Skip to content

The Myanmar Gemstone Law

The objectives of this Law are as follows:- (a) to establish and develop a hundred percent gemstone andss jewellery market within the country in respect of gemstone produced in Myanmar; (b) to permit companies and co-operative societies- to operate freely production and marketing of gemstone in accordance with the market-oriented economic system; (c) to open and maintain gem markets in order to sell gemstone and jewelleries freely at all times: (d) to eradicate illegal production of gemstone within the country and to prevent and suppress taking out unlawfully and sale of gemstone abroad

Data Resources (1)

Data Resource Preview - The Myanmar Gemstone Law

Additional Info

Field Value
Geographic area (spatial range)
  • Myanmar
Document reference # 8/95
Issuing agency/parties
  • State Law and Order Restoration Council
  • English
Formal type of document Law
  • Extractive industries policy and administration
  • Gemstone mining
  • Gemstones
License Creative Commons Attribution
Copyright To be determined
Status Signed and in effect
Adoption date/Enacted/Promulgation date/Signing date September 29, 1995
Effective/Enforced Date September 29, 1995
Publication reference The Official Gazette
Date uploaded December 7, 2017, 01:15 (UTC)
Date modified December 13, 2019, 18:21 (UTC)