Law On The Establishment Of A Foundation President-Theodor-Heuss-Haus

Original Language Title: Gesetz über die Errichtung einer Stiftung Bundespräsident-Theodor-Heuss-Haus

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Law on the establishment of a Foundation of the Federal President-Theodor-Heuss-Haus

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Date of expend: 27.05.1994

Full quote:

" Law on the establishment of a Foundation of the Federal President-Theodor-Heuss-Haus of the 27. May 1994 (BGBl. 1166), as provided for in Article 77 of the Regulation of 29 June 2008. October 2001 (BGBl. I p. 2785) "

:modified by Art. 77 V v. 29.10.2001 I 2785

See Notes


(+ + + Text evidence: 11.6.1994 + + +)

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§ 1 Legal Form of the Foundation

Under the name" Stiftung Bundespräsident-Theodor-Heuss-Haus " (Foundation of the Federal President-Theodor-Heuss-Haus), a Legal foundation under public law. The Foundation shall come into force with the entry into force of this Act. Non-official table of contents

§ 2 Foundation Purpose

(1) The purpose of the foundation is,
Commemorating the work of the first Federal President of the Federal Republic of Germany, Theodor Heuss, for the freedom and unity of the German people, for Europe, for understanding and reconciliation among the peoples, and to contribute to the understanding of recent history and the emergence of the Federal Republic of Germany and
the estate Theodor Heuss to collect, maintain, manage, and for the interests of the general public in science, education and politics
(2) The performance of this purpose shall, in particular, be as follows:
Setting up, entertainment and expansion of the public memorial "Stiftung Bundespräsident-Theodor-Heuss-Haus" in Stuttgart;
Setup and entertainment of an archive together with research and documentation center in Stuttgart;
Publication of archive collections and scientific studies;
Events in the Sense of the foundation's purpose.
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§ 3 Foundation assets

(1) The Foundation's assets form those immovable and Movable property acquired by the Federal Republic of Germany for the purpose of the Foundation.(2) The Foundation shall be entitled to accept grants from third parties.(3) In order to fulfil the purpose of the foundation (Section 2 (1)), the Foundation shall receive an annual grant from the Federal Government in accordance with the respective federal budget.(4) The performance of the Foundation's assets and other income shall be used only in the sense of the purpose of the foundation. Non-official table of contents

§ 4 Statutes

The foundation is set up by the Board of Trustees by a majority of four fifths of its members. and the approval of the Federal Government Commissioner for Culture and the Media needs to be approved. The same shall apply to amendments to the Articles of Association. Non-official table of contents

§ 5 Institutions of the Foundation

institutions of the Foundation are
the Board of Trustees,
the Member of the Board.
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§ 6 Board of Trustees

(1) The Board of Trustees consists of five members, who are appointed by the Federal President for the Duration of five years is to be ordered. Two members are proposed by the federal government, one member each is proposed by the heirs Theodor Heuss and by the city of Stuttgart; the fifth member elects the Federal President. A representative shall be ordered in the same way for each of the five members. Repeated order is allowed.(2) If a member of the board of trustees or his representative is prematurely divorcing, an appointment of the successor may be effected only for the remainder of the time for which the member or the representative was appointed.(3) The right of the heirs Theodor Heuss is limited to the second generation in the direct lineage of Theodor Heuss. After that, the right of proposal falls to the federal government.(4) The Board of Trustees shall elect a Chairperson and his deputy.(5) The Board of Trustees shall decide on all fundamental questions which are part of the remit of the Foundation. It monitors the activities of the Executive Board. The statutes shall be laid down in detail. Non-official table of contents

§ 7 Board of Directors

(1) The Executive Board is made up of three members. They are appointed by the Board of Trustees by a majority of four fifths of its members, including a board member on a proposal from the Federal Government Commissioner for Culture and the Media Affairs. The statutes may stipulate that the member proposed by the Federal Government Commissioner for Culture and the Media shall take over the chair of the Executive Board.(2) The Board of Management shall execute the decisions of the Board of Trustees and shall conduct the operations of the Foundation. He represents the Foundation in court and out of court.(3) The provisions of the Statute shall be laid down in detail. Non-official table of contents

§ 8 Non-official and honorary activity

The members of the Board of Trustees and the Board of Management are, as far as they are not Volunteer work on the side of the programme. Non-official table of contents

§ 9 Supervision, Budget, Auditing

(1) The Foundation is subject to the supervision of the Federal Government Commissioner for Affairs of culture and media. In the performance of its tasks, the Foundation is supported by the Federal Archives; the Federal Government Commissioner for Culture and the Media regulates the nature and scope in consultation with the Board of Trustees.(2) The provisions applicable to the Federal Administration shall apply to the budget, treasury and accounting system as well as to the accounts of the Foundation. Non-official table of contents

§ 10 employees

(1) The business of the foundation is usually carried out by employees (employees and workers) perceived.(2) The employees of the Foundation shall be subject to the collective agreements and other provisions applicable to employees of the Federal Government.(3) The Foundation may be granted the right to have officials by means of statutes. Non-official table of contents

§ 11 Fees

The Foundation may charge fees for the administrative effort after further determination of the articles of association. Collect the use of foundation facilities. Non-official table of contents

§ 12 Service Seal

The foundation is running a service seal. Non-official table of contents

§ 13 Assumption of rights and obligations

The "Stiftung Bundespräsident-Theodor-Heuss-Haus" (Stiftung Bundespräsident-Theodor-Heuss-Haus) takes over the project the rights and obligations which apply to the Federal Republic of Germany by the contract concluded with the heir Theodor Heuss on 29 ./30. The Council and the Council of 19 June 1971. This is intended to provide the estate in the possession of the archives as a permanent loan. Non-official table of contents

§ 14 Entry into force

This law will enter into force on the day after the announcement.