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Original name: Bundesverfassungsgerichts-Gesetz (BVerfGG)
Name: Federal Constitutional Court Act, 1951.
Country: Germany
Subject(s): Constitutional law
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 1951-03-12
Entry into force:
ISN: DEU-1951-L-91700
Link: https://www.ilo.org/dyn/natlex/natlex4.detail?p_isn=91700&p_lang=en
Bibliography: Constitutions of the Countries of the World, 2013-03, Oxford University Press, New York, USA, pp. 79-111 (DOC.NORMES)
Legislation on-line Legislation on-line IUSCOMP Comparitive Law Society PDF of Act in English as amended up to Act of 16 July 1998 PDF of Act in English as amended up to Act of 16 July 1998 (DOC.NORMES) (consulted on 2012-12-07)
Legislation on-line Legislation on-line Federal Minsitry of Justice, Germany PDF of Act in German as amended to 12/7/2012 PDF of Act in German as amended to 12/7/2012 (DOC.NORMES) (consulted on 2012-12-07)
Abstract/Citation: Made up of 107 articles, this Law regulates the establishment, composition and functional of the Constitutional Court.
PART I - CONSTITUTION AND COMPETENCE OF THE FEDERAL CONSTITUTIONAL COURT

PART II - CONSTITUTIONAL COURT PROCEDURE
Section 1. General procedural regulations
Section 2. Access to files outside the case

PART III - INDIVIDUAL CASE TYPES
Section 1. Procedure in cases pursuant to Article 13(1) (Forfeiture of basic rights)
Section 2. Procedure in cases pursuant to Article 13(2) (Prohibition of parties)
Section 3. Procedure in cases pursuant to Article 13(3) (scrutiny of election)
Section 4. Procedure in cases pursuant to Article 13(4) (Impeachment of the Federal President)
Section 5. Procedure in cases pursuant to Article 13(9) (Impeachment of judges)
Section 6. Procedure in cases pursuant to Article 13(5) (Disputes between organs)
Section 7. Procedure in cases pursuant to Article 13(7) (Disputes between the Federation and the Lšnder)
Section 8. Procedure in cases pursuant to Article 13(8) (Public law disputes of a non-constitutional nature between the Federation and the Lšnder)
Section 9. Procedure in cases pursuant to Article 13(10) (Constitutional disputes within a Land)
Section 10. Cases under Article 13(6) and 6(a) (Abstract review of laws)
Section 11. Procedure in cases pursuant to Article 13(11) (Concrete review of laws)
Section 12. Procedure in cases pursuant to Article 13(12) (Verification of public international law rules)
Section 13. Procedure in cases pursuant to Article 13(13) (Submission by the constitutional court of a Land)
Section 14. Procedure in cases pursuant to Article 13(14) (Continuation of law as federal law)
Section 15. Procedure in cases pursuant to Article 13(8a) (Constitutional Complaints)
Section 16. Procedure in cases pursuant to Article 13(6b)

PART IV - FINAL PROVISIONS
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