Amendment Of The Court Organization Act

Original Language Title: Änderung des Gerichtsorganisationsgesetzes

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136. Federal law that modifies the Court Organization law

The National Council has decided:

The Court Organization Act (GOG), RGBl. No. 217/1896, amended by Federal Law Gazette I no. 111/2010, is amended as follows:

1 the following paragraph 5 is added to § in 29:

"Advance alarm systems can be used (5) for the Organization and execution of court days with the proviso that without appropriate timely advance the holding of the respective court tags on the relevant date is omitted."

2. paragraph 43 paragraph 1:

"(1) the President shall be in its duties in accordance with the business division to be adopted by him for justice administrative cases by the Vice President (at the higher regional court of Vienna by the two Vice-Presidents) and also by President of the Senate, and/or any other judge supports and represent." For the cooperation of Senate President and judges of the higher regional court are bound. positions of the higher regional court in the amount of 1 vH the assigned to the higher regional court district judge position (excluding positions with special legal purpose dedication)"

The following paragraph 3 is added to § 3. 47:

"(3) section 27 is paragraph 5 and 6 shall apply mutatis mutandis, that the staff Senate of the higher regional court of appeal an opinion can make 1 and 2 to the decision on the appeal the outside Senate of the Supreme Court of Justice is responsible."

4. According to article 47, the following section 47a and heading shall be inserted:

"Justice Ombudsman schemes

Section 47a. At each higher regional court a judicial Ombudsman for the treatment of inquiries and complaints about the activity of the courts is to establish."

5. According to article 73, the following section 73a and heading shall be inserted:

"Association of Austrian judges and judges

section 73a. (1) the Minister or the Minister of Justice informed the Association of Austrian judges and judges to safeguard the interests of judges and judges about important changes of service operations and are heard and to ask for advice about her opportunity before fundamental transformations of the judicial work environment. In addition, the Association of Austrian judges and judges for the purpose of promoting service operation in the judiciary can submit proposals to the Federal Minister or the Minister of Justice and submit comments.

(2) in any case to listen to is the Association of Austrian judges and judges before issuing the detailed regulations §§ 78a and 78b and in determining content of the selection procedure and the judicial preparation service. In addition is to educate the individual procedures for inclusion in the judicial preparation service on their results and to give her the opportunity to comment."

6. in section 89j

(a) of paragraph 2 reads:

"(2) an attack on the Court Panel is in procedure laws or regulations, so can be fulfilled also by taking in the edict file this arrangement, unless this corresponds to the purpose of the notice. The data are for the period each to query available to make. ";

(b) eliminates the previous paragraph 3;

(c) is of the previous paragraph 4 labeled (3).

7. after section 89, m shall be inserted 89n the following paragraph with heading:

"Computer-assisted processing of procedural content

§ 89n. The personal, computer-assisted processing of data through the substantive exercise of judicial office is allowed outside of legal proceedings only in generalisierender form."

8 14 the following paragraph is added to article the 98:

"(14) section 29 para 5, § 43 para 1, § 47 para 3, § 47a, section 73a, 89j § and § 89n each as amended by Federal Law Gazette I no. 136/2011 apply with January 1st, 2012."