113. by-laws of the Federal Chancellor concerning the scope of the European Social Charter
After notifications the Secretary of General of the Council of Europe, following further States have their instruments of ratification of the European Social Charter (Federal Law Gazette No. 460/1969, last proclamation of the scope BGBl. III No. 207/2002) deposited:
Date of deposit of the instrument of ratification:
February 26, 2003
the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia
March 31, 2005, on the occasion of the deposit of its instrument of ratification the following States have submitted following observations:
Pursuant to article 20 paragraph 2 of the Charter declared the Republic of Croatia, that it considers himself bound on the following articles of part II of the Charter: articles 1, 2, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 11, 13, 14, 16 and 17.
the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia:
In accordance with article 20 paragraph 2 of the Charter declares the Republic of Macedonia that it considers himself bound on the following articles of part II of the Charter: articles 1, 2, 5, 6, 7 (para. 1, 2, 3, 4, 6, 7, 8, 9 and 10), 8, 11, 12, 13, 15 and 17.
According to a further communication of the Secretary General of the Council of Europe Ungarn1 has adopted the following declaration:
Pursuant to article 20, paragraph 3 of the Charter informed the Government of Hungary, that the National Assembly of the Republic of Hungary by Decree No. 34/2004 (IV. 26) the Republic of Hungary on the following specified paragraphs of part II of the Charter involved considered: article 7 para 1, article 10, article 12 paragraph 1 and article 15.
Also made following communication from Austria on June 3, 2011:
With regard to the deposit of the instrument of ratification by the Austrian and the Austrian declaration pursuant to part III article A paragraph 2 and part IV Article K of the European Social Charter (revised), would Austria communicated, that it intends through the ratification of the European Social Charter (revised not implicitly) the cancellation of article 8 paragraph 2 and article 15 para. 2 of the European Social Charter of 1961. Rather, Austria is considered still, in addition to the European Social Charter (revised), on article 8 para. 2 and bound article 15 paragraph 2 of the European Social Charter of 1961.
In addition, the Secretary-General announced that the following States have revoked the adoption of the following article:
Polen1 effective from July 25, 2012:
Article 8 paragraph 4 lit. (b).
Czech republic1 effective from December 3, 2008:
Article 8 paragraph 4.