Nepal Crime against State and Punishment Act, 2046
Act Number 12 of the Year 2046 (1989)
Preamble: Whereas, it is expedient to make provision relating to Crime Against State and Punishment, to keep intact the sovereignty, integrity and national unity of Nepal, to maintain harmony between various classes, casts (Jati), Dharma (religion) and communities, to maintain law and order and to maintain friendly relations with foreign countries,
Now, therefore, be it enacted by His Majesty King Birendra Bir Bikram Shah Dev on the advice and consent of Rastriya Panchayat.
1. Short title and commencement:
1.1 This Act may be called as “Crime against State and Punishment Act, 2046 (1989)”.
1.2 This Act shall come into force throughout Nepal and it shall be applicable to all Nepalese Citizens wherever they reside.
1.3 This Act shall come into force immediately