Egypt Law : Crime Rehabilitation

August 29, 2019


Any person convicted of a crime or misdemeanor may be rehabilitated.
A relevant sentence shall, upon the request of the person convicted, be issued from the  Criminal Court having jurisdiction over the area where the place of residence there of    
is located

For rehabilitation to be valid, the following shall apply: 

1) The punishment must have been fully executed, pardoned or expired as a result of the period of   prescription.    

2) A six-year period must have elapsed as of the time of execution of the punishment or pardon    therefrom, if the punishment is for a crime, or a  three-year period, if the punishment is for a misdemeanor.    

The period of time shall be doubled in cases of return offenders and expiration of the period  of   prescription.


*It is difficult to find an English translation of Egypt's Criminal Procedures Code. The unofficial translation may be different 

Please reload

Please reload

  • Facebook Basic Square
Search By Tags
Please reload

Featured Posts

Defining the missing person...

July 20, 2017

Please reload

Recent Posts

October 17, 2019

October 14, 2019

Please reload

Subscribe to Site
International, commercial, real estate, employment, labour, corporate, alexandria, egypt, law

Member of Worldwide

Offices Associated

  • Twitter Social Icon
  • LinkedIn App Icon
  • facebook-square

​​​​© 2019 by Alaa Saad Moustafa Law Office.