Procedure

  The player taking the penalty shall kick the ball forward
  He may not play the ball a second time until it has touched another
    player
  The ball shall be deemed in play from the moment it is kicked and
     set in motion

When a penalty kick is taken during normal time or when time has been extended at half-time or full time, a goal shall be awarded if, before passing between the goalposts and under the crossbar:

  the ball touches either or both goalposts, the crossbar or the goalkeeper
Infringements/Sanctions
If a player of the defending team infringes this Law:
  the penalty kick shall be retaken if a goal is not scored
  the penalty kick shall not be retaken if a goal is scored

If a team-mate of the player taking the kick infringes this Law:
  the penalty kick shall be retaken if a goal is scored
  if a goal is not scored, the referees shall stop play and restart the
    game with an indirect free kick to the defending team from the     place where the infringement was committed*

If the player taking the kick infringes this Law after the ball is in
play:
  an indirect free kick shall be awarded to the opposing team from
    the place where the infringement occurred*

If a player of the defending team and a player of the attacking team
infringe this Law:
  the penalty kick shall be retaken

If a ball strikes an object after it has been played forward:
  the kick shall be retaken

If the ball rebounds into play off a goalkeeper, the crossbar or the
goalposts and then strikes an object:
   the referees shall stop play
   and restart it with a dropped ball at the place where it struck the
     object*
 
 
 
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