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Court Rejects Two Challenges to Marriage Act (June 25, 2015) by Kelly Buchanan
On June 18, 2015, the Indonesian Constitutional Court (Mahkamah Konstitusi) released its decisions on two petitions ...
Topic: Children's rights; Church and state relations; Constitution; Marriage and family status; Women's rights
Death of Child Brings Calls for Reform of Child Protection, Adoption Legislation (June 18, 2015) by Constance Johnson
An infamous case of violence against a child has led to calls for reform in child ...
Topic: Adoption and foster care; Child welfare; Crimes against children; Homicide; Sex offenses
Curfew for Women in Provincial Capital (June 16, 2015) by Constance Johnson
Women in Banda Aceh, the capital city of Indonesia's Aceh Province, are now subject to a ...
Topic: Children's rights; Women's rights
Law Proposed to Protect Religious Minorities (June 11, 2015) by Constance Johnson
Indonesia's government has proposed a law on the protection of religious minorities. It is currently ...
Topic: Church and state relations; Freedom of religion; Religious minorities
Presidential Instruction on Fighting Corruption Issued (June 04, 2015) by Constance Johnson
On May 26, 2015, Indonesia's President Joko Widodo (known familiarly in Indonesia as Jokowi) formally issued ...
Topic: Corruption; Government documents; Government ethics and transparency
Ban on Alcoholic Beverage Sales Considered (May 19, 2015) by Constance Johnson
A proposed law to control alcoholic beverages has been considered in Indonesia since 2013. (RUU ...
Topic: Alcoholic beverages
District Adopts Sharia-Based Rules, Bans Unmarried Couples on Motorbikes (May 05, 2015) by Constance Johnson
According to a May 4, 2015, report, North Aceh, a district in Aceh Province of Indonesia, ...
Topic: Human rights; Motor vehicles; State and local government
Declaration on Rights of Indigenous People to Forests (April 29, 2015) by Constance Johnson
On April 18, 2015, Indonesia's Minister of the Environment and Forestry, Siti Nurbaya ...
Topic: Forests and timber; Minority rights; Native peoples; Natural resources
Beer Sales Ban for Small Vendors (April 23, 2015) by Constance Johnson
In January 2015, Indonesia's Ministry of Trade issued Regulation 6/M-Dag/PER/1/2015, which bans the sale by small ...
Topic: Alcoholic beverages; Small business; Tourism
West Papua to Be a Conservation Province (April 15, 2015) by Constance Johnson
The local government in West Papua, an Indonesian province located on the western end of the ...
Topic: Environmental protection; State and local government
Jakarta Court Bans Water Privatization (March 30, 2015) by Constance Johnson
On March 24, 2015, the Central Jakarta District Court ruled that provision of water in the ...
Topic: Consumer protection; Water resources
Questions Raised on Visa-Free Entry Rule (March 25, 2015) by Constance Johnson
In January 2015, Indonesia suspended the requirement for a visa for visitors to the country from ...
Topic: Tourism; Visas and passports
Election Spending Limits Proposed (March 17, 2015) by Constance Johnson
Indonesia's General Elections Commission (Komisi Pemilihan Umum, or KPU) is reportedly about to set limits on ...
Topic: Campaign finance; Elections and politics
Anti-Graft Law Planned (March 16, 2015) by Constance Johnson
Indonesia's State Ministry of National Development Planning is drafting a new regulation to combat corruption in ...
Topic: Executive agencies; Government ethics and transparency
Water Law Overturned by Court (March 03, 2015) by Constance Johnson
Indonesia's Constitutional Court, on February 18, 2015, revoked the 2004 Law on Water Resources. The ...
Topic: Constitution; Judiciary; Water resources
Death Sentences Carried Out for Narcotics Crimes (February 02, 2015) by Constance Johnson
On January 18, 2015, five foreign nationals and one Indonesian were executed for drug crimes in ...
Topic: International affairs
Bali to Protect Traditional Textiles (January 14, 2015) by Constance Johnson
Indonesia's province of Bali is planning a new bylaw, to be passed within the year, on ...
Topic: Arts and culture; Cultural heritage; Intellectual property
Government to Permit Extra Distribution of Subsidized Fuel (December 17, 2014) by Constance Johnson
Indonesia's government plans to issue a regulation that would permit the distribution of a greater quantity ...
Topic: Administrative law and regulatory procedures; Energy; Energy prices; Oil and gas
Jakarta to Impose Partial Ban on Motorcycles (November 26, 2014) by Constance Johnson
Indonesia's capital city, Jakarta, is planning to ban motorcycles from some of the main thoroughfares beginning ...
Topic: Transportation and public works; Transportation safety and security
Marriage Law Challenged (November 03, 2014) by Constance Johnson
On October 22, 2014, a hearing was held in a case brought by several University of ...
Topic: Marriage and family status; Marriage certificates and registration
Last updated: June 25, 2015