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Name: The Ombudsman for Debtors Act, No. 100/2010.
Country: Iceland
Subject(s): Social assistance and services
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 2010
Entry into force:
ISN: ISL-2010-L-87688
Bibliography: Legislation on-line in English Legislation on-line in English Ministry of Welfare, Iceland PDF of Act in English PDF of Act in English (consulted on 2011-08-31)
Abstract/Citation: The Office of the Ombudsman for Debtors is a government agency headed by the Ombudsman for Debtors. The Agency, which operates under the auspices of the Minister of Social Affairs and Social Security, is to guard the interests and rights of debtors as further provided for in law. The Act sets out the functions of the Ombudsman, the composition of the office, its powers and responsibilities.

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