The Second Wave of Legislation in Hungary – Violating the Rule of Law

The Eötvös Károly Institute, the Hungarian Civil Liberties Union and the Hungarian Helsinki Committee focus on the elements of the system of checks and balances which were eliminated or significantly weakened by the decisions of the Government. Unconstitutional legislative changes, adopted since September, are also addressed.

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 In July 2010 three NGOs above, assessed the method and pace of the legislative work of the newly elected Hungarian Parliament, and voiced their criticisms regarding the provisions deemed as violating the principle of the rule of law. 

Previous analysis:

http://tasz.hu/en/hirek/assessing-first-wave-legislation-hungarys-new-parliament

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