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Original name: Gesetz über den Aufenthalt, die Erwerbstätigkeit und die Integration von Ausländern im Bundesgebiet (Aufenthaltsgesetz - AufenthG)
Name: Act on the Residence, Economic Activity and Integration of Foreigners in the Federal Territory (Residence Act)
Country: Germany
Subject(s): Migrant workers
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 2008-02-25
Entry into force:
Published on: Bundesgesetzblatt, Part I, 2002-06-25, No. 38, pp. 1946-1977, ISSN: 03411095 (DOC.NORMES;INFORM - P60279)
ISN: DEU-2002-L-61888
Link: https://www.ilo.org/dyn/natlex/natlex4.detail?p_isn=61888&p_lang=en
Bibliography: Bundesgesetzblatt, Part I, 2002-06-25, No. 38, pp. 1946-1977, ISSN: 03411095 (DOC.NORMES;INFORM - P60279)
Act on-line in English Act on-line in English Gesetze im Internet, Ministry of Justice - Bundesministerium der Justiz, Germany PDF Act in English as of October 2017 PDF Act in English as of October 2017 (DOC.NORMES) (consulted on 2019-04-07)
Abstract/Citation: Aims at enabling, regulating and restricting immigration of foreigners who are not citizens of the European Union. Lays out the legal framework for entry, residence and promotion of integration. See also Freedom of Movement for EU Citizens Act (Freizügigkeitsgesetz/EU - FreizügG/EU) for regulations concerning European citizens with non-German nationality.
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