Reservations and Declarations for Treaty No.163 - European Social Charter (revised)
Nature of declaration : Declarations, Denunciations, Derogations
Status as of 15/10/2019
HungaryDeclaration contained in a Note Verbale from the Permanent Representation of Hungary deposited with the instrument of ratification on 20 April 2009 - Or. Engl.
In accordance with the provisions of Part III, Article A, Paragraph 1, subparagraph b) and c) of the European Social Charter (revised), Hungary declares that it considers itself bound by the following articles:
Article 1 - The right to work
Article 2 - The right to just conditions of work
Article 3 - The right to safe and healthy working conditions
Article 5 - The right to organise
Article 6 - The right to bargain collectively
Article 7, paragraph 1 (*) - The right of children and young persons to protection
Article 8 - The right of employed women to protection of maternity
Article 9 - The right to vocational guidance
Article 10 - The right to vocational training
Article 11 - The right to protection of health
Article 12 - The right to social security (paragraph 1)
Article 13 - The right to social and medical assistance
Article 14 - The right to benefit from social welfare services
Article 15 - The right of persons with disabilities to independence, social integration and participation in the life of the community
Article 16 - The right of the family to social, legal and economic protection
Article 17 - The right of children and young persons to social, legal and economic protection
Article 20 - The right to equal opportunities and equal treatment in matters of employment and occupation without discrimination on the grounds of sex
Article 21 - The right to information and consultation
Article 22 - The right to take part in the determination and improvement of the working conditions and working environment.
[(*) Communication contained in a Note verbale from the Permanent Representative of Hungary, dated 26 May 2011, registered at the Secretariat General on 26 May 2011 - Or. Engl.
The Permanent Representation of the Republic of Hungary to the Council of Europe has the honour to communicate the following :
The declaration made by the Republic of Hungary upon the ratification of the European Social Charter (Revised) (ETS No. 163) contains a clerical error regarding the scope of application of Article 7 of the Charter. According to Act VI of 2009 adopted by the Parliament of Hungary on 23 February 2009 on the ratification of the Revised European Social Charter, Hungary considers itself bound by paragraph 1 of Article 7 of the Charter. Article 2 of the above mentioned Act declares :
"(2) In accordance with the provisions of Part III, Article A, paragraph 1, subparagraphs b) and c), the Republic of Hungary considers itself bound by Articles 1, 2, 3, 5, 6, Paragraph 1 of Article 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, Paragraph 1 of Article 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 20, 21, 22 of the II. Part of the Revised European Social Charter."
Note by the Secretariat: The text of the Act VI of 2009, in English, is available upon request to the Treaty Office.]
Period covered: 01/06/2009 -
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