Change Of The Fiscal Equalization Act Of 2008, Health And Social Aid Act And The Federal Finance Act 2011

Original Language Title: Änderung des Finanzausgleichsgesetzes 2008, des Gesundheits- und Sozialbereich-Beihilfengesetzes und des Bundesfinanzgesetzes 2011

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56. Federal law be changed with the 2008 financial balancing act, the health and social aid Act and the Federal Finance Act 2011

The National Council has decided:

Article 1

Amendment to the fiscal equalization Act of 2008

The 2008 financial balancing act, Federal Law Gazette I no 103/2007, as last amended by Federal Law Gazette I no. 111/2010, is amended as follows:

1. in the title of the Federal Act, in article 4, paragraph 8 first sentence, in the introductory sentence of § 9 para 1 No. 3, in section 9, paragraph 7 Z 5 lit. a last sentence, in § 9 section 7 No. 5 lit. d, in the introduction of § 9 section 7 No. 5 lit. e, lit. g and lit. h, in § 9 para 11 first sentence in article 21, paragraph 1 subpara 2 and para. 1 second and third sentence, § 24 para 3, § 24 para 5, first sentence, and the year is substituted in article 25, paragraph 1 "2013" with "2014".

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

"Transmission of overspending for appeals against decisions of the return

Section 4a. The Federal Government made the countries actual and proven additional spending, the the independent Administrative Senates in the countries on the basis of the provision of § 9 paragraph 1a of the Aliens Police Act 2005, Federal Law Gazette I no. 100, arise. "The expenses are calculated according to the guidelines in accordance with § 14 para 5 of the Federal Budget Act, Federal Law Gazette No. 213/1986."

3. in article 8, paragraph 2, the point will be replaced at the end of the Z 5 by a comma and is attached to the Z 5 following no. 6:

"6. for the turnover tax an amount of expenditure in accordance with the maintenance Fund Act, Federal Law Gazette I no. 57/2011, to finance this expenditure."

4. in the introductory phrase of section 9, paragraph 5, the expression is "and in 2013 a total of 333 400 000 euros" by a comma and the expression "in 2013 total 333 400 000 euro and in 2014 125 500 000 EUR" replaced.

5. According to the § 9, paragraph 7, the following paragraph 7a is inserted:

"(7a) from the year 2012 annually following will deduct after the country distribution of the income shares of the countries on the VAT:"


12 752 000 euro


24 649 000 euro

Lower Austria

72 796 000 euro

Upper Austria

57 246 000 euro


18 535 000 euro


66 292 000 euro


30 140 000 euro


14 717 000 euro


74 687 000 euro"

6. after article 11 par. 2 No. 7 is attached following Z 8:

"8 starting in 2012, will be deducted from the income shares of the communities an amount equal to the contributions for the year 2010 the communities and social welfare associations to the cost of the land care money for the benefit of the income shares of the country. The shares of individual communities on this deduction depending on the respective national regulations as amended on January 1, 2011, through the participation of municipalities and municipal associations at the cost of the land care allowance and the assignment of the requirement of the social welfare associations. To the extent that the shares of the individual communities depend on the regional seizure of costs, the regional distribution is to use in 2010. To the extent that is placed on the amount of the income shares is itself not to take into account. the deduction in this section"

7 paragraph 24 paragraph 9:

"(9) the profit shares in the community federal taxes to the countries, that not until the expiry of the December 31, 2011 an agreement between federal, State, and local on a stability pact on the basis of the Federal Constitution Act on appropriations of the Austrian Association of municipalities and the Austrian cities, Federal Law Gazette I no. 61/1998, with the obligation of a budget deficit of the countries (including Vienna) in the amount of not more than 0,75% of GDP for the year 2011" , 0.6% of the GDP for the year 2012 and 0.5% of GDP for the years 2013 and 2014 after ESA have ratified and in force leave every month to the revenue of the country from the tax measures in accordance with the budget bill 2011, Federal Law Gazette I no. 111 / 2010, cut. This monthly amount is from the with the key for the country distribution of duties with uniform keys determined share of the country (§ 9 section 7 Z 5. g) calculated on the monthly revenue of countries amounting to EUR 31.7 million for 2012, 33.5 million euros for 2013 and €36.5 million in 2014. After the ratification of the agreement, the income shares transferred again unabridged and refunded the amounts withheld since the beginning of the year. The amounts retained in previous years will remain the Federal finally."

8. after section 24, paragraph 9, the following paragraph 9a is inserted:

"(9a) by way of derogation from § 8 para 2 No. 6 of the Act and by way of derogation from article 2, par. 2 and § 5 par. 7 of the maintenance Fund Act, the first 160 million of the grants of purpose of and other expenses in accordance with the maintenance Fund Act not for the advance trigger are funded and paid not by the maintenance fund, but each from General Federal funds."

9. According to § 24 para 10, Z 2 following Z 2a is inserted:

"2a. the Federal Minister of the Interior in terms of Section 4a," article 2

Change of the health and social aid Act

The health and social aid Act, Federal Law Gazette No. 746/1996, as last amended by Federal Law Gazette I no. 34/2010, is amended as follows:

In section 2, paragraph 2, the phrase "31 December 2013" is replaced by "31 December 2014".

Article 3

Amendment of the Federal Finance Act 2011

The Federal Finance Act 2011, Federal Law Gazette I is no. 112/2010, as follows altered (BFG novel 2011):

In the federal budget (annex I), 1/21347 be the paragraph according to the estimate approach "1/2135 payments according to care Fund Law:" and inserted the estimate approach "1/21358/22 payments from General Federal funds".