Hungary: Act No. LXXX of 2007, Act on Asylum

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This in an 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 XCIV of 2016 adopted by the National Assembly on 13 June 2016 (date of promulgation: 27 June 2016) with entry into force on 5 July 2016. The current text reflects this state of affairs.

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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