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Name: Minister of Justice Order on the implementation of the provisions concerning prison sentences and detention (No. 6 of 1996).
Country: Hungary
Subject(s): Criminal and penal law
Type of legislation: Regulation, Decree, Ordinance
Adopted on: 1996
Entry into force:
Published on: Unofficial English translation, 9 p. (DOC.NORMES)
ISN: HUN-1996-R-62105
Bibliography: Unofficial English translation, 9 p. (DOC.NORMES)
Abstract/Citation: Sets forth rules governing employment of prisoners. Establishes obligation of employer to ensure that convicts have access to elementary school education, vocational training, employment, therapeutic care and opportunities to participate in cultural and sports events as well as in programmes aimed at their psychological development and rehabilitation. Individual sections deal with organisation of employment, convict work without remuneration, general rules of employment, working hours, leisure time, overtime work, paid holidays, remuneration, system of classification, wage of trainee, bonuses, demurrage days, pecuniary incentives for motivation of convicts, vocational training of convicts, and therapeutic occupation.

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