Lifting The Phrases 'and Insurers' And 'or Policyholders Or Insurance Recruiters"in Section 67 Of The Genetic Engineering Act (Gtg), As Well As The Last Sentence In Article 11A, Paragraph 1 Of The Versic...

Original Language Title: Aufhebung der Wortfolgen „und Versicherern“ und „oder Versicherungsnehmern oder Versicherungswerbern“ in § 67 des Gentechnikgesetzes (GTG) sowie des letzten Satzes in § 11a Abs. 1 des Versic...

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126. Statement by the Federal Chancellor on the annulment of the phrases "and insurers" and "or policyholders or insurance companies" in § 67 of the Gentechnikgesetz (GTG) as well as the last sentence in § 11a para. 1 of the Insurance Contract Law (VersVG) by the Constitutional Court

According to Art. 140 (5) and (6) B-VG and in accordance with Section 64 (2) of the Constitutional Court Act 1953, BGBl. No. 85/1953, is made known:

The Constitutional Court, with the recognition of the 8. October 2015, G 20 /2015 -13, G 281 /2015 -8, delivered to the Federal Chancellors on 28 October 2015. October 2015, rightly recognized:

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The phrases "and insurers" and "or policyholders or insurance advertisers" in § 67 of the Federal Act, with the work of genetically modified organisms, the release and the placing on the market of genetically modified organisms and the application of gene analysis and gene therapy to humans are regulated (Gentechnikgesetz-GTG), BGBl. No. 510/1994, idF BGBl. I n ° 127/2005, as well as the last sentence in § 11a (1) of the Federal Act of 2 December 1958 on the insurance contract (Insurance Contracts Act-VersVG), BGBl. No. 2/1959, idF BGBl. I No 34/2012, are unconstitutional.


The repeal shall enter into force upon expiry of 31 December 2016.


Previous legal provisions do not enter into force again. "