Law 1946 - 4922 On The Protection Of Life And Property At Sea
Law 1956 - 6831 Forest Law
Law 1964 - 12 on the water pollution by oil.
Law 1982 - 2634 For the Encouragement of Tourism
Law 1982 - 2634 For the Encouragement of Tourism
Law 1983 - 2872 Environment Law

Intellectual Property Law

Decree-Law 1995 - 551 on the Protection of Patent Rights
Decree-Law 1995 - 551 on the Protection of Patent Rights
Decree-Law 1995 - 554 on the Protection of Industrial Designs
Decree-Law 1995 - 554 on the Protection of Industrial Designs
Decree-Law 1995 - 555 on the Protection of Geographical Signs
Decree-Law 1995 - 555 on the Protection of Geographical Signs
Decree-Law 1995 - 556 on the Protection of Trademarks
Decree-Law 1995 - 556 on the Protection of Trademarks
Law 1951 - 5846 on Intellectual and Artistic Works
Law 2001 - 4630 Copyright amendment Law
Regulations on Neighbouring Rights to the Authors of Works 1997
Regulations on the Protection of Geographical signs
The Implementing Regulations under the Decree-Law No. 556 Pertaining to the Protection of Trademarks 1999
The Implementing Regulations under the Decree-Law No. 556 Pertaining to the Protection of Trademarks 1999

Energy Law

Electricity Market Balancing and Settlement Regulation
Electricity Market Customer Services Regulation
Electricity Market Distribution Regulation
Electricity Market Eligible Consumer Regulation
Electricity Market Grid Regulation
Electricity Market Import and Export Regulation
Electricity Market License Fees
Electricity Market Licensing Regulation
Electricity Market Tariffs Regulation
Electricity Transmission System Supply Reliablity and Quality Regulation
Law 2001 - 4628 On Electricity Market
Law 2001 - 4628 On Electricity Market
Law 2001 - 4646 On Natural Gas Market
Law 2001 - 4646 On Natural Gas Market
Law 2003 - 5015 On Petroleum Market
Law 2003 - 5015 On Petroleum Market
Law 2005 - 5346 Law on Utilization of Renewable Energy Resources for the Purpose of Generating Electrical Energy
Law 2005 - 5367 Amendments to Natural Gas Market Law
Law 2005 - 5367 Law Regarding the Amendment to the Natural Gas Market Law
Law 2007 - 5627 Energy Efficiency Law
Natural Gas Market Certificate Regulation
Natural Gas Market Distribution And Customer Services Regulation
Natural Gas Market Facilities Regulation
Natural Gas Market Internal Installations Regulation
Natural Gas Market License Regulation
Natural Gas Market Tariffs Regulation
Natural Gas Market Transmission Network Operation Regulation
Regulation Concerning Electricity Demand Forecast
Regulation on Energy Efficiency Law 2008

Agriculture Law

Law 1971 - 1380 Fisheries Law
Law 2006 - 5553 on Seeds
Law 2006 - 5553 on Seeds

E-Commerce

Law 2004 - 5070 on Electronic Signature
Law 2004 - 5070 on Electronic Signature
Law 2004 - 5070 on Electronic Signature
Ordinance on the Procedures and Principles Pertaining to the Implementation of Electronic Signature Law 2005

Commentated Laws

About the New Foreign Direct Investment Law
Turkey's new seed Law

Law Sources

Banking Regulation and Supervision Agency
Capital Markets Board
Central Bank of the Republic of Turkey
Competition Authority
Energy Market Regulatory Authority
Financial Crimes Investigation Board
Foreign Investors Association
General Directorate of Civil Aviation
General Directorate of Electrical Power Resources
Hukuki Net
Legalis Platform
Legislationonline
Ministry of Agriculture
Ministry of Culture and Tourism
Ministry of Energy
Ministry of Environment
Ministry of Finance
Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Ministry of Health
Ministry of Industry and Trade
Ministry of Justice
Ministry of Labour and Social Security
Ministry of Public Works and Settlement
Ministry of Transport and Communication
Office of the Prime Minister
Privatization Administration
Republic Of Turkey Prime Ministry Privatization Administration
Savings Deposit Insurance Fund
The Grand National Assembly of Turkey
Turkish Law Site
Turkish Patent Institute
Turkish Telecommunications Authority
Turkish Treasury
Türk Hukuk Sitesi
Undersecretariat for Maritime Affairs Legislation database
Undersecretariat of Customs
Undersecretariat of the Prime Ministry for Foreign Trade

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