According to the current wording of the Code of the Civil Procedure, a private document, until proven otherwise, must have full probative force, verifying that the issuer has in fact made the statement that the document contains, or undertakes to consider himself bound by such statement, provided that the rules regarding the form of using witnesses is observed.
According to the bill on the new tax procedural rules entering into force on 1 January 2018, a tax number cannot be suspended by the tax authority any longer. The bill is now before the Hungarian Parliament under discussion.
The European Pillar of Social Rights, presented by the European Commission in April 2017, is a general framework for addressing employment and social performance in the EU. The European Pillar of Social Rights sets out key principles and rights in order to support fair and well-functioning labour markets throughout the EU. It is aimed at achieving convergence between Member States towards better working and living conditions by taking into account the current changes in the world of work.
The Hungarian Government submitted a bill on environmental protection product charges to the Hungarian Parliament in September 2017. The bill implements the changes of Directive 2012/19/EU on Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment, which targets to make easier the payment of the charge and to reduce the administrative burden of the undertakings.
According to a new decision of the Constitutional Court of Hungary, the right of the real estate owners to ask for compensation cannot be excluded in case a water line easement is established in favor of the state or local municipalities on the private property.