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Original name: Opferentschädigungsgesetz (OEG)
Name: Third Law to amend Compensation for Victims of Violent Crimes Act of 7th January 1985.
Country: Germany
Subject(s): Criminal and penal law
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 2009-06-25
Entry into force:
Published on: Bundesanzeiger Verlag, Bonn, Germany, 2009-06-30, Vol. I, No. 36, pp. 1580-1581
ISN: DEU-2009-L-84401
Link: https://www.ilo.org/dyn/natlex/natlex4.detail?p_isn=84401&p_lang=en
Bibliography: Bundesanzeiger Verlag, Bonn, Germany, 2009-06-30, Vol. I, No. 36, pp. 1580-1581
Act on-line Act on-line Bundesgesetzblatt, Bundesanzeiger Verlag, Ministry of Justice, Germany PDF PDF (DOC.NORMES) (consulted on 2010-10-11)
Abstract/Citation: This law regulates the care for victims of an intentional, unlawful assault or self-defence. Also includes families of persons who are killed as a result of violent crimes.

§ 1 - Access to care
§ 2 - Grounds for refusal of such care
§ 3 Overlapping of care benefits
§ 3a - Procedures in case of violence abroad
§ 4 - Cost bearer
§ 5 - Transitional statutory compensation claims
§ 6 - Jurisdiction and procedures
§ 6a - Responsibilities of the Federal Ministry of Labour and Social Affairs
§ 7 - Legal procedures
§ 8 (Amendment of the Insurance Regulation)(empty)
§ 9 (Amendment of the Social Insurance Law) (empty)
§ 10 - Transitional provisions
§ 11 - Appendix

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