Act Amending The Act On Elections To The Folketing (Regulation Of Basic Remuneration, Set-Off In Accordance With The Salary The First Year, Earning Amount To Supplementary Training, Etc., Increase In The Retirement Age For Egenpension, Etc.)

Original Language Title: Lov om ændring af lov om valg til Folketinget(Regulering af grundvederlaget, modregning i eftervederlaget det første år, optjening af beløb til efteruddannelse m.v., forhøjelse af pensionsalder for egenpension m.v.)

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Act amending the Act on elections to the Folketing

(Regulation of basic remuneration, set-off in accordance with the salary the first year, earning amount to supplementary training, etc., increase in the retirement age for egenpension, etc.)

WE, MARGRETHE the SECOND, by the grace of God Queen of Denmark, do indeed:

The Danish Parliament has adopted and we know Our consent confirmed the following law:

§ 1

In the law on elections to the Folketing, see. lovbekendtgørelse nr. 107 of 8. February 2011, as amended by Act No. 251 of 21. March 2012, shall be amended as follows: 1. In section 108, paragraph 2, the following is inserted as a 2. item:

» Basic salary shall be adjusted annually on 1 October. April by an adjustment percentage is calculated on the basis of wage increases in pay range 37-39 and løngrupperne 1-3. '

2. In section 108, paragraph 5, the words ' section 109 (a), paragraph 12 ' to: ' section 109 (a), paragraph 13. '

3. In article 109, paragraph 3, the words ' as from the 13. month ', and ' revenue ' reads ', see. However, paragraphs 4-6 '.

4. In article 109, paragraph 3, nr. 4, shall be inserted after ' Mayor ': ' red ', re-gions.

5. In section 109 shall be inserted after paragraph 3 as a new paragraph: "(4). In the first 12 months of a member after the remuneration period happens, however, not offsetting of revenues up to 100,000 USD Amount is adjusted under section 109 (a), paragraph 13. '

Paragraphs 4 and 5 become paragraphs 5 and 6.

6. In section 109 shall be inserted after paragraph 5, there will be (6) as new pieces: ' (7). An ordinary member whose membership is terminated by a Folketing election, or who resigns due to illness of the Folketing, can recoup the costs of continuing education, etc. may be granted only cover expenses for continuing education, etc. in the members after the remuneration period and only in the amount that is earned without prejudice. (8).

(8). Earned 20,000 DKK per whole few years of membership to cover the expenditure referred to in paragraph 7, shall not exceed EUR 100,000 USD. Amounts earned and paid for training, etc. are not included in taxable income. Coverage of expenditure after education, etc., must be approved by the Danish Parliament's President. The amount is adjusted under section 109 (a), paragraph 13. '

Paragraph 6-12 will be hereafter paragraph 9-15.

7. § 109, paragraph 6, there will be paragraph 9 is replaced by the following: ' (9). The Committee on the rules of procedure shall lay down the detailed rules for calculating the remuneration period following after paragraph 2, rules on set-off pursuant to paragraph 3 and the rules for the coverage of the costs of training, etc., in accordance with paragraphs 7 and 8. '

8. In section 109, paragraph 10, 1. point, there will be 13, paragraph 1. clause, and paragraph 12, 2. point, there will be 15, paragraph 2. paragraph, the words ' 7-9 ': ' 10-12 '.

9. In section 109, paragraph 10, 2. item, which becomes paragraph. 13, 2. paragraph shall be added after ' in accordance with the remuneration ': ' and the coverage of costs for training, etc. ' 10. In section 109, paragraph 10, 3. item, which becomes paragraph. 13, 3. paragraph shall be added after ' in accordance with the remuneration of the two places ': ' and the coverage of costs for training, etc. ' 11. In section 109, paragraph 10, 4. item, which becomes paragraph. 13, 4. paragraph, paragraphs 3 and 4 shall be replaced by ' ': ' paragraph 3, 4 and 5 '.

12. In section 109 (a) shall be inserted after paragraph 4 as new paragraph: "(5). For an ordinary member who resides outside of the Zealand region, may be without documentation paid 20,000 € per year to cover the costs of double dwelling, if the Member in the Copenhagen area has at its disposal a dwelling used as supplementary housing of the Member concerned. '

Paragraph 5 becomes paragraph 6-14-15.

13. In section a, paragraph 7, 109 1. point, there will be (8) 1. paragraph (8) 1. point, there will be (9) 1. paragraph and paragraph 13, 1. point, there will be 14, paragraph 1. paragraph 6 shall be replaced by ' paragraph ', to: ' 7 '.

14. In section 109 (a), paragraph 8, 2. point, there will be paragraph 9 2. paragraph 7 shall be replaced by ' paragraph ', to: ' paragraph 8 '.

15. In section 109 (a), paragraph 9, which becomes paragraph 10, the words ' paragraph 5 ': ' paragraph 6 '.

16. In section 109 (a), paragraph 9, there will be paragraph 10, paragraph 10, 2. point, there will be (11) 2. paragraph and in paragraph 11, 1. point, there will be 12, paragraph 1. paragraph, shall be replaced by ' paragraphs 1, 2 or 6 ': ' paragraph 1, 2 or 7 '.

17. In paragraph 109 (a), paragraph 9, there will be paragraph 10, and paragraphs 10, 2. point, there will be (11) 2. paragraph shall be added after ' paragraph 3 ': ' or receive expenses to double homemaking after paragraph 5 '.

18. In paragraph 109 (a), paragraph 11, 1. point, there will be 12, paragraph 1. paragraph, the words ' paragraph 4 ', to: ' (4) and (5) ', and ' paragraphs 5, 9 and 10 ' are replaced by: ' paragraph 6, 10 and 11 ".

19. In paragraph 109 (a), paragraph 12, 1. point, there will be 13, paragraph 1. paragraph, paragraphs 3 and 4 shall be replaced by ' ': ' paragraph 3, 4 and 5 '.

20. In paragraph 109 (a), paragraph 13, 1. point, there will be 14, paragraph 1. paragraph, shall be replaced by ' paragraphs 1, 2, 6, 7 and 8 ': ' paragraph 1, 2, 7, 8 and 9 ' and after ' see. (3) 2. paragraph, ' reads ' rules on expenses to double household maintenance pursuant to paragraphs 4 and 5 '.

21. In section 109 (a), paragraph 13, 2. point, there will be 14, paragraph 2. paragraph, the words ' paragraphs 5, 9 and 10 ' are replaced by: ' paragraph 6, 10 and 11 ".

22. In paragraph 109 (a), paragraph 14, 2. point, there will be 15, paragraph 2. paragraph 11 shall be replaced by ' paragraph ', to: ' 12 '.

23. In article 110, paragraph 1, the following is inserted as a 4. item:

» For use for decisions after 3. point can the Folketing President obtain an opinion from the Medical Committee of the former Member's loss of earning capacity due to health conditions. '

24. In article 110, paragraph 2, the following is inserted as a 3. item:

» The rules applicable for civil servants on the calculation of the severance pay shall apply mutatis mutandis. '

25. In article 110, paragraph 4, 2. paragraph, the words ' basic remuneration in accordance with the Act on salaries and pensions, etc. for the Danish members of the European Parliament ', to: ' consideration for membership of the European Parliament '.

§ 2

In Act No. 513 of 6. June 2007 on amendments to the law on elections to the Folketing (Changes as a result of the gradual increase of efterløns-and old-age pension age, etc., and reimbursement of the costs of hotel accommodation) is amended as follows: 1. In section 2 is inserted as paragraph 4: ' (4). For members, who first became a member of the Danish Parliament before the 1. July 2007, the provisions of § 1, nr. 2, the application for payment of egenpension earned on the basis of Member periods after the 1. July 2012. '

§ 3 paragraph 1. The law shall enter into force on the 1. July 2012.

(2). § 1, nr. 3, 5, 6 and 8-11, shall take effect for all members who are elected or re-elected to Parliament at the next election after the entry into force of the Act.

(3). Members who obtain the right to remuneration in the period after the Act's entry into force and until the holding of the next Folketing election after the entry into force of the Act, can choose to get paid according to remuneration according to the rules in section 1, nr. 3, 5 and 6.

(4). § 1, nr. 12 and 17-19, have effect from 15. September 2011.

Given at Christiansborg Palace, the 18. June 2012 Under Our Royal hand and Seal MARGRETHE r./Margrethe Vestager