National Legislation Database – Translated legislation

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Last modification: 20/12/2022

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Translated legislation Status As in force on
The Fundamental Law of Hungary updated translation 01/11/2022
Act XXXVI of 2012 updated translation 01/11/2022
Government Decree 500/2020 (13 November) updated translation 13/02/2021
Act I of 2017 updated translation 01/01/2018
Act V of 2013 updated translation 01/07/2021

About the translated legislation

According to section 2 (4) of Government Decree 338/2011. (XII. 29.) on the National Legislation Database, the translations of the laws specified by the minister responsible for justice shall be published in the National Legislation Database.

Based on the above provision, this webpage contains the English translations of Hungarian laws prepared within the framework of the legislation translation programme of the Ministry of Justice of Hungary.

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