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of January 4, 2007 No. 203-Z

About counteraction to extremism

(The last edition from 20-04-2016)

Accepted by the House of Representatives on December 14, 2006

Approved by Council of the Republic on December 20, 2006

This Law determines legal and organizational basis of counteraction to extremism for the purpose of protection of the rights, freedoms and legitimate interests of the personality, the constitutional system and territorial integrity of the Republic of Belarus, safety of society and the state.

Chapter 1. General provisions

Article 1. The main terms applied in this Law and their determinations

Extremism (extremist activities) - activities of citizens of the Republic of Belarus, foreign citizens or stateless persons (further, unless otherwise specified, - citizens) or political parties, other public associations, religious and other organizations (further - the organizations) on planning, the organization, preparation and making of the actions directed on:

violent change of the constitutional system and (or) territorial integrity of the Republic of Belarus;

capture or deduction of the government in the unconstitutional way;

creation of the organization for implementation of extremist activities, the extremist organization, extremist group (further - extremist forming);

creation of illegal armed group;

implementation of terrorist activities;

kindling of racial, race, religious or other social hatred or discord;

the organization and implementation of mass riots, hooligan actions and acts of vandalism based on racial, race, religious or other social hatred or discord, political or ideological hostility;

promotion of exclusiveness, superiority or inferiority of citizens on the basis of their social, racial, national, religious or language identity;

promotion and public demonstration, production and distribution of Nazi symbolics or attributes;

distribution of extremist materials, and is equal on production, the edition, storage or transportation for the purpose of distribution of such materials;

the hindrance of legal activities of state bodies, including Central commission of the Republic of Belarus on elections and holding republican referenda, electoral commissions, commissions on referendum or the commissions on carrying out vote about response of the deputy, and also legal activities of officials of the specified bodies or the commissions made using violence, threat of its application, deception, bribery, and is equal on use of violence or threat of violence against the close called officials for the purpose of hindrance of their legal activities or coercion to change of nature of such activities or from revenge for accomplishment of service duties by them;

financing of extremist activities, other assistance in its implementation, including by provision of real estate, means of telecommunication, educational, printing, other material means or information services;

public calls for activities and the actions specified in paragraphs the second - the thirteenth this part.

Extremist materials - the information products (printing, audio-, audiovisual and other information messages and (or) materials, posters, banners and other evident propaganda, advertizing products) intended for public use, public distribution or extended in any manner, containing appeals to extremist activities, propagandizing such activities and recognized as extremist materials by a court decision.

The extremist organization - the organization performing extremist activities, or acknowledging the possibility of its implementation in the activities, or financing extremist activities concerning which the decision of the Supreme Court of the Republic of Belarus on recognition of its extremist is made and took legal effect.

Extremist group - the steady managed group in number of two or more persons which previously united for implementation of extremist activities.

Financing of extremist activities - provision or collection of money, securities or other property, including property rights and exclusive rights on results of intellectual activities, in any manner for implementation of the acts specified in paragraphs the second - the thirteenth part one of this Article.

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