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Law on Administrative Infractions 

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Article 489. Breach of the legislation of the Republic of Kazakhstan on public associations, as well as management, participation in the activity of public, religious associations that are not registered in the manner established by the legislation of the Republic of Kazakhstan, financing
of their activity
1. Commission of the actions by the heads, members of a public association or by the public association that are beyond the purposes and tasks determined by the charters of these public associations, shall –
entail a notification or fine on legal entities in amount of one hundred monthly calculation indices.
2. Commission of the actions by the heads, members of a public association or by the public association breaching the legislation of the Republic of Kazakhstan, shall –
entail a notification or fine on legal entities in amount of one hundred monthly calculation indices with the suspension of the activity of a public association for the term from three to six months.
3. The action provided by a part one of this Article committed repeatedly second time within a year after imposition of the administrative sanction, shall –
entail a fine on legal entities in amount of one hundred fifty monthly calculation indices with the suspension of the activity of a public association for the term from three to six months.
4. The action provided by a part two of this Article committed repeatedly second time within a year after imposition of the administrative sanction, and equally failure to eliminate the violations provided by a part three of this Article, shall –
entail a fine on legal entities in amount of two hundred monthly calculation indices with the prohibition of the activity of a public association.
5. Financing of political parties by foreign legal entities and international organizations, legal entities with foreign participation, state bodies and organizations, charitable organizations, shall –
entail a fine on civil servants in amount of four hundred, on legal entities – in amount of two thousand monthly calculation indices, with the confiscation of illegal donations.
6. Acceptance of illegal donations by a political party, shall –
entail a fine in amount of four hundred monthly calculation indices with the confiscation of the illegal donations and prohibition of the activity of the political party.
7. Failure to publish annual accounts on financial activity of a political party within the terms and volume established by the legislation of the Republic of Kazakhstan, shall –
entail a fine in amount of two hundred monthly calculation indices with the suspension of the activity of the political party for the term up to six months.
8. Carrying out of the activity of a political party, its structural subdivisions (branches and representatives) without reregistration in the cases provided by the legislation of the Republic of Kazakhstan, shall –
entail a fine in amount of two hundred monthly calculation indices with the prohibition of the activity of the political party.
9. Management of the activity of public, religious associations not registered in the manner established by the legislation of the Republic of Kazakhstan, and equally the activity of which is suspended or prohibited, shall –
entail a fine in amount of one hundred monthly calculation indices.
10. Participation in the activity of public, religious associations not registered in the manner established by the legislation of the Republic of Kazakhstan, and equally the activity of which is suspended or prohibited, shall –
entail a fine in amount of fifty monthly calculation indices.
11. Financing of the activity of public, religious associations unregistered in the manner established by the legislation of the Republic of Kazakhstan, and equally the activity of which is suspended or prohibited, shall –
entail a fine in amount of two hundred monthly calculation indices.

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