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  1. Hungary - Criminal and penal law - Law, Act

    Act XXIX of 2016 on Judicial Experts. (2016. évi XXIX. törvény az igazságügyi szakértokrol) - Magyar Közlöny - Official Gazette

    Adoption: 2016-04-26 | Date of entry into force: 2016-06-15 | HUN-2016-L-105109

    FIRST PART
    Chapter I General rules
    Chapter II Activities of judicial experts
    Chapter III Companies authorized to carry out judicial expert activity
    Chapter IV Jurisdictions, Institutions, Judicial experts bodies and organizations
    Chapter V Judicial experience
    Chapter VI Professional and secondary responsibilities
    SECOND PART
    Chapter VII Chamber
    Chapter VIII Members of chamber
    Chapter IX Chamber bodies
    Chapter X Methodological writing
    THIRD PART
    Chapter XI Disciplinary procedure
    Chapter XII Ethical questions
    FOURTH PART
    Chapter XIII Legislative supervisions
    FIFTH PART
    Chapter XIV Final provisions

  2. Hungary - Criminal and penal law - Law, Act

    Act LXV amending the Act on the Criminal Code 2012 - to strengthen the protection of children - Magyar Közlöny - Official Gazette

    Adoption: 2014-11-11 | Date of entry into force: 2014-12-19 | HUN-2014-L-99528

    Provisions regarding crimes against young people (bodily harm, kidnapping, human trafficking, illegal restraint) and length of imprisonment for such offenses.

  3. Hungary - Criminal and penal law - Law, Act

    Act C/2012 the Criminal Code. (2012 évi C. törvény a Büntető Törvénykönyvről) - Magyar Közlöny - Official Gazette

    Adoption: 2012-06-25 | Date of entry into force: 2013-07-01 | HUN-2012-L-96662

    The new criminal code replaces earlier version of 1978.
    General Part
    Chapter I. Basic provisions
    Chapter II. Hungarian Criminal Jurisdiction
    Chapter III. The criminal liability
    Chapter IV. Limitation or exclusion of culpability
    Chapter V. The termination of culpability
    Chapter VI. Other obstacles by prosecution
    Chapter VII. The penalty
    Chapter VIII. The measures
    Chapter IX. The penalty suspension
    Chapter X. The relationship between conviction and discharge
    Chapter XI. A Juvenile justice
    Chapter XII. Provisions relating to military jurisdiction
    Special Part
    Chapter XIII. Crimes against humanity
    Chapter XIV. War crimes
    Chapter XV. Crimes against life and health
    Chapter XVI. Actions against
    Final Part

  4. Hungary - Criminal and penal law - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Decree concerning utilization of budget estimates earmarked for the employment of convicts (No. 3 of 1999).

    Adoption: 1999-03-05 | HUN-1999-R-61878

    Regulates utilization of budget estimates earmarked for employment of convicts. Sixty-five percent of estimate must be allocated to business organizations to meet their expenses. Remaining thirty-five percent may be allocated freely.

  5. Hungary - Criminal and penal law - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Provision concerning rules of procedure of convict employment (No. 1-1/17/1999).

    Adoption: 1999-01-17 | HUN-1999-R-61879

    Sets forth rules governing employment of convicts. Also provides for convict's participation in instruction, training and education; extraordinary work; wages; holidays; work outside detention facility based on contract with business organization; and employment of persons under preventive arrest.

  6. Hungary - Criminal and penal law - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Joint Order No. 3 of 1998 of the Minister of Justice and the Minister of Finance to amend Joint Order No. 2 of 1996 on spending directives regarding the allocated budget for the employment of incarcerated persons.

    Adoption: 1998-02-18 | Date of entry into force: 1998-02-26 | HUN-1998-R-52630

  7. Hungary - Criminal and penal law - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Minister of Justice Order on the implementation of the provisions concerning prison sentences and detention (No. 6 of 1996).

    Adoption: 1996 | HUN-1996-R-62105

    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.

  8. Hungary - Criminal and penal law - Law, Act

    Loi no. LIV de 1989 modifiant la loi no. IV de 1978 portant code pénal.

    Adoption: 1989-12-18 | HUN-1989-L-20069

    Abolit la surveillance intensive.

  9. Hungary - Criminal and penal law - Law, Act

    Loi no. LV de 1989 modifiant la loi no. I de 1973 portant code de procédure pénale.

    Adoption: 1989-12-18 | HUN-1989-L-20070

    Modifications consécutives ŕ l'abolition de la surveillance intensive.

  10. Hungary - Criminal and penal law - Law, Act

    Loi No. XXV modifiant la loi No. IV de 1978 portant Code pénal.

    Adoption: 1989-09-27 | HUN-1989-L-9096

    Les modifications concernent notamment les sanctions applicables aux délits d'insurrection, de destruction, de divulgation de secrets d'Etat ou militaires, d'espionnage et de non dénonciation.

  11. Hungary - Criminal and penal law - Law, Act

    Loi No. XXIII modifiant la loi No. IV de 1978 portant code pénal.

    Adoption: 1989-06-30 | HUN-1989-L-9094

    Introduit deux nouvelles dispositions: l'article 336/A selon lequel quiconque étant astreint au service militaire, ne s'acquitte pas du service civil, commet un délit passible de 3 ans de réclusion et l'article 336/B aux termes duquel quiconque agit de maničre ŕ soustraire une telle personne ŕ l'accomplissement du service civil est également passible d'une peine de 3 ans de réclusion. Abroge l'article 266 du code pénal ainsi que l'article 91 de la loi No. I de 1968 concernant les infractions ŕ la législation. Le paragraphe 5 énonce que les peines infligées pour vagabondage avant l'entrée en vigueur de cette loi sont supprimées.

  12. Hungary - Criminal and penal law - Law, Act

    Law-decree on the execution of prison sentences and measures (No. 11 of 1979).

    Adoption: 1979 | HUN-1979-L-62104

    Regulates execution of prison sentences. Part I sets forth basic principles. Part III provides for duties and rights of convicts. These include the carrying out of work which is assigned to the prisoner, and occasional participation in cleaning and supplying of the penal institution without remuneration. Part IV deals with education of convicts. Part V regulates employment of convicts. Establishes that convict employment constitutes essential part of imprisonment. Objective of employment is to help convicts maintain their corporeal and mental skills. Convict must be assigned socially useful work, within the range of the penal institute's capacities. When assigning a particular task to a convict, his coproreal and mental capacities must be taken into account. Also makes provision for remuneration of prisoners. Part VI provides for convict's material supply and health care.


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