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Name: Act on the use of languages of national minorities, 1999 (Act 184).
Country: Slovakia
Subject(s): Human rights
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 1999-07-10
Entry into force:
Published on: Unofficial English translation, 1999-07, 4p.
ISN: SVK-1999-L-57348
Bibliography: Unofficial English translation, 1999-07, 4p.
Abstract/Citation: Aims at protecting and developing the fundamental rights and liberties of citizens of the Slovak Republic who are members of national minorities. Provides that a citizen of the Slovak Republic who is a member of a national minority is entitled to use, in addition to the state language, the language of the national minority. Establishes the rules of use of minority languages in official contacts.
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