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  1. Netherlands - Civil, commercial and family law - Law, Act

    Civil Code Book 7A. (Burgerlijk Wetboek Boek 7A) - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2010-10-10 | NLD-2010-L-109975

    The entire Civil Code has been adapted to the new constitutional situation, with the exception of those parts for which the government plans to implement innovations in the coming years. This is the tenth title of Book 7A. Under that national ordinance, Book 3 Old Dutch Civil Code has been renumbered as Book 7A.

  2. Netherlands - Civil, commercial and family law - Law, Act

    Civil Code. (Burgerlijk Wetboek) - Legislation on-line Legislation on-line Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 1992 | NLD-1992-L-91671

    BOOK 1 Law on Persons and Family
    BOOK 2 Legal Persons
    Title 2.1 General provisions (Articles 1 - 25)
    Title 2.2 Associations (Articles 26 - 52)
    Title 2.3 Cooperatives and Mutual Insurance Societies (Articles 53 - 63k)
    Title 2.4 Open Corporations (public limited companies) (Articles 64 - 174a)
    Title 2.5 Closed Corporations (private limted companies) (Articles 175 - 284a)
    Title 2.6 Foundations (Articles 285 - 307)
    Title 2.7 Merger and division (Articles 308-334ii)
    Title 2.8 Rules for resolving disputes and the right of inquiry
    BOOK 3 Property law in general
    BOOK 4 Law of Succession
    BOOK 5 Real Property Rights
    BOOK 6 Law of Obligations
    BOOK 7 Particular Contracts
    Title 7.1 Sale and exchange (Articles 1-50)
    Title 7.1a Contracts of time-sharing, long-term holiday products, assistance and exchange (Articles 50a - 50i)
    Title 7.2 Financial collateral agreement (Articles 51 - 56)
    Title 7.2a Credit contracts for consumers (Articles 57 - 73)
    Title 7.3 Donation agreement (Articles 175-188)
    Title 7.4 Lease agreement (Articles 201-310)
    Title 7.5 Farm lease agreement (Articles 311-399e)
    Title 7.6 Loan agreement*
    Title 7.7 Service provision agreement (Articles 400-468)
    Title 7.7A Travel agreement (Articles 500-513)
    Title 7.7B Payment transactions (Articles 514-551)
    Title 7.8 Publishing agreement*
    Title 7.9 Safe custody agreement (Articles 600-609)
    Title 7.10 Employment agreement (Articles 610-692)
    Title 7.11 Collective labour agreement*
    Title 7.12 Construction agreement (Articles 750-769)
    Title 7.13 Commercial partnership agreement*
    Title 7.14 Surety agreement (Articles 850-870)
    Title 7.15 Settlement agreement (Articles 900-910)
    Title 7.16 Gambling and game agreement*
    Title 7.17 Insurance agreement (Articles 925-986)
    Title 7.18 Life annuity agreement (Articles 900-902)
    Title 7.19 Negotiable bills and other commercial documents*
    Title 7.20 Cheques*
    BOOK 7a Particular Contracts (old)
    BOOK 8 Transport Law
    BOOK 9 Intellectual Property
    BOOK 10 International Private Law

    *The Dutch Civil Code was revised in 1992. The below Titles of Book 7 have yet to be accepted by Parliament:

    Title 7.6 Loan agreement
    Title 7.8 Publishing agreement
    Title 7.11 Collective labour Agreement
    Title 7.13 Commercial partnership agreement
    Title 7.16 Gambling and game agreement
    Title 7.19 Negotiable bills and other commercial documents
    Title 7.10 Cheques

    These subjects are governed by the old provisions of the Civil Code, laid down in Book 7A (loan agreement, commercial partnership agreement as far as it concerns the occupational partnership agreement, and gambling and game agreement) and of the Commercial Code (commercial partnership agreement, negotiable bills and other commercial documents and cheques). It is the intention to place the revised provisions for hire-purchase agreements in Title 7.1 (Sale and Exchange).

    The legislation with regard to collective labour agreements, until this Title is accepted by Parliament, is governed by two separate Acts of Parliament: the Collective Agreements Act and the Act on the Binding and Non-Binding Status of Provisions of Collective Labour Agreements.

  3. Netherlands - Civil, commercial and family law - Law, Act

    Act to amend the Sickness Insurance Act (possibility of flexible evaluation and extension of the period of entitlement to sickness allowance in connection with confinement , and introduction of this entitlement for those insured on a voluntary basis), and to make consequential amendments to the Civil Code.

    Adoption: 1990-03-01 | Date of entry into force: 1990-03-02 | NLD-1990-L-20186

  4. Netherlands - Civil, commercial and family law - Law, Act

    Act to amend the Act on equal treatment of men and women (Stb. 1980, 86; LS 1980-Neth. 2).

    Adoption: 1989-04-27 | NLD-1989-L-9001

    Amends at the same time the Civil Code, the Act on the right of co-determination in educational matters and other education Acts, the Act on equal treatment of men and women in the public service (Stb. 1980, 364), the Act on equal pay for men and women (St. 1985, 129; LS 1975-Neth. 1) and the Act on temporary provisions for equal treatment of men and women and of married and unmarried persons upon termination of employment (St. 1979, 278).

  5. Netherlands - Civil, commercial and family law - Law, Act

    Bankruptcy Act (Faillissementswet) - Consolidated Dutch text

    Adoption: 1893-09-30 | NLD-1893-L-69081

    General provisions with regard to bankruptcy.


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