Sub-decree no.159 on the modification of Choeung Ek lake and canals in Mean Chey and Dangkor districts, Phnom Penh capital city and Takmao district, Kandal province

The sub-decree is about the modification of Choeung Ek lake land areas, where the land areas of 1,904,211 (one million nine hundred four thousand two hundred eleven) square meters located in Choeung Ek and Dangkor commune, Dangkor district and in Chak Angre Krom commune, Meanchey district and the canals in Meanchey, Dangkor and Takmao district, were cut and reclassified from the state public property to the private state land and grant it to tycoon Leang Khun and tycoon Thay Chea Huoth to own as private land.

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Geographic area (spatial range)
  • Cambodia
  • Kandal
  • Phnom Penh
Document reference # 159
Issuing agency/parties
  • Office of the Prime Minister
Implementing agencies
  • Minister of Interior
  • Minister in charge of the Office of the Council of Ministers
  • Minister of Economy and Finance
  • Minister of Land Management Urban Planning and Construction
  • Minister of Water Resources and Meteorology
  • Khmer
Formal type of document Sub-decree
Topics Land classifications

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Status Signed and in effect
Adoption date/Enacted/Promulgation date/Signing date 2019-10-31
Effective/Enforced Date 2019-10-31
Publication reference Royal Gazettes of Cambodia

General Department of Royal Gazettes, Office of the Council of Ministers (OCM)

Address: OCM, Friendship Building, 41 Russian Federation Blvd, Phnom Penh, Cambodia. Contact: Phone/Fax: (855) 23 212 490, E-Mail:,


This sub-decree is accompanied by a map showing the location of parcels and coordinates table in the annex.

Legacy reference document Sub_Decree_No_159__31.10.2019.pdf
Keywords Land reclassification,Choeung Ek lake,Leang Khun,Thay Chea Huoth
Date uploaded February 14, 2020, 02:29 (UTC)
Date modified February 27, 2020, 07:56 (UTC)