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    Information Technology (Reasonable security practices and procedures and sensitive personal data or information) Rules, 2011
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    Indian Telegraph Act, 1885 (Act no. 13 of 1885)
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    Information Technology (Intermediaries Guidelines) Rules, 2011
  • 9
    Information Technology (Procedure and Safeguard for Monitoring and Collecting Traffic Data or Information) Rules, 2009
  • 9
    Information Technology Act, 2000 (Act no. 21 of 2000)
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    Cabinet Resolution No. 21 of 2013 Regarding the Information Security Resolutions for Federal Entities
  • 7
    Decision of the Supreme Committee Supervising the Telecommunications Network No. 3 of 2004 Embodying the Implementation of Federal Decree No. 3 of 2003 Regulating the Telecommunications Sector
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    Federal Law No. 3 of 2003 on Organizing the Telecommunications Sector
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    Information Technology (Procedure and Safeguards for Blocking for Access of Information by Public) Rules, 2009
  • 7
    Regulations for Private Mobile Radio (PMR) Service (Adopted by Decision No. 32 of 2009)
  • 7
    Regulatory Policy for Voice of Internet Protocol (Adopted by Decision No. 36 of 2009)
  • 7
    Regulatory Policy: Registration Requirements for Mobile Consumers (Approved by Decision No. 16 of 2011)
  • 7
    Resolution No. 16 of 2009 Regarding the Adoption and Issuance of the Regulations for the Use of Amateur Radio Service in the Country
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    The Code of Criminal Procedure, 1973 (Act no. 2 of 1974)
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    African Union Convention on Cybersecurity and Personal Data Protection
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    African Union Convention on Cybersecurity and Personal Data Protection
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    Information Technology (Guidelines for Cyber Cafe) Rules, 2011
  • 6
    Information Technology (Procedure and Safeguards for Interception, Monitoring and Decryption of Information) Rules 2009
  • 5
    2016 Amendments to The Jordanian Constitution
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    Computer Crimes Act B.E. 2550 (2007)
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    Copyright Ordinance (Cap 528)
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    Law No. 32 of 2012 Amending the Law on Printing and Publishing
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    Telecommunications Law No. 13 of 1995
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    The Criminal Procedure Law No. 9 of 1961
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    The Jordanian Constitution
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    Constitution of India, 1950
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    Constitution of the Arab Republic of Egypt (2014)
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    Copyright Act 1987 [Act 332]
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    Copyright Law Promulgated by Royal Decree No. 41
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    Cybercrime Prevention Act of 2012 [Republic Act No. 10175]
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    Cybercrimes and Cybersecurity Bill, South Africa.
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    Draft Law on Copyright and the Related Rights
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    Federal Law No. 7 of 2002 on Copyright and Related Rights
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    Law No. 10 of 2003 Regulating Telecommunications
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    Law No. 58 of 1937 Promulgating the Penal Code
  • 4
    Law on Information Technology
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    Pakistan Telecommunication (Re-organization) Act, 1996 (Act no. 17 of 1996)
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    Prevention of Electronic Crimes Act, 2016 (Act no. 40 of 2016)
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    Telecom Act Issued by the Council of Ministers Resolution No. 74
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    The Criminal Procedures Code (According to the Latest Amendments in Law No. 95 of 2003) Published by Law No. 150 of 1950
  • 3
    Aadhaar (Targeted Delivery of Financial and Other Subsidies, Benefits and Services) Act, 2016 (Act no. 18 of 2016)
  • 3
    Aadhaar and Other Laws (Amendment) Act, 2018
  • 3
    Aadhaar and Other Laws (Amendment) Ordinance, 2019 (No. 9 of 2019)
  • 3
    Analysis of the Cybercrime Prevention Act of 2012
  • 3
    Cloud Computing Regulatory Framework
  • 3
    Communications and Multimedia Act 1998 [Act 588]
  • 3
    Constitution of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan
  • 3
    CYBER SECURITY AND DATA PROTECTION BILL, 2019
  • 3
    Cybercrime Act Amendment B.E. 2559 (2016)
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    Cybercrime Act, 2007
  • 3
    Decree 1071 of 2007 Amending and Supplementing Decree No. 2727 of 2001 Fixing the Conditions and Procedures of Using the Means and Services of Encryption Through the Telecommunications Systems, as well as the Exercise of the Relevant Activities
  • 3
    Decree No. 2639 of 2008 Fixing the Conditions and Procedures for Importation and Commercialization of Means and Services of Encryption through the Telecommunications Network
  • 3
    Decree No. 2727 of 2001 Fixing the Conditions and Procedures of Using the Means and Services of Encryption Through the Telecommunications Systems, as well as the Exercise of the Relevant Activities.
  • 3
    Decree No. 4773 of 2014 Fixing the Conditions and Procedures to Grant the Authorization for the Activity of Supplying Internet Services
  • 3
    Electronic Transactions Act (No. 2) B.E. 2551 (2008)
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    Freedom Of information and Data Protection
  • 3
    Government Decree No. 195 of 2017 Relating to Setting the Rules and Measures for Inviting Competition to Assign a License or Licenses to Establish the Use of an Access Network to Provide Services on the Internet of Things
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    Internet of Things (IoT) Regulatory Framework
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    Law No. 1 of 2001 Issuing the Telecommunications Code
  • 3
    Law No. 16 of 1960 Promulgating the Penal Code
  • 3
    Law No. 18 of 2014 Amending the Law on Anti-Terrorism
  • 3
    Law No. 23 of 2010 Relating to Trademarks and Geographical Institutions
  • 3
    Law No. 31 of 1970 Amending Law No. 16 of 1960 Promulgating the Penal Code
  • 3
    Law No. 61 of 2007 Regarding Audiovisual Media
  • 3
    Law No. 63 of 2015 on Combatting Cybercrimes
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    Law No. 8 of 1998 on Printing and Publication
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    Penal Code No. 16 of 1960
  • 3
    Perubahan Atas Undang-Undang 23 Tahun 2002 Tentang Perlingdungan Anak (UU No. 1/2016)
  • 3
    Perubahan Atas Undang-Undang 23 Tahun 2002 Tentang Perlingdungan Anak (UU No. 35/2014)
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    Temporary Suspension of Telecom Services (Public Emergency or Public Safety) Rules, 2017
  • 3
    Thailand Criminal Code B.E. 2499 (1956)
  • 3
    The Investigation for Fair Trial Act, 2013 (Act no. 1 of 2013)
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    The Penal Code
  • 2
    Law No. 55 of 2001 Amending and Supplementing Law No. 24.96 Relating to Post and Telecommunications (Loi n° 55.01 modifiant et complétant la loi n° 24.96 relative à la poste et aux télécommunications)
  • 2
    “ANGOLA TOWARDS THE INFORMATION AND KNOWLEDGE SOCIETY” POLICY MEASURES AND NEW NORMATIVE FRAMEWORK IN THE ICT FIELD White Paper on Information and Communication Technologies
  • 2
    [DECREE] Postal Licensing Regulation Angola
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    Act No. 49/AN/08/6th L of April 19, 2009 establishing the Djibouti Office of Industrial Property
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    Act on Organization to Assign Radio Frequency and to Regulate the Broadcasting and Telecommunications Services B.E. 2553 (2010)
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    Amendment to the Communications and Multimedia Act 1998
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    Amendment to the Law No 15/2003 Concerning Eradication of the Criminal Act of Terrorism (Law No. 5/2018) [(Perubahan Atas Undang-Undang 15 Tahun 2003 Tentang Pemberantasantindak Pidana Terorisme Menjadi (UU No. 15/2018)]
  • 2
    Anti-Child Pornography Act of 2009 [Republic Act No. 9775]
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    Anti-Cyber Crime Law Promulgated by Royal Decree No. 17
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    Anti-Fake News Act 2018 [Act 803]
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    Anti-Terrorism Act, 1997 (Act. no 27 of 1997)
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    Broadcasting (Code of Practice) Notification of 1998
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    Broadcasting Act Section 9 of 1997 (Chapter 180)
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    Computer Misuse Act 19 of 1993 (Rev. 2007)
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    Computer Misuse Act Section 65 of 2000 (Chapter 194)
  • 2
    Constitution of the Tunisian Republic
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    Consumer Protection Law No. 21 of 2005
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    Council Chairman Resolution No. 20 of 2010 Regarding Media Content Standards
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    Criminal Procedure Code B.E. 2477 (1932)
  • 2
    Cybersecurity Act 9 of 2018
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    Cybersecurity Act B.E. 2562 (2019)
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    Data Privacy Act of 2012 [Republic Act No. 10173]
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    DATA PROTECTION ACT 2001
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    Decree Law No. 106 of 2011 Amending and Supplementing the Penal Code and the Criminal Procedure Code
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    Decree No. 50 of 1978 Regulating the State of Emergency
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    Decree No. 97/2008/ND-CP: Management, Provision and Use of Internet Services and Electronic Information on the Internet
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    Decree-Law No. 34 of 2006, Promulgating the Telecommunications Law
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    Electronic Communications, Postal and Broadcasting Directions issued under Regulation 10(8) of the Disaster Management Act, 2020
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    Electronic Transactions Act B.E. 2544 (2001)
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    Federal Law No. 15 of 1980 Concerning Publications and Publishing
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    Federal Law No. 37 of 1992 Concerning Trademarks
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    Human Security Act of 2007 [Republic Act No. 9372]
  • 2
    In re Google Inc. Cookie Placement Consumer Privacy Litigation
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    Indian Penal Code, 1860 (Act no. 45 of 1860)
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    Law Concerning Eradication of the Criminal Act of Terrorism (Law no. 15/2003) [Undang-Undang Pemberantasan Tindak Pidana Terorisme Menjadi (UU No. 15/2003)]
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    Law No. 18 of 1999 Amending and Supplementing Law No. 27 fo 1993 Relating to the National Identity Card
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    Law No. 27 of 1993 Relating to the National identity Card
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    Law No. 340 of 1943 (The Penal Code)
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    Law No. 659 of 2005 on Consumer Protection
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    Law No. 7 of 2014 Promulgating the Law (Regulation) of Trademarks in the GCC Countries
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    Law No. 82 of 2002 Pertaining to the Protection of Intellectual Property Rights
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    Law on Telecommunications
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    Law on Telecommunications (NS/RKM/1215/017)
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    Law Protecting the Privacy and Security of Citizens (Amendment) Bill
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    Law Protecting the Privacy and Security of Citizens (the Pyidaungsu Hluttaw Law 5/2017)
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    Legislative Decree No. 104 of 1977 Regulating Some Provisions in the Publications Law
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    Media Development Authority of Singapore Act 34 of 2002
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    Media Law
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    Media Law 5/2014
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    Ministerial Decision No. 6 of 1993 on the Implementing Regulation of Federal Law No. 37 of 1992 on Trademarks
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    Organic Act No. 26 of 2015 of Relating to the Fight Against Terrorism and the Suppression of Money Laundering
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    Pakistan Penal Code, 1860 (Act no. 45 of 1860)
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    Penal Law
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    Perubahan Atas Undang-Undang Nomor 17 Tahun 2013 Organisasi Kemasyarakatan (UU No. 17/2013)
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    Presidential Decree No. 31 of 2017 Extending the State of Emergency
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    Press Law No. 103/2016/QH13
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    Regulation on the Protection of Consumer Disputes.
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    Resolution No. 1 of 2009 of the Board of the Supreme Council for Information and Communication Technology on the Promulgation of the Executive ByLaw for the Telecommunications Law
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    Sedition (Amendment) Act 2015 [Act A1485]
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    The Computer Misuse Act, 2011
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    The Constitution of the Kingdom of Cambodia
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    The Constitution of the Kingdom of Morocco (La Constitution)
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    The Media Council Act
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    The Penal Code (Le code pénal)
  • 2
    The Press Code (Code de la presse)
  • 2
    The Printing and Publishing Enterprise Law (The Pyidaungsu Hluttaw Law No.13, 2014)
  • 2
    The Revised Penal Code, 1930 [Act No. 3815]
  • 2
    The Unlawful Associations (Amendment) Act, 1954
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    Uganda Computer Misuse Act, 2011
  • 2
    Undang-Undang Organisasi Kemasyarakatan (UU No. 17/2013)
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    قانون العقوبات
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    Access to Information and Protection of Privacy Act
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    Amendment No. 54 of 2011 on Ordinance No. 17 of 2006 Concerning Freedom of the Press (Amendement n° 2011-054 à l'ordonnance n° 017-2006 sur la liberté de la presse)
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    Anti-Bullying Act of 2013 [Republic Act No. 10627]
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    Anti-Terrorism Act, 2009 (Act No. 16 of 2009)
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    Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Authority Act, 2001 ( Act No. 18 of 2001)
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    Bills of Rights Ordinance (Cap. 383)
  • 1
    Botswana Monuments and Relics Act
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    Conditions for Providing Telecommunications and Information Technology Services and the Rights and Obligations of Users and Service Providers
  • 1
    Cybercrime and Cybersecurity Bill, 2017
  • 1
    Decree Law No. 115 of 2011 on Freedom of the Press, Printing, and Publishing
  • 1
    Decree Law No. 25/2015 Establishing the Press Council and Approving its Statutes
  • 1
    Decree No. 69 of 2007 Establishing and Organizing the E-Government Authority
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    Decree No. 69 of 2015 Establishing the Information and E-Government Authority
  • 1
    Decree No. 88/2012/ND-CP: Regulation on Activities of Information and Press of Foreign Press, Foreign Representative Agencies and Organizations in Vietnam
  • 1
    Digital Security Act, 2018 (Act No. 46 of 2018)
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    Draft Amendments to the Press Law of 2018
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    Draft Cybercrime Law
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    Draft law on Prevention and suppression of materials that incite dangerous behavior
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    Electronic Communications and Transactions Act, 2002
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    Electronic Information and Transactions Law (Act No. 11/2008) [Undang-Undang Informasi Dan Transaksi Elektronik (UU No. 11/2008)]
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    Executive Order No. 2 Operationalizing in the Executive Branch the People’s Constitutional Right to Information and the State Policies to Full Public Disclosure and Transparency in the Public Service and Providing Guidelines Therefor, 2016
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    Executive Regulations of the Industrial Property Law Issued by Ministerial Resolution No. 105 of 2008
  • 1
    Free Internet Access in Public Places Act of 2017 [Republic Act No. 10929]
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    Freedom of Information and Data Protection
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    Gabon
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    Information and Communication Technology Act, 2006 (Act No. 39 of 2006)
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    Information Systems and Cyber Crime Law No. 27 of 2015
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    Law No. 15 of 2004 Regulating Electronic Signature (E-signature) and Establishing the Information Technology (IT) Industry Development Authority Law
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    Law No. 175 of 2018 on Anti-Cybercrimes and Information Technology Crimes
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    Law No. 18 of 2012 Amending Certain Provisions of Law No. 26 of 2008 Repealing and Replacing Ordinance No. 34 of 2006 Establishing the High Authority for Press and Audiovisual Material (Loi n° 2012-018 modifiant certaines dispositions de la loi n° 2008-026 abrogeant et remplaçant l’ordonnance n° 2006-034 instituant la Haute Autorité de la Presse et de l’Audiovisuel)
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    Law No. 2004 644 of December 09, 2004, creating a Legal Regime for Audiovisual Communication
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    Law No. 25 of 2013 Concerning Electronic communications
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    Law No. 94—36 of February 24, 1994, on Literary and Artistic Property
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    Law No. 94—36 of February 24, 1994, on Literary and Artistic Property
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    Law on Trade Unions (NS/RKM/0516/007)
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    Legal Ordinance No. 162 of 1983 Establishing the Penal Code (Ordonnance n° 83-163 du portant institution d'un Code de Procédure Pénale)
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    Morocco
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    National Postal Policy 2003, Tanzania.
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    Personal Data (Privacy) Ordinance (Cap. 486)
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    Police Force Ordinance (Cap. 232)
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    Policies, Measures and Experiences regarding Intellectual Property and Genetic Resources: Submission by Zambia 2010.
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    Regulatory Policy for Unsolicited Electronic Communications (Adopted by Decision No. 37 of 2009)
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    Right to Information Act, 2009 (Act No. 25 of 2009)
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    Sedition Act 1948 [Act 15]
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    Telecom Policy and Regulation for Next-Generation Networks Gabon 2012.
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    Thailand’s new Cyber Security Bill: security from military perspective
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    The Bill on the Protection and Promotion of Media Rights, Freedom, Ethics and Professional Standards
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    The Case of Mohamed Cheikh Ould M'khaitir
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    The Ghana Geographical Indications Act, 2003
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    The Official Information Act B.E 2540 (1997)
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    Tunisia
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    Uganda

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