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Afghanistan
Albania


Algeria
Andorra Helen Seems to be no competition law (checked Andorran gazette (it's in Catalan) & found no laws; no other sources indicate competition laws, Global competition forum says no CL).
Angola
Anguilla
Antigua and Barbuda
Argentina Katerina
Armenia
Aruba
Australia
Austria Lynne
Azerbaijan
Bahamas
Bahrain
Bangladesh
Barbados
Belarus
Belgium Marc Coded 2006, added to penalties page.
Belize
Benin
Bermuda
Bhutan
Bolivia
Bosnia and Herzegovina
Botswana As of July, 2008, no competition law - HC
Brazil
British Virgin Islands
Brunei
Bulgaria Helen Cbanged scoring on 2003 re: divestitures, efficiency defense for mergers, and third party rights in proceedings. Coded EU.
Burkina Faso
Burma(Myanmar)
Burundi
Cambodia
Cameroon Helen Appears to be current. Couldn't find mention of additional statutes or amendments. An earlier statute is available in French @ http://www.spm.gov.cm/showtexte.php?idtexte=144&lang=en. Translated with Google/internet translation engines and added to Wiki page. Would like to get it checked, but also want to wait until human French/English translation available. Changed scoring on modern statute re: 3rd party rights and market sharing.
Canada Helen
Cape Verde
Cayman Islands
Central African Republic
Chad


Chile
China
Christmas Island
Colombia Marc
Comoros
Congo,Democratic Republic of
Congo, Republic of
Cook islands
Costa Rica
Cote d'Ivoire
Croatia
Cuba No competition law in force, HEC
Cyprus Lynne
Czech Republic Katerina
Denmark Katerina
Djibouti
Dominica
Dominican Republic
Ecuador
Egypt Marc
El Salvador
Equatorial Guinea
Eritrea
Estonia Marc
Ethiopia
Faroe Island
Fiji
Finland Katarina
France Helen Coded 2005, added (small, noncoded) page for 1810; added 1953, 63, 77, 86. Added to penalties page.
French Polynesia
Gabon
The Gambia
Gaza Strip
Georgia
Germany Germany
Ghana
Gibraltar
Greece Lynne
Greenland
Grenada
Guadeloupe Helen overseas department of France, citizens are citizens of France, mostly under French law with limited self-government.
Guatemala
Guernsey
Guinea
Guinea-Bisseau
Guyana
Haiti No competition law - HEC
Honduras Katerina
Hong Kong
Hungary Katerina
Iceland
India
Indonesia
Iran
Iraq
Ireland Marc
Isle of Man
Israel Marc
Italy Lynne Added current statute. Helen 2007
Jersey Channel Islands
Jamaica
Japan
Jordan Marc
Kazakhstan Helen Added most recent statute, added to penalty lists.
Kenya
Kiribati
Kosovo
Kuwait
Kyrgyzstan
Laos
Latvia
Lebanon
Lesotho
Liberia
Libya
Liechtenstein
Lithuania
Luxembourg Lynne
Macau
Macedonia Helen Added 2005-2007 statutes to page. Added to penalties page.
Madagascar
Malawi
Malaysia
Mali
Malta Helen Added 2007. Coded the EU section
Marshall Islands
Martinique Helen Overseas department of France, citizens are French nationals, mostly under French law with limited self-government.
Mauritania
Mauritius
Mexico
Micronesia
Moldova
Monaco
Mongolia Helen Coded 2000. Added to penalties page.
Montenegro
"Morocco"
Mozambique Helen - no competition law in force (scheduled to arrive this summer)
Namibia
Nauru
Nepal
Netherlands Marc
Netherlands Antilles
New Zealand Helen Added most recent statute, added to penalties page, added 1986 statute.
"Nicaragua"
Niger
Nigeria
Niue
Northern Mariana Islands
Norway
Oman
Pakistan
Palau
Panama Katerina
Papua New Guinea
Paraguay Helen Paraguay has no competition legislation, but it's developing one, so I'm moving it from a listing to the notes.
Peru
Philippines
Poland Helen
Portugal
"Qatar"
Romania
Russia Helen Changed scoring and references on 2002 page. Changed scoring on 2006 statute as to merger notification, bid rigging, limiting market access, and penalties.
Rwanda
Saint Helena
St. Kitts and Nevis
St. Lucia
St. Vincent and the Grenadines
Samoa
San Marino
Sao Tome and Principe
Saudi Arabia Helen Made changes to recent statute, added to penalties page.


Senegal
Serbia Helen Combined Yugoslavia/Serbia and Serbia/Montenegro into single Serbia entry (it's a separate country now). Changed scoring on 2005 Serbia statute re:third party rights. Entered penalty data into penalty page.
Seychelles
Sierra Leone
Singapore
Slovak Republic Katerina EU addition
Slovenia Helen Original coders had coded 2004 statute as 1999 statute, double checked the scoring, changed the date. There's a 2008 statute, but only available in Slovene, which we can't translate without a human translator. Added 2004 to penalties page. Don't want to code EU off the old statute.
Solomon Islands
Somalia
South Africa Helen Scored 1979, rescored 2000. Added to penalties page.
South Korea
Spain Katerina
Sri Lanka
Sudan
Suriname
Swaziland
Sweden Katerina EU addition
Switzerland
Syria Helen Coded 2008 (Syria's first competition statute), added to penalties page.
Taiwan
Tajikistan
Tanzania
Thailand
Timor-Leste
Togo
Tonga
Trinidad and Tobago Helen Added competition statute, added to penalties page.
Tunisia
Turkey
Turkmenistan Helen - can't find a competition law, and sources suggest that the state controls the economy, so finding one might be unlikely.
Turks and Caicos Islands
Tuvalu
Uganda
Ukraine
United Arab Emirates Lynne - has no competition law at this time, but one has been in the process of being drafted since 2006.
United Kingdom Lynne
United States
Uruguay
Uzbekistan
Vanuatu
Venezuela
Vietnam
West Bank
Yemen
Zambia
Zimbabwe Helen No earlier statutes than 1996. No later statutes than 2001. Recoded 1996 and 2001. Added to penalties page.