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106/1999 Coll.



LAW



of 11 December 1997. May 1999



about free access to information



Change: 101/2000 Sb.



Change: 159/2000 Sb.



Change: 39/2001 Sb.



Change: 413/2005 Sb.



Change: 61/2006 Sb.



Change: 110/2007 Sb.



Change: 32/2008 Sb.



Change: 254/2008 Sb.



Change: 274/2008 Sb.



Change: 123/2010 Sb.



Change: 227/2009 Sb.



Change: 375/2007 Sb.



Change: 167/2009 Sb.



Change: 181/2014 Sb.



Change: 222/2015 Sb.



Parliament has passed the following Act of the United States:



PART THE FIRST



§ 1



the title launched



This law incorporates the relevant provisions of the European Union "^ 1") and modifies the

rules for the provision of information and further regulated the conditions of

free access to this information.



§ 2



Obligation to provide information



(1) Compulsory subjects, which are referred to in this law to

to provide information relating to their scope, are State

authorities, territorial authorities and their authorities and public institutions.



(2) Compulsory subjects are those subjects to whom the law has entrusted

decision-making on the rights, legally protected interests or obligations

natural or legal persons in the field of public administration, and only in the

the scale of their decision-making activities.



(3) the Act shall not apply to the provision of information, which are the subject

industrial property ^ 1a), and other information, unless a special

^ 1b) modifies the Act provide, in particular, the execution of the request, including

the terms and the manner of application, time limits, remedies and

How to provide information.



(4) the obligation to provide information does not apply to queries on views, future

the decision and the creation of new information.



§ 3



Basic concepts



(1) the applicant for the purpose of this Act is any natural and legal

the person who asks for information.



(2) the Remote Access Options for the purpose of this Act is the access to the

information to an unlimited circle of applicants using the network or service

electronic communications ^ 2).



(3) Information for the purposes of this Act, means any content or

part of it in any form, recorded on any medium, in particular

the contents of the written record on a document, record, stored in electronic

the form of audio, video or recording or audiovisual.



(4) the information referred to in this law is not a computer program.



(5) the published information for the purpose of this Act is such information,

which can always be found and obtained again, in particular, issued the press

or on a different medium of data allowing the registration and preservation of information

issued on the official Board, with the possibility of remote access or placed

in the library, providing library and information services to the public pursuant to

Library law ^ 2a).



(6) the accompanying information for the purpose of this Act is such information,

that is closely associated with the requested information (such as information about its

the existence of, origin, number, reason of refusal, a time after which the reason

denied takes and when will be re-examined, and other important

features).



(7) the machine-readable format for the purposes of this Act, the format of the

data file with such a structure, which allows you to programmatically

facilities to easily find, identify and gain from this data file

for specific information, including individual data and their internal

structure.



(8) an open format for the purposes of this Act, the format of the

a data file that is not dependent on the specific technical and

software and is made available to the public without any

the restrictions, which would impair the use of the information contained in the data

file.



(9) Open a formal standard for the purposes of this Act, the

the rule, which was issued in writing and contains the specification of requirements for

ensure the ability of different software to each other

provide services and work together effectively.



(10) the Metadata for the purposes of this Act, data describing the context,

the content and structure of the recorded information and its management in the course of

of the time.



§ 4



The provision of information



(1) mandatory entities provide information upon request, or

disclosure.



(2) if the applicant is a statutory body, is provided by the

information under the same conditions as other applicants.



Section 4a



The provision of information on request



(1) if the information is provided on the basis of the request, in the

formats and languages based on the content of the request for information,

including the related metadata, unless this Act provides otherwise.

The statutory body is not obliged to alter the format or language information or

to create the metadata information, if such a change or create

the metadata for the statutory body have been an unreasonable burden; in this case,

meet the statutory body of the request to provide information in a format

or the language in which it was created. If the required information is

part of a larger whole, and its exclusion would be for the statutory body

an unreasonable burden, will provide the statutory body in accordance with such great

This Act. If it is possible, taking into account the nature of the request

and how to record the information required, it shall provide a statutory body

information in electronic form.



(2) if the information is provided on the basis of the request,

manner according to the content of the application, in particular



and information in electronic communication) or paper form,



(b) providing a copy of the document containing the table) with the required information



(c)) by providing a data file that contains the required information,



d) consultation document containing the required information,



(e) sharing of data through the interface) information system, or



f) allowing remote access to the information that is in the course of time

amended, renewed, complements, or repeatedly creates or its regular

passing in any other way.



(3) if the means of providing the information referred to in paragraph 2 is not possible or

would be for the statutory body constituted a disproportionate burden, will satisfy the mandatory

the body of the request to provide information to the other means that allow

its effective use by the applicant.



§ 4b



The provision of information through the publication of



Information provided by publication shall be provided in all formats and

the languages in which it was created; When the disclosure of such information in

electronic format must be one of these formats open and, if

possible, whether or not a machine readable. If it is possible and appropriate, publish

the statutory body along with the information whether or not the metadata that is related to it.

Format and metadata should as much as possible comply with the open formal standards.



§ 5



Publication of information



(1) each statutory body shall, for the information of the public at its head office

and their offices to publish on the site, which is universally accessible,

as well as allowing the acquisition of copies thereof, the following information:



and the reason and the method of establishing) a statutory body, including the conditions and

the principles under which it operates,



(b)) a description of its organizational structure, place and way to get

relevant information, where you can submit a request or complaint, to submit a proposal,

the initiative or any other request or to receive a decision on the rights and

responsibilities of the persons



(c) the closing date and place) method, where an appeal against

by decision of the statutory body of rights and responsibilities of persons,

including express requests that are in this context

placed on the applicant, as well as description of procedures and rules that must be

follow for those activities, and the designation of the appropriate form and

how and where can that form be obtained,



(d)) the procedure, which must comply with the statutory body in dealing with all

requests, suggestions, and any other request of citizens, including relevant deadlines,

to be observed,



(e) an overview of the regulations) under which statutory body

in particular, and decides which set forth the right to seek information and

obligation to provide information and governing the rights of citizens in the

regarding statutory body, including information where and when they are

the legislation provided for inspection,



f) tariff payments for the provision of information,



(g)) annual report for the previous calendar year on its activities in

providing information (article 18),



h) the exclusive licensee granted pursuant to § 14a para. 4,



superior resolution I) about the amount of payments issued under section 16a, paragraph 2. 7,



j) e-mail address of the Registrar.



(2) the compulsory subjects are obliged at its head office during office hours

make available



and) the legislation issued in the framework of their competence,



(b)) the lists of main documents, particularly conceptual, strategic, and

programmatic in nature, which may be granted under this Act

including any proposals, the licensing agreements ^ 2b) under section 14a



and it so that everyone can look into them and take a copy of the statement

or a copy.



(3) within 15 days from the provision of information at the request of the statutory body of these

information publicly available in a manner allowing remote access. About the information

provided by the way under section 4A(1). 2 (a). e) and (f)), information

provided in non-electronic form, or extremely large

electronically the information provided it is sufficient to disclose an accompanying

information that conveys their contents.




(4) Compulsory subjects are required to publish the information referred to in

paragraphs 1 and 2 also in a way allowing remote access. This obligation

does not apply to compulsory subjects that are only natural persons.

In the case of the information referred to in paragraph 2 (a). a) is sufficient to

to fulfill this obligation to include a link to the place where they are

information already published in a manner allowing remote access.

The structure of the published information shall adopt detailed legislation.



(5) the compulsory subjects that lead and manage the registry, evidence,

lists or registers containing information that is based on

a special law accessible to everyone, this information is required to

publish in a clear form and in a manner allowing remote access.

On these bodies for this purpose does not extend the obligation to avoid

the pooling of information under special legislation. ^ 3a)



(6) the obligation to publish the information referred to in paragraphs 4 and 5 meet the required

body by way of allowing remote access without undue

delay the exposes of public administration portal administrators or passes.

The form and the data format of the information transmitted and made available to the down

the implementing legislation.



(7) the statutory body may disclose the information referred to in paragraph 1 and the other

ways, and except as provided in this Act may publish other

information.



§ 6



Link to published information



(1) If a request for information is directed to provide published

information, the statutory body as soon as possible, but no later than seven

days, the place of supply of the information provided to the applicant data to allow

finding and obtaining the published information, in particular the reference to the Internet

the page where the information is located.



(2) if the applicant takes on the direct provision of published information,

It provides a statutory body; This does not apply if the application for

provision of the information is submitted electronically and when it is required

information published in a manner allowing remote access and to the applicant

communicated to the link to the website where the information is located.



§ 7



Protection of classified information



If the requested information in accordance with the legislation designated as ^ 4)

classified information to which the applicant has authorized access, required

the body does not provide it.



§ 8



cancelled



§ 8a



Information relating to the personality, expressions of personal nature, privacy

natural persons and must provide the required personal information only in accordance with

the legislation governing their protection ^ 4a).



§ 8b



Recipients of public funds



(1) the debtor must provide the basic personal details ^ 4b) about the person

provided by public funds.



(2) the provisions of paragraph 1 shall not apply to the provision of public

resources under the laws in the area of social, the provision of health

services, material security in unemployment benefits, State aid

building savings, and Government to help rebuild the territory ^ 4 c).



(3) the basic personal information referred to in paragraph 1 are granted only in this

range: name, surname, year of birth, the municipality where the recipient has a permanent

stay, above, the purpose and conditions provided by public funds.



§ 9



Protection of trade secrets



(1) if the required information is a trade secret ^ 6), mandatory

the body does not provide it.



(2) the provision of information, which relates to the use of public

resources does not constitute the provision of information about the extent and the recipients

These resources for violation of the trade secret.



§ 10



Protection of the confidentiality of matrimonial property regimes



Information about the financial circumstances of the person who is not a mandatory body

obtained on the basis of the laws on taxes, fees, pension or

health insurance or social security ^ 8) the statutory body

under this Act does not provide.



§ 11



Further restrictions on the right to information



(1) a statutory body may restrict the provision of information, if:



and) applies solely to the internal personnel rules and guidelines

statutory body



(b)), the new information, which was created in the preparation of the decision

a statutory body, unless the law provides otherwise; This applies only to the time

When the preparation of the ends, or decision



(c) the information provided), the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation or

The European Union, which is in the interest of national security, public safety

or to protect the rights of third parties protected referred to agents of the designation

"NATO UNCLASSIFIED" or "LIMITE", and in the Czech Republic is the sign

respected for reasons of fulfilling the obligations arising for the Czech

Republic of its membership in the North Atlantic Treaty Organization or

The European Union, if the originator did not give consent to the granting of ^ 8a).



(2) the statutory body shall not provide information if:



and as for the resulting information) without the use of public funds, which

was passed to the person to whom the law does not impose such an obligation, if the

did not disclose that information agrees with the provision of



(b)) it exposes on the basis of a special law ^ 9) at pre-established

regular periods until the next period,



(c)) would be infringing the protection of the rights of third persons to the subject of rights

copyright or rights related to copyright (hereinafter referred to as "the law of the

Copyright ") ^ 2 b), or



(d)) as to the information, which relates to the stability of the financial system ^ 18).



(3) information received from a third party debtor entity in the performance of

tasks within the supervisory, supervisory, supervisory or similar activities

carried out under a special legal regulation ^ 11), according to which

covered by the obligation of professional secrecy or other procedure to protect the

prior to the publication or abuse, are not provided. Statutory body

will provide only the information that in carrying out these tasks arose his

activities.



(4) Compulsory subjects do not provide further information about the



and the ongoing criminal proceedings)



(b)) the decision-making activity of courts, with the exception of judgments;



c) performance of the tasks of the intelligence services, ^ 12)



(d) the preparation, conduct and) discussing the results of the checks in the organs

The Supreme Audit Office,



(e) activities of the Ministry of Finance) in accordance with the Act on certain measures

against the legalization of proceeds of crime and terrorist financing or

According to the law on the implementation of international sanctions,



f) data held in the register under the Act on cyber incidents

safety, from which it was possible to identify the authority or person,

that a cyber security incident reported or whose

the provision would undermine the effectiveness of reactive or protective measures

According to the law on cyber security.



Provisions of the special law on ^ 13) the provision of information in the above

the areas are not affected.



(5) the statutory body does not provide the information that is the subject of the protection of

Copyright ^ 2b), if in possession of a



and) operators of radio or television broadcasts, who the

broadcasters operate on the basis of special legislation, the ^ 13a)



b) schools and educational institutions that are part of the educational system

According to the Education Act ^ 13b) and according to the law on higher education ^ 13 c),



(c)), Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic and other public institutions, which

are the recipients or beneficiaries of aid for research and development of public

resources according to the law on the promotion of research and development ^ 13d), or



d) cultural institutions managing public funds, such as

theatres, orchestras and other art files, with the exception of libraries

providing library and information services to the public by the library

^ 2a) Act and the museums and galleries that provide standardized public

services ^ 19).



The provision of such information in accordance with the specific provisions is not

without prejudice to the.



(6) the statutory body does not provide information on the activities of the institutions operating in the

criminal proceedings, including information from the writings, including writings, in which

It was not initiated criminal proceedings, documents, materials and messages about how to

When examining the notification, the activities of these bodies which arose when

protect the safety of persons, property and public order, prevention of

crime and in performing the tasks according to the code of criminal procedure, if the

This threatened the rights of third parties or the ability of law

criminal proceedings to prevent crime, search or reveal

crime or prosecute criminal offences or the ensuring the safety

Of the Czech Republic. The provisions of other laws on the provision of information by

not affect ^ 13e).



§ 12



Conditions of restriction



All restrictions on the right to information performs a mandatory body so that

provide the required information, including supporting information after

the exclusion of the information on which it lays down the law. Right to refuse

information lasts only as long as it takes to the reason for the refusal. In

justified cases, statutory body shall check whether the reason for the denial.



section 13 of the



Request of information



(1) an application for provision of the information is given orally or in writing, and even

through electronic communications networks or services.



(2) if the applicant, on request, the information provided orally administered or

If the applicant does not consider the information provided in the application to be filed orally

pleasant, you must submit a request in writing.




(3) the provisions of § 14-16a and section 18 applies only to applications submitted

in writing.



§ 14



Procedure and the handling of written applications for the provision of

information



(1) the application is made on the date when it received the required entity.



(2) the request must be clear which entity is determined by the principal and

that the applicant seeks to provide information within the meaning of this Act.

A natural person shall be indicated in the request, the name, surname, date of birth, address,

the place of permanent residence or, if he is not recorded as a permanent resident,

the address of the place of residence and delivery address, if different from the address of the place of

residence or domicile. The name of the legal person,

the identification number of the person, the address of the registered office and address for service,

If different from the address of the registered office. Address for service means also

electronic address.



(3) if the request is made, it must be submitted electronically through

the e-mail address of the statutory body of the registry, if it is required

body mauled. If the e-mail addresses are not published, mailroom

It is sufficient to administration to any e-mail address of the statutory body.



(4) where the application does not contain the particulars referred to in paragraph 2, first sentence, and

address for service, or if there is an electronic request is made

referred to in paragraph 3, is not a request within the meaning of this Act.



(5) the statutory body shall assess the application and:



and if) does the lack of data on the applicant in accordance with paragraph 2 of the

request for information under this Act, in particular under section 14a

or 15, shall invite the applicant, within a period of 7 days from the date of submission of the application to

Supplement; If the applicant does not comply with this request within 30 days from the date of its

delivery receipt, request is postponed,



(b)) in the event that the request is incomprehensible, it is not clear what information

is required, or is formulated in too general, ask the applicant in

within seven days from the filing of the application, to clarify, if the contracting authority

the applicant shall request, within 30 days from the date of receipt of the request, the decision of refusal

the request,



c) in the case that the requested information is not related to its competence,

the request is postponed and this justified the fact shall, within 7 days from the date of

receipt of the request, the applicant



(d)), unless under section 15, shall provide the information in accordance with the request in the

within 15 days from the date of receipt of the application or the date of its

replenishment; If you need a licence pursuant to § 14a shall submit within this period

the final licence offer to the applicant.



(6) the procedure for the provision of information to record.



(7) the deadline for provision of the information referred to in paragraph 5 (b). (d)) can

the statutory body to extend, for important reasons, but not more than ten

days. Major reasons are:



and the search for and collection) the information requested in the other offices that

are separate from the offices dealing with the request,



(b) to find and capture large) amount of separate and distinct information

required in a single request,



(c) other mandatory) the consultation with the body that has a serious interest in the

decision on the application, or between two or more components of the statutory

the body, which have a serious interest in the subject of the request.



The applicant must be an extension of the deadline and on the reasons for always

proven to be informed, in a timely manner before the expiry of the time limits for the provision of

information.



§ 14a



Some of the provisions of the license or sub-license agreement in providing

information



(1) if the information that is the subject of the protection of the rights of

Copyright ^ 2b), granted on the basis of the license or sub-license agreement

and proprietary rights to the subject of the protection of copyright law carries a mandatory

entity that is not exempted from the obligation to provide information under section 11

paragraph. 5, the procedure in matters not regulated by this law referred to in

^ Copyright Act 2b).



(2) the remuneration for permission to take the information must not be higher than the remuneration referred to in

§ 17, unless specific legislation or by the license agreement

among the principal body and the right to dispose of the subject of the law

the copyright for the statutory body.



(3) the conditions for the provision of information in the license or sub-license agreement

(hereinafter referred to as "license agreement") must allow further use of the information

by the applicant in accordance with the request, unless this Act provides otherwise.

License or sublicense (the "license") is provided as a

a non-exclusive, except in the cases referred to in paragraph 4.



(4) a statutory body can provide an exclusive licence only if it is

the exclusive licensee for further dissemination of the information provided the necessary and

If it is in the public interest. Where a statutory body exclusive

the license under the first sentence, shall review at least every 3 years duration reasons

on the basis of which the licence is granted; This does not apply in

the case of the grant of the exclusive licensee to the digitisation of cultural resources

When a statutory body shall examine the duration of the reasons, on the basis of which it was

exclusive licenses granted, in the eleventh year of duration, or every

the next 7 years. In the case of the grant of exclusive license to

digitisation of cultural resources must be subject to compulsory, free of charge

provided with a copy of the digital reproduction of cultural resources, which will be

possible after the end of the duration of the exclusive licence granted pursuant to this

the law.



(5) the statutory body shall publish in a way allowing remote access pattern

in the license agreement, which can be adapted to a particular applicant

the application and is used as a proposal for the conclusion of the license agreement.



(6) the provisions of license contracts in the provision of information

under this Act does not cover protection of trade secrets.



§ 15



The decision on the refusal of the application



(1) if the statutory body of the request, even if only in part, does not comply with, issues in

the time limit for responding to requests a decision refusing the application, where appropriate, of

denial of the request section (hereinafter referred to as "the decision of refusal"), with

except in cases where the request is postponed.



(2) If a request for the protection of business secrets

pursuant to section 9 or the protection of the rights of third parties to the subject matter of copyright law

under section 11 (1) 2 (a). (c)), in the grounds of the decision must be stated,

who exercises the right to this trade secrets or who carries out

property rights to this subject-matter of copyright law, if this

the person entity known to the debtor. For providing public library

Library and information services in accordance with the library law ^ 2a) and museums and

Gallery providing a standardized public service ^ 19) with the first sentence of

does not apply.



section 16 of the



Appeal



(1) a statutory body against the decision to reject a claim can be filed

the appeal.



(2) the statutory body shall submit the appeal, together with the file material

the superior authority within the time limit of 15 days from the date of receipt of the appeal.



(3) the superior authority shall decide on the appeal within 15 days from the date of submission of the

the appeal of a mandatory body. The deadline for a decision on the decomposition is 15

working days from the date of delivery of the decomposition of a compulsory subject. The time limit

cannot be extended.



(4) when a judicial review of the decision on the appeal on the basis of an action by

a special legal regulation, the Court will examine whether there are grounds for

denial of the request. If there are no grounds for refusal, the Court

cancels the decision on the appeal and the decision of the statutory body of refusal

the application and the compulsory directs the information requested.



section 16a



The complaint procedure in dealing with requests for information



(1) a complaint about the procedure for the handling of requests for information (hereinafter referred to as

"complaint"), the applicant may submit,



and) which do not agree with the request in the manner specified in section 6,



(b)) which after the expiry pursuant to § 14 para. 5 (b). (d)) or section 14

paragraph. 7 information has not been provided or submitted the final license

offer and was not issued a decision on the refusal of the application,



(c) that the information was given) partially, without the rest of the

request a decision of refusal, or



(d)) that does not agree with the amount of remuneration pursuant to § 17 para. 3 or

the amount of the remuneration in accordance with § 14a para. 2, required in connection with

the provision of information.



(2) the complaint may be filed in writing or orally; If the complaint is lodged orally

and cannot be immediately dealt with, writes about her mandatory operator written

record.



(3) the complaint is served on the debtor entity, within 30 days from the date of



and communication) delivery pursuant to section 6, section 14 para. 5 (b). (c)) or section 17 para. 3,



(b) the expiry of the period for granting) information pursuant to § 14 para. 5 (b). (d))

or § 14 para. 7.



(4) the complaint shall be decided by superior authority.



(5) the statutory body shall submit the complaint, together with the file material

the superior authority within 7 days from the date on which the complaint has, if in

This period of the complaint itself completely fails to provide the required

information or final licence offer or issue a decision on the

denial of the request.



(6) the superior authority in deciding on the complaint referred to in paragraph 1 (b).

a), b) or (c) shall review the procedure of compulsory subject) and decides by



and the compulsory body confirms the procedure),



(b) the statutory body) directs within the prescribed period, which shall not be

longer than 15 days from the date of notification of the decision of the superior authority, the request

handle, or submitted a final licence offer to the applicant, or




(c)) and resolution of the case will take over the information provided or shall issue a decision

to reject the application; This procedure does not apply to the authorities of the territorial

authorities in the exercise of individual responsibility.



(7) the superior authority in deciding on the complaint referred to in paragraph 1 (b).

(d) examine how the statutory body) and decides by



and the amount of payment or rewards), is confirmed,



(b) the amount of compensation or remuneration) decreases; This procedure does not apply to

authorities of territorial self-governing units in the performance of individual,

or



(c) compulsory subject) directs within the prescribed period, which shall not be

longer than 15 days from the date of notification of the decision of the superior authority,

fix, if it is a payment or reward for providing information

local government unit in a separate area of responsibility.



(8) the superior authority decides on the complaint within 15 days from the day on which it was

presented to it.



(9) the decision referred to in paragraphs 6 and 7 shall be notified to the applicant and to the debtor

entity. Against a decision issued pursuant to paragraphs 6 and 7 shall not be

appeal. If, however, the decision referred to in paragraph 6 (b). (c)),

appeal only if the supervisor decided pursuant to section 178, the body designated

paragraph. the last 2 sentences of administrative procedure or pursuant to section 20 (2). 5 of this

the law.



(10) if given the information referred to in paragraph 6 (b). (c)), the applicant may

within the meaning of paragraph 1. and) or c) to do likewise.



§ 17



Cover costs



(1) the compulsory subjects are related to the provision of information

entitled to claim remuneration in an amount which shall not exceed the costs

with the acquisition of copies, measure technical data media and sending

information to the applicant. The statutory body may request reimbursement for exceptionally

an extensive search for information.



(2) if the license agreement has been negotiated remuneration cannot be required

payment of costs.



(3) in the event that the statutory body for the provision of information

request payment, shall notify this fact together with the amount of remuneration

before providing information to the applicant. Of the notice must be clear on the

the basis of what the facts and the way in which remuneration was obliged

body figures. Included in the notice to be given lessons on options

to request reimbursement of the costs for the provision of information, the complaint

under section 16a, paragraph 2. 1 (b). (d)), from which it is apparent, in what period of time can be

complaint, from what date this period counts, which the parent

the authority shall decide on it and on which the debtor entity serves.



(4) fails to comply with a mandatory subject to the notification requirement of the applicant

of paragraph 3, be entitled to reimbursement of the costs.



(5) the provision of the information referred to in paragraph 3 shall be subject to the payment of a

the required payment. If the applicant within 60 days from the date of notification of the above

the required payment of the reimbursement fails to pay, the debtor shall postpone the request body. After

for the handling of complaints against the amount of the required payment period referred to in sentence

the second is not running.



(6) the remuneration of the statutory body is income.



section 18



Annual report



(1) each statutory body must always to 1. March to publish an annual

report for the previous calendar year of its activities in the field of

the provision of information under this Act that contains the following information:



and) the number of applications submitted for information and the number of issued decisions on

denial of the request,



(b)) the number of appeals against the decision,



(c) a copy of the essential parts of each) judgment of the Court in case review

the legality of the decision of the statutory body of the rejection of the request for

the provision of information and a list of all expenses that the statutory body

incurred in connection with judicial proceedings on the rights and obligations of the

under this Act, including the costs of its own staff and

the costs of legal representation,



(d) supplied by the licensor) enumeration, including a justification of the necessity

the granting of an exclusive licence,



(e)) the number of complaints under section 16a, the reasons of their submission and a brief

description of how to deal with it,



(f)) for more information related to the implementation of this Act.



(2) if the debtor has a special law imposed a duty to subject

submit a public annual report containing information on the

activities, integrating the information referred to in paragraph 1 to this annual report as

its a separate section titled "disclosure of information pursuant to law No.

106/1999 Coll., on free access to information ".



§ 19



To allow access to information or to provide information on the conditions and

manner prescribed by law is not a violation of the obligation to maintain

the confidentiality imposed special laws. ^ 15)



PART TWO



TRANSITIONAL AND FINAL PROVISIONS



section 20



(1) the obligation provided for in § 5 para. 2 date 1. January 1, 2001. For

communities that are not cities, ^ 16) the obligation according to § 5 para. 2 the date of

January 1, 2002.



(2) the obligation provided for in § 5 para. 3 the date 1. January 1, 2002.



(3) the time limit for provision of information [section 14, paragraph 3 (b), (c))] and

extensions of time (section 14 (5)) in the first 12 months from the

the effectiveness of the law extend to double, and the next 12 months

extend by half.



(4) unless this Act provides otherwise, the provisions of the procedure under

This Act



and for a decision to reject) applications,



(b)) for an appeals procedure and



(c)) in complaint procedures for calculation of time limits, delivery and cost control



the provisions of the administrative code ^ 17); Additionally, the procedure under this Act

the provisions of the administrative code of the essential principles of activities

the administrative authorities, the provisions on protection against failure to act and the provisions of §

178; in the rest of the Administrative Procedure Act does not apply.



(5) If, under section 178 of the administrative code superior authority to determine

decides on appeal and in the proceedings on the complaint by one who stands in

the head of a statutory body.



(6) information concerning by the territorial

Government Unit, provide the authorities of the local government unit in the

by the.



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(1) the Government shall issue the regulation, which modifies the interaction of State administration bodies

with communities in ensuring the municipalities pursuant to § 5 of this Act.



(2) the Government regulation policy determination of reimbursement and licensing of rewards

for the provision of information.



(3) the Ministry of the Interior shall issue a decree



and the structure of the information disclosed) on statutory body under section 5

paragraph. 1 and 2 in a way allowing remote access,



(b) a description of the procedures referred to in the outline) § 5 para. 1 (b). (d)),



c) form and data format information for the disclosure or dissemination of information

According to § 5 para. 6.



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The effectiveness of the



This Act shall take effect on 1 January 2000. January 1, 2000.



Klaus r.



Havel, v. r.



Zeman in r.



Selected provisions of the novel



Article II of Act No. 61/2006 Sb.



Transitional provisions



1. Requests that the statutory body received before the date of

entry into force of this Act, shall apply the existing legislation.



2. license or sub-license agreement, which has been granted exclusive

licence relating to the provision of information pursuant to Act No. 106/1999 Coll.

in the version in force until the date of entry into force of this law, and which were

concluded before the date of entry into force of this Act, cease to have effect

the expiry of the agreed period, but not later than 31 December 2006. December 2008.



Article. (II) Act No. 222/2015 Sb.



Transitional provisions



1. The request for information submitted before the date of entry into force of

This law shall be handled pursuant to Act No. 106/1999 Coll., as amended by

effective before the date of entry into force of this Act.



2. the obligation to publish the information pursuant to Act No. 106/1999 Coll., on

the version in force from the date of entry into force of this Act, shall not apply to

information, the disclosure of which occurred before the date of entry into force of

of this Act.



3. A license or sub-license the agreement under which it was granted

the exclusive licensee for the provision of information in accordance with law No.

106/1999 SB., in the version in force before the date of entry into force of this

the law, which is valid to 17. July 2013, ceases to have effect

the expiry of the agreed period, but not later than 18. July 2043. The first sentence

shall not apply in the case of a license or sub-license agreement relating to the

the digitisation of cultural resources.



1) directive of the European Parliament and of the Council 2003/98/EC of 17 May 1999.

November 2003 on the re-use of public sector information.



Directive of the European Parliament and of the Council/37/EU of 26 March. June

2013, amending Directive 2003/98/EC on the re-use of information

in the public sector.



1A) for example, Act No. 527/1990 Coll., on inventions and improvement

the proposals, as amended, law No. 529/1991 Coll., on the

the protection of the topographies of semiconductor products, as amended

legislation, Act No. 478/1992 Coll. on utility models, as

amended, law no 452/2001 Coll., on the protection of designations of origin and

geographical indications and on the amendment of the Act on consumer protection, as amended by

amended, Act No. 441/2003 Coll. on trademarks and

Amendment of the Act No. 6/2002 Coll., on courts, judges, lay judges and the State

administration of courts and amending some other acts (law on courts, and

the Judges Act), as amended, (law on trade marks),

as amended by Act No. 501/2004 Sb.




1B) for example, Act No. 123/1998 Coll., on the right to information on the

environment, and law no 344/1992 Coll., on the real estate of the Czech

Republic (Act), as amended.



section 2 (b) 2). (h)) and n) Act No. 127/2005 Coll., on electronic

roads and amending certain related laws (the law on the

electronic communications).



2A) Act No. 257/2001 Coll. on libraries and operating conditions

public library and information services (library)

amended by Act No. 1/2005.



2B) Act No. 121/2000 Coll. on copyright, rights related to

Copyright and on amendments to certain laws (Copyright Act), as amended by

Act No. 81/2005 Coll.



3A) § 5 para. 1 (b). h) of the Act No. 101/2000 Coll., on the protection of personal

data and on amendment to certain laws.



4) Act No. 412/2005 Coll., on the protection of classified information and on the

Security eligibility.



for example, section 4A) 11 through 16 of the civil code, section 5 and 10 of law No.

101/2000 Coll., on the protection of personal data and on amendments to certain laws.



4B) § 5 para. 2 (a). a) of Act No. 101/2000 Sb.



4 c) for example, Act No. 155/1995 Coll., on pension insurance, as amended by

amended, Act No. 48/1997 Coll., on public health

insurance, as subsequently amended, Act No. 117/1995 Coll., on

State social support, as amended, law No.

100/1988 Coll. on social security, as subsequently amended,

Law No. 96/1993 Coll., on building savings and State aid for the building

savings, as amended, and Act No. 12/2001 Coll., on State

to help rebuild the territory affected natural or other disaster, and about

Amendment of the Act No. 363/1999 Coll., on insurance, as amended

legislation (the law on the State to help rebuild the territory).



6) § 17 of the Act No. 513/1991 Coll., the commercial code.



for example, section 8) 24 of Act No. 337/1992 Coll., on administration of taxes and fees, in the

as amended, section 23 of Act No. 586/1992 Coll., on

universal health insurance, as amended, section 14

Law No. 582/1991 Coll., on the Organization and implementation of social

security, as amended, section 24a of Act No. 553/1991

Coll. on General health insurance company in the Czech Republic, Act No.

117/1995 Coll., on State social assistance, as amended.



8A) § 64a of law no 499/2004 Coll. on Archives and records service

amendments to certain laws, as amended by law No 32/2008 Sb.



9), for example, law No. 89/1995 Coll., on State Statistical Service Act

No 6/1993 Coll. on Česká národní banka, as amended.



11) for example, Act No. 552/1991 Coll., on State control, as amended by

amended, law No. 15/1998 Coll., on the Securities and Exchange Commission and

amending and supplementing other acts, as amended, Act

No 64/1986 Coll., on Czech commercial inspection, as amended

legislation, law No. 133/1985 Coll., on fire protection, as amended

regulations.



12) § 5 and 8 of law No 153/1994 Coll., on the intelligence services, as amended by

Act No. 118/1995 Coll.



13), for example, section 8a of Act No. 141/1961 Coll., the criminal code, as amended by law

No. 292/1993 Coll., section 45 of Act No. 166/1993 Coll.



13A) Act No. 483/1991 Coll., on the Czech television, as amended

regulations.



Act No. 484/1991 Coll., on the Czech Radio, as amended.



13B) Act No. 561/2004 Coll. on pre-school, primary, secondary, higher

vocational and other education (the Education Act).



13 c) Act No. 111/1998 Coll., on universities and amending and supplementing

other laws (law on higher education), as amended

regulations.



13D) § 2 (2). 2 (a). (b)), and (c)) Act No. 130/2002 Coll., on the promotion of

research and development from public funds and amending certain

related laws (Act on the promotion of research and development).



13E) Act No. 141/1961 Coll., the criminal code, as amended,

Act No. 218/2003 Coll., on juvenile liability for unlawful acts and the

the judicial system in matters of youth, as amended.



15) for example, law No. 15/1998 Coll., Act No. 90/1995 Coll., on rules

the order of the Chamber of Deputies, the law No. 199/1994 Coll., on the award of public

contracts, as amended, Act No. 283/1993 Coll., as amended by

amended, law No 6/1993 Coll., as amended.



16) Act No. 367/1990 Coll., on municipalities (municipal establishment), as amended by

amended.



17) Act No. 500/2004 Coll., the administrative code.



18) § 2 of the law No 6/1993 Coll. on Česká národní banka, as amended by

amended.



19) Act No. 121/2000 Coll., on the protection of the collections of the Museum of the nature and amending

certain other acts, as amended.