Journal of Legal, Ethical and Regulatory Issues (Print ISSN: 1544-0036; Online ISSN: 1544-0044)

Abstract

Some Issues of Exemption from Criminal Liability on the Existing Criminal Code of the Republic of Kazakhstan

Author(s): Gulmira T Onayeva, Aytugan Zh Abdizhami, Akylbek T Kabzhanov, Lazzat M Zhunusova

The content of the institute of exemption from criminal liability is a legally enforceable right-grounds and conditions for exemption from criminal responsibility which are a set of essentially encouraging criminal law applied in cases where there is no need to resort to repressive measures. In any research it is necessary firstly to understand the used terms. The accuracy of the terminology means, first of all, that each concept has its own term and one term defines one concept. Legal terminology issues received considerable attention in the legal literature. Legal scholars rightly associate it with the overall objectives of enhancing the effectiveness of legislation in the fight against crime and strengthening the legality in the country. These positions should be approached to clarify the content of the concepts “base” and “condition” from release.