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  1. Denmark - General provisions - Law, Act

    Act (No. 1482 of 2014) on organization and support related to employment activities, etc. (Lov (Nr 1482 af 2014) om organisering og understøttelse af beskæftigelsesindsatsen m.v.) - Act online in Danish

    Adoption: 2014-12-23 | Date of entry into force: 2014-12-24 | DNK-2014-L-100581

    Contains 5 sections and 10 chapters concerning, inter alia:

    Section I: Purpose of the Act.
    Chapter 1: Purpose.
    Section II: Responsible for the employment initiatives.
    Chapter 2: Municipalities.
    Chapter 3: State.
    Section III: Employment Council and the regional labor market council interaction with the authorities on employment effort.
    Chapter 4: Employment Council.
    Chapter 5: The regional labor market.
    Section IV: General provisions.
    Chapter 6: The government IT systems in employment.
    Chapter 7: Data Responsibility, reporting, exchange of information and disclosure.
    Chapter 8: Control.
    Chapter 9: Attempt.
    Section V: Implementation and transitional provisions.
    Chapter 10: Implementation and transitional provisions.

    Amends various employment acts.

  2. Denmark - General provisions - Law, Act

    Act (No. 1508 of 2009) to amend the Active Social Policy Act (No. 946 of 2009). - Act online in Danish

    Adoption: 2009-12-27 | Date of entry into force: 2010-02-01 | DNK-2009-L-86999

    Amends art. 74a, 74c-f and 74i concerning simplification of the administration of unemployment benefits for citizens who move between municipalities.

  3. Denmark - General provisions - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Notification (No. 911 of 2009) respecting special assistance under section 34 of the Active Social Policy Act. (Bekendtgørelse (Nr 911 af 2009) om særlig støtte efter § 34 i lov om aktiv socialpolitik.) - Order online in Danish

    Adoption: 2009-09-25 | Date of entry into force: 2009-10-01 | DNK-2009-R-84729

    Introduces the following 5 chapters:
    Chapter 1 (art. 1-2) concerning the scope of subsidies given to the target group - persons with changed revenues and in particularly difficult situations - of this Order.
    Chapter 2 (art. 3-4) concerning the lower limit for applying for a rental subsidy according to this Order.
    Chapter 3 (art. 5-7) concerning calculation of subsidy.
    Chapter 4 (art. 8-11) concerning general provisions and provisions for repayment of subsidy in special cases.
    Chapter 5 (art. 12) concerning entry into force.

  4. Denmark - General provisions - Law, Act

    Notification (No. 654 of 2006) of the Act respecting European Companies (the SE Act)

    Adoption: 2006-06-15 | Date of entry into force: 2004-10-08 | DNK-2006-L-74208

    Consolidated text with amendments through May 2006:
    Ch. 1: Introductory rules
    Ch. 2: Founding of an SE
    Ch. 3: Transfer of the registered office of an SE
    Ch. 4: Managment of an SE
    Ch. 5: General meeting
    Ch. 6: Dissolution of an SE
    Ch. 7: Notification and registration etc.
    Ch. 8: Penal rules etc.
    The text of the EU Council Regulation (EC) No. 2157/2001 of 8 October 2001 on the Statute for a European Company (SE) is contained in Annex 1.

  5. Denmark - General provisions - Law, Act

    Notification (No. 710 of 2002) of the Act respecting the legal status of workers upon transfer of their undertaking.

    Adoption: 2002-08-20 | DNK-2002-L-62340

    Consolidated text with changes through June 2001.

  6. Denmark - General provisions - Miscellaneous (circular, directive, legal notice, instruction, etc.)

    Order (No. 814 of 2001) to bring into force in Greenland Acts under the European Human Rights Convention.

    Adoption: 2001-09-18 | Date of entry into force: 2001-10-01 | DNK-2001-M-60752

    Brings into force Acts that implement the European Convention on Human Rights and a number of related Protocols.

  7. Denmark - General provisions - Miscellaneous (circular, directive, legal notice, instruction, etc.)

    Notification (No. 947 of 2000) to provide for the entry into force in Greenland of the Act (No. 940 of 1999) respecting legal assistance for the lodging and conduct of appeal cases at international appeal bodies in relation to human rights conventions.

    Adoption: 2000-10-21 | Date of entry into force: 2000-11-01 | DNK-2000-M-58621

    Provides for the entry into force of the Act by 1st November 2000.

  8. Denmark - General provisions - Law, Act

    Act (No. 940 of 1999) respecting legal assistance to lodge and to conduct appeal cases at international appeal bodies in relation to human rights conventions.

    Adoption: 1999-12-20 | Date of entry into force: 2000-04-01 | DNK-1999-L-55733

    Contains six sections covering, inter alia, legal assistance in case of allegation of human rights violation, procedural aspects related to the granting of such assistance, legal expenses covered and miscellaneous provisions.

  9. Denmark - General provisions - Miscellaneous (circular, directive, legal notice, instruction, etc.)

    Notification (No. 553 of 1999) respecting rules of procedure for the Council for Ethnic Minorities.

    Adoption: 1999-06-29 | Date of entry into force: 1999-08-01 | DNK-1999-M-53778

    Contains 17 sections covering, inter alia, objectives and mission of the Council, composition and constitution, activities, the Council's secretariat and rules governing the Council's economic activities.

  10. Denmark - General provisions - Law, Act

    Act (No. 322 of 1998) to amend the Act respecting Denmark's accession to the European Communities (No. 447 of 1972).

    Adoption: 1998-06-06 | Date of entry into force: 1998-06-10 | DNK-1998-L-50579

    Contains three sections (amendment to the Treaty and entry into force provisions), the Amsterdam Treaty, and two annexes.

  11. Denmark - General provisions - Law, Act

    Act of 1998 on Legal Protection and Administration in Social Matters, as amended. - English translation (as amended up to 12 April 2000)

    Adoption: 1998 | DNK-1998-L-68856

    Provides for rules governing the consideration and determination of cases by the municipal council, the county council and government authorities.

  12. Denmark - General provisions - Law, Act

    Labour Court Act (No. 183 of 1997).

    Adoption: 1997-03-12 | Date of entry into force: 1997-03-15 | DNK-1997-L-49248

    Contains 24 sections covering, inter alia, competence and composition of Court, qualification of judges, scope of application, sanctions, and appeals procedure. Repeals Labour Court Act No. 317 of 1973.

  13. Denmark - General provisions - Miscellaneous (circular, directive, legal notice, instruction, etc.)

    Notification respecting admission, registration and vacation, etc. for higher educational programmes (No. 137 of 1995).

    Adoption: 1995-02-27 | Date of entry into force: 1995-02-10 | Date of partial entry into force: 1997-01-01 | DNK-1995-M-42472

    Provides for generally applicable rules and repeals a series of rules specific for different types of educational programs.

  14. Denmark - General provisions - Law, Act

    Notification of the Act (No. 7 of 9 January 1980) respecting the Workers' Cost-of-Living Fund. No. 42.

    Adoption: 1988-01-21 | DNK-1988-L-4831

    Reprints the Act with amendments to date.

  15. Denmark - General provisions - Law, Act

    Notification of the Bankruptcy Act [No. 444 of 28 Aug. 1984]. No. 588.

    Adoption: 1986-09-01 | DNK-1986-L-2501

    Provisions, inter alia, as to wage debts (s. 95).

  16. Denmark - General provisions - Law, Act

    Notification respecting the Act [No. 142 of 1955] respecting employees' inventions. No. 131.

    Adoption: 1986-03-18 | DNK-1986-L-2135

  17. Denmark - General provisions - Law, Act

    Act respecting a workers' cost-of-living fund. No. 7.

    Adoption: 1980-01-09 | DNK-1980-L-11852

    Payment of cost-of-living adjustments to certain pensions.

  18. Denmark - General provisions - Law, Act

    Act respecting the legal status of workers in the event of the transfer of their undertaking. No. 111.

    Adoption: 1979-03-21 | DNK-1979-L-12391

  19. Denmark - General provisions - Law, Act

    Act respecting labour and social affairs in Greenland [decentralisation of powers under the Act of 29 Nov. 1978 respecting administrative autonomy for Greenland. No. 580.

    Adoption: 1978-11-29 | DNK-1978-L-13009

  20. Denmark - General provisions - Law, Act

    Greenland Home Rule Act (No. 577).

    Adoption: 1978-11-29 | DNK-1978-L-50042

    Available in English.

  21. Denmark - General provisions - Law, Act

    Notification of the Act [No. 101 of 1958] respecting the Social Research Institute. No. 665.

    Adoption: 1977-12-16 | DNK-1977-L-13443

  22. Denmark - General provisions - Law, Act

    Notification of the Act [No. 151 of 31 May 1961] respecting the copyright protection of literary and artistic works. No. 130.

    Adoption: 1975-04-15 | DNK-1975-L-14608

    Incorporates the amendments made by Act No. 174 of 31 Mar. 1973.

  23. Denmark - General provisions - Law, Act

    An Act to amend the Act [No. 226 of 11 June 1954: LS 1954 - Den. 1, 1956 - Den.1] respecting workers' protection generally (liability of entrepreneur). No. 330.

    Adoption: 1974-06-19 | DNK-1974-L-15065

    Amends s. 1 and inserts a new s. 5b.

  24. Denmark - General provisions - Law, Act

    Labour Court Act. [LS 1973 - Den. 1].

    Adoption: 1973-06-13 | DNK-1973-L-15914

  25. Denmark - General provisions - Law, Act

    An Act to amend the Act [No. 158 of 31 May 1961] respecting the copyrighting of literary and artistic works.

    Adoption: 1973-03-21 | DNK-1973-L-15903

    Amends ss. 8, 19, 21, 22, 25, 42, 58 and 59.

  26. Denmark - General provisions - Miscellaneous (circular, directive, legal notice, instruction, etc.)

    Notification respecting the repeal (as a consequence of the adhesion of Denmark to the European Community) of the provisions as to Danish nationality and residence in Denmark in the Legislative governing national pensions, disability, widows' and widowers' pensions, children's allowances, medical care, the rehabilitation of disabled persons and public assistance.

    Adoption: 1973-02-23 | DNK-1973-M-15901

  27. Denmark - General provisions - Law, Act

    An Act respecting patents applied for [repeals the Act (No. 107) of 1 Apr. 1905 respecting the protection of patents applied for, cf. Notification (No. 193) of 1 Sep. 1936].

    Adoption: 1970-05-27 | DNK-1970-L-17473

  28. Denmark - General provisions - Law, Act

    Patents Act. No. 479.

    Adoption: 1967-12-21 | DNK-1967-L-18974

    Repeals the Patents Act, as consolidated by Notification No. 361 of 19 Dec. 1958.

  29. Denmark - General provisions - Law, Act

    Notification of the Act (No. 94 of 19 Mar. 1962, as last amended by Act No. 243 of 7 June) respecting technical co-operation with the developing countries. No. 374.

    Adoption: 1967-09-06 | DNK-1967-L-18972

  30. Denmark - General provisions - Constitution

    The Constitutional Act of Denmark. - Constitution on-line (as published in 1999)

    Adoption: 1953-06-05 | DNK-1953-C-73681

    Provides that Denmark is to be a constitutional monarchy and sets out the form and composition of the government, its rights and duties. It also sets out certain political, civil and human rights.


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