Azerbaijan may replace prison sentence with penalties


The Azerbaijani Presidential Administration has introduced into the parliament a draft law on making the amendments to the Criminal Code.

The amendments will be discussed in the course of the next plenary session of Milli Majlis - 20 October.

Totally 300 amendments have been proposed. In particular, application of new types of criminal penalties was suggested. In some cases it was proposed to replace the measure of punishment as imprisonment with the application of penalties.



Keywords: penalties sentence