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Regulation on the voluntary activity of the unemployed EhrBetätV Ausfertigung date: 24.05.2002 full quotation: "regulation on the voluntary activity of the unemployed from May 24, 2002 (BGBl. I S. 1783), most recently by article 11 of the law of 21 March 2013 (BGBl. I S. 556) is changed" stand: last modified by article 11 G v. 21.3.2013 I 556 for more information on the stand number you see in the menu see remarks footnote (+++ text detection from) : 1.1.2002 +++) input formula on the basis of article 151, paragraph 2 No. 4 of the third book the social law - employment promotion - (article 1 of the law of 24 March 1997, Federal Law Gazette I p. 594, 595), by article 1 No. 47 of the law of 10 December 2001 (BGBl. I S. 3443) is been inserted, decreed the Federal Ministry of labour and Social Affairs: § 1 volunteer activity (1) voluntarily in the sense of § 138 paragraph 2 of the third book of the social code is an activity , the 1 is free of charge exerted, serves the public interest 2. and 3. when an organization is made, that performs tasks without profit, which are in the public interest or promote charitable, benevolent or religious purposes.
(2) the replacement of expenses incurred the volunteers through volunteer activities, does not affect the gratuitousness. This also applies if the reimbursement in the form of lump-sum and does not exceed the flat-rate 200 euros a month. In addition to a non-taxable expense allowance, the volunteer receives a need of delivery for damages is only possible as far as the delivery package together with the non-taxable expense allowance does not exceed 200 euros a month.
§ 2 occupational integration of the vocational integration of unemployed has precedence over the exercise of a volunteer activity. The unemployed person has the Agency notified to the pursuit of a comprehensive at least 15 hours per week volunteer activity. He has also to make sure that he is prevented from 1st through the exercise of voluntary activity not in his own efforts to end the unemployment and is 2nd in able immediately to comply with proposals of the Agency for work on the vocational integration.
§ 3 entry into force this Regulation shall into force with effect from 1 January 2002.
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