This information was announced by the Belarusian State Border Committee.
Previous law was adopted in 1993. The new document clearly regulates procedures of temporary travel restrictions, as well as peculiarities connected with travelling of the underaged.
New law aims to secure the constitutional right of citizens to freely leave Belarus and return to the country. The document is based on the experience of Germany, Sweden, USA, France and CIS countries, while provisions of the law correspond to commonly established international standards.