Reservations and Declarations for Treaty No.205 - Council of Europe Convention on Access to Official Documents

Nature of declaration : Declarations, Denunciations, Derogations
Status as of 18/10/2019


Declaration handed over by the Minister for Justice and Law Enforcement of Hungary to the Deputy Secretary General of the Council of Europe at the time of signature of the instrument, on 18 June 2009 - Or. Engl., and confirmed in the instrument of ratification deposited on 5 January 2010 - Or. Engl.

In accordance with Article 1, paragraph 2, subparagraph a.ii, of the Convention, the Republic of Hungary informs the Secretary General of the Council of Europe that, for the Republic of Hungary, the definition of “public authorities” includes the following:

– legislative bodies as regards their other activities;
– judicial authorities as regards their other activities;
– natural or legal persons insofar as they perform public functions or operate with public funds, according to national law.
Articles concerned : 1

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