Title Hungary: Act LXXX of 2007 on Asylum
Publisher National Legislative Bodies / National Authorities
Publication Date 1 January 2008
Country Hungary
Topics Refugee / Asylum law
Other Languages / Attachments Act CXXXIX of 1997 | Hungarian
Related Document Hungary: Government Decree No. 301/2007 (XI.9.) On the implementation of the Act on Asylum
Cite as Hungary: Act LXXX of 2007 on Asylum [Hungary],  1 January 2008, available at: http://www.refworld.org/docid/4979cc072.html [accessed 28 July 2015]
Comments Unofficial translation. The Act was adopted by the National Assembly on 25 June 2007 (date of promulgation: 29 June 2007), with entry into force 1 January 2008. The Act was subject to multiple amendments since, the last being Act XVI of 2014 adopted by the National Assembly on 13 February 2014 (date of promulgation: 24 February 2014). The current text reflects this state of affairs as at 9 May 2014. The Act repealed Act CXXXIX of 1997 on Asylum. Simultaneously with the entry into force of the Act, Section 93 of Act I of 2007 on the Entry and Stay of Persons with the Rights of Free Movement and Stay; and Section 113 of Act II of 2007 on the Entry and Stay of Third Country Nationals, ceased to have effect.
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