Framework Laws Deviation Power Of The Lander

Framework Laws Deviation Power Of The Lander

- Constitution of Germany

Article 125b [Continued applicability of framework laws – Deviation power of the Länder]

(1) Law that was enacted pursuant to Article 75 as it stood up to 1 September 2006 and which could be enacted as federal law even after this date shall remain in force as federal law. The powers and duties of the Länder to legislate shall, in this regard, remain unaffected. In the areas referred to in the first sentence of paragraph (3) of Article 72 the Länder may enact regulations that deviate from this law; however, in those areas covered by items 2, 5 and 6 of the first sen­tence of Article 72 the Länder may do so only if and insofar as the Federation has made use of its power to legislate after 1 September 2006, in those areas covered by items 2 and 5 beginning at the latest on 1 January 2010, in cases under item 6 beginning at the latest on 1 August 2008.

(2) The Länder may enact regulations derogating from federal regulations enacted pursuant to paragraph (1) of Article 84 as it stood up to 1 September 2006; up to 31 December 2008, however, they may derogate from regulations on administrative procedure only if, after 1 September 2006, regulations on administrative procedure in the relevant federal law have been amended.


Basic Law of Germany

Preamble
Basic Rights
Federation and the Lander
Bundestag
Bundesrat
Joint Committee
Composition Rules of procedure
Federal President
Federal Government
Federal Legislation
Execution of Federal Laws
Joint Tasks
Judiciary
Finance
State of Defence
Transitional and Concluding Provisions
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