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International Law and Domestic Legal SystemsIncorporation, Transformation, and Persuasion$
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Dinah Shelton

Print publication date: 2011

Print ISBN-13: 9780199694907

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: January 2012

DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199694907.001.0001

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Hungary

Hungary

Chapter:
(p.259) 11 Hungary
Source:
International Law and Domestic Legal Systems
Author(s):

Nóra Chronowski

Tímea Drinóczi

Ildikó Ernszt

Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199694907.003.0011

The Hungarian Constitution attempts to regulate, although not very successfully, the relationship between international law, Community law, and national law in Articles 2/A and 7. However, the Constitution neither determines the status of Community law in the Hungarian legal system, nor explicitly regulates the status of international law. On the one hand, primary Community law (i.e., only treaty law) is to be handled according to the aforementioned articles, while on the other hand, the Hungarian legal system adopts a dualist approach towards international law. Thus, the Hungarian legal system is not particularly friendly to international agreements.

Keywords:   Hungarian law, customary international law, Community law, constitutional law, treaty law, international agreements

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