Remission of the seal of service

Original Language Title: Erlaß über die Dienstsiegel

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Remission of the seal of service

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Date of completion: 20.01.1950

Full quote:

"Decree on the seal of service in the revised version published in the Bundesgesetzblatt part III, outline number 1130-2,"


Title: Erlaß im Saarland (Erlaß im Saarland) in Kraft bet mWv 1.1.1957 by Nr. 3 Arrangement v. 23.1.1957 I 1

(+ + + Proof of text validity from: 1. 1.1964 + + +) Unofficial table of contents

Input formula

On a proposal from the Federal Government, I shall determine the following: Unofficial table of contents

§ 1

(1) The Bundessiegel is set in the form and size of the picture board submitted. (2) The great Bundessiegel shows the Federal Adler without transcript, surrounded by a wreaer; the small Bundessiegel the Federal Adler with one the vicisisting authority Distinctive transcript. Unofficial table of contents

§ 2

(1) The large Bundessiegel is run by the Federal President, the Federal Chancellor, the Federal Ministers and the Court of Auditors of the Federal Republic of Germany, as well as by the President, the Central Bank Council and the Executive Board of the Deutsche Bundesbank; it will be applied for ceremonial assessments, especially in the case of the creation of laws and ordinances, as well as in the case of orders. (2) The President of the Bundestag and the President of the Federal Council may also serve the grand Bundessiegel. (3) Federal Constitutional Court, the Supreme Court of the Federal Supreme Court and the upper Federal courts use the great Bundessiegel to produce judgments and decisions. Unofficial table of contents

§ 3

(1) For the rest, all federal authorities conduct the small Bundessiegel; the same shall apply to the Deutsche Bundesbank and its official documents. (2) The Federal Minister of the Interior may hold corporate bodies of public law, which are the supervision of federal authorities. shall allow the application of the Federal Adler in its official seals, if there is a special occasion. Unofficial table of contents

§ 4

The federal authorities may use service seals of deviant size or form only for special purposes and only with the approval of the Federal Minister of State. Unofficial table of contents

§ 5

The Federal Minister of the Interior will set up general binding guidelines for the implementation of the decree. Unofficial table of contents

Final formula

The Federal President
The Federal Chancellor
The Federal Minister for the Interior