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THE FUNDAMENTAL LAW OF HUNGARY

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The Commissioner for Fundamental Rights

Article 30

(1) The Commissioner for Fundamental Rights shall protect fundamental rights and shall act at the request of any person.

(2) The Commissioner for Fundamental Rights shall examine or cause to examine any abuses of fundamental rights of which he or she becomes aware, and shall propose general or special measures for their remedy.

(3) The Commissioner for Fundamental Rights and his or her deputies shall be elected for six years with the votes of two-thirds of the Members of Parliament. The deputies shall defend the interests of future generations and the rights of nationalities living in Hungary. The Commissioner for Fundamental Rights and his or her deputies shall not be affiliated to any political party or engage in any political activity.

(4) The Commissioner for Fundamental Rights shall present to Parliament an annual report on his or her activities.

(5) The detailed rules for the Commissioner for Fundamental Rights and his or her deputies shall be determined by an Act.

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