News
Home
(+374 10) 320202
+7 (985) 8691842 (Moscow)
On-line consultation
News
04.03.2015

Making amendments in the bill of RA «Breaking the Established Order compulsory military service of the citizens” will be debated in the National Assembly agenda

Making amendments in the bill of RA «Breaking the Established Order compulsory military service of the citizens” will be debated in the National Assembly agenda

The current version of the law enabled person who fled the military during the period of muster, from 1992 until December 1, 2013 to get rid of criminal liability by paying money. After adopting the   discussed law  this period will be extended for one year, until  the 1-st of December 2014.

Remember that the payments made under the  requirements of Article 5 of the Law, were used for expenses of military goods acquisition.

The law intended to deliver individuals of    27 years of age from criminal responsibility who did not serve in the armed forces of Armenia and avoided military service during the period from spring 1992 until the 1-st of December 2013, but who further paid penalties for it. Depending on particular social group of the citizens Penalties, varies from 30 – 100 fold of minimal wage, and in some cases, citizens are exempt from paying. According to Article 5 of the Law,  penalties paid by citizens are used for military needs,  in the order established by Government of the Republic of Armenia.

It should be noted that individuales of 27 years of age who did not serve in the armed forces of Armenia and avoided military service, or citizens compulsory exempted from military service or acquired deferment bases , who paid mandatory fees, get a decision that the charges and criminal prosecution against them are stopped after which they get a  military card and are being recorded in reserve.

Attorneys of the office “your legal counsel" provides service for legal advice and advocacy to those people who want to get rid of compulsory military service on the grounds of the law. If you want to get the right guidance without unnecessary legal troubles, contact our experts who have long work experience in military cases to the client's interests.

In case of any questions contact us by this address : info@jurist.am