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Criminal Code of Czech Republic (1961) (excerpts)

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Section 106
Endangering a Classified Information
(1) Whoever seeks out a classified information stipulated in a special Act with intent to disclose
it to an unauthorised person, or who collects data containing a classified information with the
said intent or intentionally divulges a classified information to an unauthorised person, shall
be sentenced to a term of imprisonment of up to three years, or to prohibition of a specific
activity or to a pecuniary penalty.
(2) A term of imprisonment from two to eight years shall be imposed on an offender:
(a) who intentionally divulges to an unauthorised person a classified information
classified in a special Act as „top secret“ or „secret“;
(b) who commits an act under sub-provision (1), even though the protection of classified
information was his special responsibility; or
(c) who acquires by such act substantial benefit, or who causes substantial damage or
some other exceptionally serious consequence.
(3) A term of imprisonment from five to twelve years shall be imposed on an offender:
(a) if his act is stipulated in sub-provision (1) and concerns an information classified
“top secret” related to the safeguarding of defensibility of the Republic, another state
or international organization whose interests the Czech Republic undertook to
protect,
(b) if such an act is committed during a state defence emergency or belligerence.

Section 107
Whoever through negligence causes disclosure of a classified information classified in a special Act as
„top secret“ or „secret“ or „confidential“ shall be sentenced to a term of imprisonment of up to three
years, or to prohibition of a specific activity or a pecuniary penalty.

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Section 148
(1) Natural person commits an infraction if he:
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.c) breaches the duty to maintain confidentiality about a classified information,
d) enables access to classified information to an unauthorized person,
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i) secures access to a classified information, though he does not satisfy conditions set by sec.
6 para 1 or sec. 11 para 1.
(2) A pecuniary penalty can be imposed of up to:
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d) 1 000 000 CZK for an infringement under para 1, letter i),
e) 5 000 000 CZK for an infringement under para 1, letter c), d) or j).

Section 149
(1) Natural person with access to classified information commits an infringement by:
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c) handing over a classified information contrary to sec. 21 para 8
d) lending, transferring or transporting a classified information contrary to sec. 21 para 7 or
9, etc.
(2) A pecuniary penalty can be imposed of up to:
a) 500 000 CZK for an infringement under para 1 letters a),b),c),d),e),f),g) or h), etc.

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Section 154
(1) Business person who has access to classified information commits an administrative
infringement by:
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c) provides “restricted” classified information to a foreign business partner contrary to sec. 73
letter b),
d) provides “top secret”, “secret” or “confidential” classified information to a foreign
business partner contrary to sec. 73 letter a),
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(2) A pecuniary penalty can be imposed of up to:
a) 1 000 000 CZK for an infringement under para 1 letter a),b) or c),
b) 5 000 000 CZK for an infringement under para 1 letter d) or e).