Law No. 29 Of 31 March 2000 On The National System Of Decorations Of Romania

Original Language Title:  LEGE nr. 29 din 31 martie 2000 privind sistemul naţional de decoraţii al României

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Law No. 29 of 31 March 2000 (republished) national system of decorations of Romania'S PARLIAMENT ISSUING published in MONITORUL OFICIAL nr. 118 of 18 February 2014 — — — — — — — — — — — — — — — * Note) Republished pursuant to art. 248 of the law nr. 187/2012 for implementing Law No. 286/2009 relating to the penal code, published in the Official Gazette of Romania, part I, no. 757 dated 12 November 2012, posing a new texts.

Law No. 29/2000 on the national system of decorations in Romania was published in the Official Gazette of Romania, part I, no. 146 of 7 April 2000 and subsequently amended and supplemented by:-Government Emergency Ordinance nr. 70/2000 on the modification of law No. 29/2000 on the national system of awards, published in the Official Gazette of Romania, part I, no. 267 of 14 June 2000, as amended by law No. 612/2001, published in the Official Gazette of Romania, part I, no. 716 of 9 November 2001;
-Law No. 352/2002 on the amendment of law No. 29/2000 on the national system of awards, published in the Official Gazette of Romania, part I, no. 402 of 11 June 2002;
-Law No. 50/2004 on the amendment and completion of the law #. 29/2000 on the national system of awards, published in the Official Gazette of Romania, part I, no. 295 of 5 April 2004;
-Law No. 181/2004 for the modification and completion of the law #. 29/2000 on the national system of awards, published in the Official Gazette of Romania, part I, no. 461 of 24 May 2004;
-Government Emergency Ordinance nr. 13/2005 on the amendment and completion of the law #. 29/2000 on the national system of awards, published in the Official Gazette of Romania, part I, no. 186 of 4 March 2005, approved by law No. 153/2005, published in the Official Gazette of Romania, part I, no. 447 of 26 May 2005;
-Law No. 189/2011 on modification of some legal acts in the field of national system of decorations and honorary signs, published in the Official Gazette of Romania, part I, no. 755 of 27 October 2011.


Chapter I General provisions article 1 shall establish a national system of decorations of Romania under the provisions of this law.


Article 2 national awards include: a. National decorations: order, crosses and medals;
B. decorations industries: of civil order and medals);
  

b) orders and military medals:-peace;
-war.


Article 3 (1) Decorations conferred for Romanian citizens for exceptional services rendered to their State and the Romanian people for acts of heroism, perpetrated in military service and for outstanding achievements in business.
  

(2) the decorations can be conferred and military units for special deeds committed in times of peace and for acts of heroism in times of war.
  

(3) the decorations can be conferred and foreign citizens for special contribution to the progress of humanity, promoting peace and democracy in the world, to the development of relations of cooperation and friendship with Romania or for facts and remarkable services brought the State and the people.
  


Article 4 (1) Decorations are conferred by the President of Romania, by Decree, on the basis of proposals by individual decoration.
  

(2) proposals for the decoration are made by the President of the Senate: (a)) or by the President of the Chamber of Deputies, for the Romanian President, Prime Minister, senators and deputies;
  

b) Prime Minister, members of the Government;
  

c) Ministers and heads of central institutions and autonomous organizations, for people in their field of activity.
  

(3) the President of Romania may confer decorations and on his own initiative, at the rate of 1% of the total number laid down by law for each class of each grade or decorations except degrees of Grand Officer, Grand Cross and Collar.
  

(4) for Romanian citizens decoration takes place once a year, on the occasion of the national day of Romania.
  

(5) in exceptional circumstances and may be conferred decorations throughout the calendar year.
  


Article 5 Proposals for awarding decorations to par value shall be certified by the Chancellery of the orders, which shall be established within the presidential administration.


Chapter II system article 6 national Decoration decorations are the following: a. Order: order of the star of Romania;
II. Order Of Faithful Service;
III. The Order For Merit.
B. Crosses and medals: i. Cross faithful service;
Ii. The Faithful Service Medal;
III. The Medal For Merit.
C. commemorative Crosses: i. Commemorative Cross of the Anti-communist Resistance;
II. Commemorative Cross of the Anti-communist Revolution of December 1989;
III. The commemorative Cross of the second world war, 1941-1945.


Article 7 (1) of the civil Decorations on the areas of activity shall be as follows: a. order:-the agricultural Merit Order;
-The Order Of Cultural Merit;
-Industrial and commercial Merit Order;
-The order for Merit Education;
-Order Of The Sanitary Merit;
-Order Of Sports Merit;
-Order Of Diplomatic Merit.
B. Medals: Medal of Merit-agriculture;
-The Medal Cultural Merit;
-Industrial and commercial Merit Medal;
-Educational Merit Medal;
-Sanitary Merit Medal;
Sporting Merit Medal;
-Diplomatic Merit Medal.


Article 8 military Decorations are the following: peace a. Order:-Military order of Virtue;
-Order Of The Aeronautical Virtue;
-Order Due To Sea;
-The order of Manhood and faith.
B. Medals: Military Virtue Medal;
-Aeronautical Virtue Medal;
-The Medal Due To Sea;
-Medal Manhood and faith.


Article 9 of the military war Decorations are the following: a. order: i. Mihai Viteazul order;
II. Order Of The Star Of Romania;
III. Order Of Faithful Service;
IV. The Order For Merit;
V.-Order Military Virtue;
-Order Of The Aeronautical Virtue;
-Order Due To Sea;
Vi. Order Of Merit.
B. Medals: i. Military Virtue Medal;
-Aeronautical Virtue Medal;
-The Medal Due To Sea;
II. Cross Faithful Service;
Iii. The Faithful Service Medal;
IV. The Medal For Merit;
V. Medal Manhood and faith;
Vi. The Sanitary Merit Medal.


Chapter III article 10 decorations Hierarchy (1) decorations, each Hierarchy in descending order, is as follows: i. National Orders: 1. The order of the star of Romania, established by Government Emergency Ordinance nr. 11/1998 for the reinstatement of the national order of the star of Romania, republished, with subsequent amendments, shall be comprised of six degrees: a) Carlson;
  

b) Grand Cross;
  

c) Grand Officer;
  

d) Commander;
  

e) Officer;
  

f) Knight.
  

2. The order of faithful service comprises 5 degrees: the Grand Cross);
  

b) Grand Officer;
  

c) Commander;
  

d) Officer;
  

e) Knight.
  

3. The order For Merit comprises 5 degrees: the Grand Cross);
  

b) Grand Officer;
  

c) Commander;
  

d) Officer;
  

e) Knight.
  

II. Civil Order, fields: 1. The order of Agricultural Merit comprises 4 degrees: a) Grand Officer;
  

b) Commander;
  

c) Officer;
  

d) Knight.
  

2. The order of Cultural merit comprises 4 degrees: a) Grand Officer;
  

b) Commander;
  

c) Officer;
  

d) Knight.
  

3. Industrial and commercial Merit Order comprises 4 degrees: a) Grand Officer;
  

b) Commander;
  

c) Officer;
  

d) Knight.
  

4. The order for Merit is composed of four Teaching grade: a) the Grand Officer;
  

b) Commander;
  

c) Officer;
  

d) Knight.
  

5. Order of Merit four Health grade: a) the Grand Officer;
  

b) Commander;
  

c) Officer;
  

d) Knight.
  

6. The order of merit of the Sport includes 3 classes: class I, a)
  

b) class II;
  

c) class III.
  

7. Order of Diplomatic Merit comprises 4 degrees: a) Grand Officer;
  

b) Commander;
  

c) Officer;
  

d) Knight.
  

III. Military orders: 1. The order of Military Virtue encompasses 4 grade: a) the Grand Officer;
  

b) Commander;
  

c) Officer;
  

d) Knight.
  

2. Order of the Aeronautical Virtue encompasses 4 grade: a) the Grand Officer;
  

b) Commander;
  

c) Officer;
  

d) Knight.
  

3. Order of the virtue of four Maritime grade: a) the Grand Officer;
  

b) Commander;
  

c) Officer;
  

d) Knight.
  

4. The order of Manhood and Faith comprises 4 degrees: a) Grand Officer;
  

b) Commander;
  

c) Officer;
  

d) Knight.
  

IV. Military orders:-Mihai Viteazul order consists of 3 classes: a) class I;
  

b) class II;
  

c) class III.
  

(2) national and military Orders, and the order of Merit, conferred as decorations, have special insignia and retains its own hierarchy, each order their hierarchical being referred to in art. 9 lit. A. v. Crosses and medals: 1. Anti-communist resistance Commemorative Cross consists of 3 classes: a) class I;
  

b) class II;
  

c) class III.
  

2. The commemorative Cross of the Anti-communist Revolution of 1989 has 3 grades: the first grade;)
  

b) class II;
  

c) class III.
  

3. The commemorative Cross of the second world war, 1941-1945, Classless.
4. cross faithful service consists of 3 classes: a) class I;
  

b) class II;
  

c) class III.
  

5. the faithful Service Medal consists of 3 classes: a) class I;
  

b) class II;
  

c) class III.
  

6. Medal of Merit consists of 3 classes: a) class I;
  

b) class II;
  

c) class III.
  

VI. civilian Medals on areas of activity: 1. Agricultural Merit Medal consists of 3 classes: a) class I;
  

b) class II;
  

c) class III.
  

2. The medal Cultural merit consists of 3 classes: a) class I;
  

b) class II;
  

c) class III.
  

3. Industrial and commercial Merit Medal consists of 3 classes: a) class I;
  

b) class II;
  

c) class III.
  

4. educational Merit Medal consists of 3 classes:


the class I);
  

b) class II;
  

c) class III.
  

5. The sanitary Merit Medal consists of 3 classes: a) class I;
  

b) class II;
  

c) class III.
  

6. Sport Merit Medal consists of 3 classes: a) class I;
  

b) class II;
  

c) class III.
  

7. The Diplomatic Merit Medal consists of 3 classes: a) class I;
  

b) class II;
  

c) class III.
  

VII. military Medals: 1. Military Virtue Medal consists of 3 classes: a) class I;
  

b) class II;
  

c) class III.
  

2. Aeronautical Virtue Medal consists of 3 classes: a) class I;
  

b) class II;
  

c) class III.
  

3. The medal due to 3 classes: Maritime a) class I;
  

b) class II;
  

c) class III.
  

4. Medal Manhood and Faith consists of 3 classes: a) class I;
  

b) class II;
  

c) class III.
  

VIII. military Medals war Medal of military Virtue:-war is divided into two classes: the class I);
  

b) class II.
  

(3) war Medal of military Virtue is the highest decoration of war that can confer WOS, the officer and the band of all weapons and military specialties, equivalent in importance with the Mihai Viteazul order for officers.
  

(4) Other national and military medals as well as the sanitary Merit Medal, conferred as decorations, have special insignia and retains its own hierarchy, each order referred to in article being hierarchical. 9 lit. B. Chapter IV, article 11 orders Awarded national award of national orders of Romanian citizens is done starting with the rank of Knight, what determines the order of the national question.


Article 12 (1) the Awarding of degrees higher within a national order is done according to the rules contained in the laws establishing them.
  

(2) persons decorated with an order, regardless of the degree of the Knights of the order, are concerned.
  


Article 13 (1) proposals for the decoration with the national order should be duly reasoned, and the essence of these motivations will be recorded in certificates that accompany the insignia.
  

(2) Proposals under paragraph 1. (1) shall be made by the authorities referred to in article 1. "". (2) for people in the field of activity concerned, within the limits of vacant posts for each grade in each order established for the promotion of the Chancellery of the orders.
  


Article 14 for each order Making your internship and degree does not automatically give the right to the establishment of an order or higher grade, but constitute only a time limit after which can be made new proposals, where decorating new merits of the same person.


Article 15 foreign nationals are not subject to the rules laid down for the granting of Romanian citizens.


Chapter V Awarding the medals crosses national and Article 16 (1) Romanian citizens shall be a cross or a National Medal starting with the smallest class.
  

(2) the commemorative Cross of the anticommunist Resistance in accordance with the provisions of Decree-Law No. 118/1990 concerning granting rights to persons persecuted for political reasons of dictatorship — established with effect from 6 March 1945, and those deported abroad times company formed in prisoners, republished, with subsequent additions.
  

(3) the commemorative Cross of the Anti-communist Revolution of December 1989 shall be awarded in accordance with the provisions of law No. 42/90) for the veneration of the martyrs and heroes-granting rights to their offspring, the wounded, as well as fighters for the revolution of December 1989.
  

— — — — — — — — — — * Note) Law No. 42/90 has been repealed by the law towards Thanksgiving heroes-martyrs and fighters who contributed to the victory of the Romanian Revolution of December 1989, as well as towards people who have sacrificed their lives or have suffered as a result of the anti-Communist workers ' uprising in Braşov since November 1987, nr. 341/2004, published in the Official Gazette of Romania, part I, no. 654 of 20 July 2004, with subsequent amendments and additions.


Article 17 (1) to make Proposals for the institutions referred to in article 1. "". (2) for their respective areas of activity within the vacant, for each class of each crosses or medals set for annual promotion of the Chancellery of the orders.
  

(2) Proposals for decorating the tombstones in all classes and medals will be motivated, and the essence of motivation to be included in certificates that accompany the insignia.
  


Article 18 Performing in the lower grades of the crosses and medals not awarded automatically gives right to the upper classes, but constitute only a time limit after which can be made the new proposal for decoration, in the event of new achievements.


Article 19 foreigners whom it confers Cross and Romanian national medals are not subject to the rules laid down for Romanian citizens.


Chapter VI Awarded orders and medals industries Article 20 Romanian citizens be allowed to confer a medal or an order for a domain of activity, starting with the lowest rank or class.


Article 21 Awarding medals on civilian areas of activity constitute a factor in favour of promotion in order, but it is not mandatory that the granting of the order shall be preceded by awarding medals.


Article 22 provided for Making your internship each grade or class orders and medals, civilian industries, does not automatically give the right to confer degrees or higher class, but constitute only a time limit after which can be made new proposals, where decorating new merits of the same person.


Chapter VII, article 23 Patents Patent represents an official document certifying the awarding decorations.


Article 24 the patent has printed on its surface coat of arms of the country and has entered data: name of stylized version, its class or grade, number and date of conferment of the Decree, as well as the name and surname of the holder's initials, with the father, and the merits of which are subject to decoration. For soldiers and military units and pass the name of the military establishment.


Article 25 signature Certificates are validated and seal as follows: a) for national orders, with autografă or with the signature stamp of the President and the Chancellor's orders with contrasemnătura;
  

b) for orders on the fields, with autografă or with the signature stamp of the President, with the contrasemnăturile Ministers and the Chancellor's orders.
  


Article 26 In time of war, Mihai Viteazul order patents and Military Virtue Medal are signed autograph of the Romanian President and countersigned by the Minister of national defence and Chancellor of the orders.


Article 27 Patents for medals are validated by the signature or stamp of the Minister in the area which have made proposals and Chancellor of the orders.


Article 28 carries two Patent numbers: a) the serial number within the hierarchy of stylized version;
  

b) the registration number in the record of the Chancellery of the orders.
  


Article 29 in the case of death, the patent along with the stylized version remain legal heirs.


Chapter VIII how wearing stained stained article 30 Romanian Port of peace, in order of importance, are as follows: 1. the degree of Order of the star of Romania, Colan;
2. the degree of Grand Cross of the order of the star of Romania;
3. the degree of Grand Cross of the order of faithful service;
4. the degree of Grand Cross of the order of Merit is equal to the rank of Grand Officer of the order of the star of Romania;
5. the degree of Grand Officer of the order of faithful service;
6. the degree of Grand Officer of the order of Merit is equal to the rank of Commander of the order of the star of Romania, equal to the rank of Grand Officer of merit of agricultural orders: Cultural merit, Industrial and commercial Merit, Merit for educational Merit, Manhood and Faith, Virtue, Merit, virtue of Military Aeronautics, Maritime peace and Virtue of the order of Merit first class Sportsman;
7. the degree of Commander of the order of faithful service;
8. the degree of Commander of the order of Merit is equal to the rank of Commander of order execution: agricultural Merit Merit Cultural, Industrial and commercial Merit, Merit for educational Merit, Manhood and Faith, Virtue, Merit, virtue of Military Aeronautics, Maritime peace and virtue, second class of the order of merit of Sport;
9. the degree of officer of the order of the star of Romania;
10. the rank of officer of the order of faithful service;
11. the rank of officer of the order of Merit is equal to the rank of officer of the orders: Agricultural Merit, merit of Cultural, Industrial and commercial Merit, Merit for educational Merit, Manhood and Faith, Virtue, Merit, virtue of Military Aeronautics and Maritime peace Virtue;
12. the degree of Knight of the order of the star of Romania;
13. the degree of Knight of the order of faithful service;
14. the degree of Knight of the order of Merit is equal to the degree of Knight of the orders: Merit, merit of Cultural, Industrial and commercial Merit, Merit for educational Merit, Manhood and Faith, Virtue, Merit, virtue of Military Aeronautics, Maritime peace and Virtue of the 3rd class of the order of Sport Merit;
15. The commemorative Cross of the Anti-communist Resistance;
16. The commemorative Cross of the Anti-communist Revolution of December 1989;
17. The commemorative Cross of the second world war, 1941-1945;
18. cross faithful service class;

19. Faithful Service Medal first class;
20. cross faithful service class II Medal is equal to the Order of Merit first class;
21. the faithful Service Medal 2nd class is equal to the medals: the agricultural Merit, merit of Cultural, Industrial and commercial Merit, Merit for educational Merit, Merit, Virtue, the virtue of Military Aeronautics, Maritime peace and Virtue of Manhood and Faith of the peace class I;
22. cross faithful service 3rd class is equal to the Medal for Merit 2nd class;
23. the faithful Service Medal 3rd class is equal to the medals: the agricultural Merit, merit of Cultural, Industrial and commercial Merit, Merit for educational Merit, Merit, Virtue, the virtue of Military Aeronautics, Maritime peace and Virtue of Manhood and Faith of the peace class II;
24. The medal For Merit, third class;
25. Agricultural Merit Medals merit of Cultural, Industrial and commercial Merit, Merit for educational Merit, Merit, Virtue, the virtue of Military Aeronautics, Maritime peace and Virtue of Manhood and Faith of the peace class III.


Article 31 the Romanian Port of war decorations, in order of importance, are as follows: i. order: 1. The order of Michael the brave class I;
2. the Grand Cross of the order of the star of Romania from the war;
3. Grand Cross of the order of faithful service of war;
4. the Grand Cross of the order of Merit of war is equal to the rank of Grand Officer of the order of the star of Romania from the war;
5. The order of Michael the brave class a is equal to the rank of Grand Officer of the order of faithful service of war;
6. the degree of Grand Officer of the order of Merit of war is equal to the rank of Grand Officer of the military orders: Virtue Virtue Virtue of Aeronautics and Maritime warfare and war Health Merit;
7. The order of Michael the brave 3rd class is equal to the rank of Commander of the order of the star of Romania from the war;
8. the degree of Commander of the order of faithful service;
9. the degree of Commander of the order of Merit;
10. the rank of officer of the order of the star of Romania from the war;
11. the rank of Officer of the order of faithful service of war;
12. the rank of officer of the order of Merit of war is equal to the rank of officer of the orders: military Aeronautical Virtue Virtue and virtue of war and Maritime of the Sanitary Merit of war;
13. the degree of Knight of the order of the star of Romania from the war;
14. the degree of Knight of the order of faithful service of war;
15. the degree of Knight of the order of Merit of war is equal to the degree of Knight of the military orders: Aeronautical Virtue Virtue, virtue and Merit Maritime Health.
II. Cross and medals: 1. war Medal of Military virtue, class I;
2. the faithful service of war Cross first class;
3. the faithful Service Medal first class war;
4. war Medal of military virtue, class II;
5. war Medal of Merit first class equals medals: Manhood and Faith, virtue, virtue and Aeronautical Merit first class Plumbing of war;
6. the faithful service of war Cross second class;
7. Faithful Service Medal second class war;
8. war Merit Medal 2nd class equals medals: Manhood and Faith, virtue, virtue and Aeronautical merit of war Health class II;
9. Faithful Service Cross of war class III;
10. the faithful Service Medal of war class III;
11. war Merit Medal for 3rd class equals medals: Manhood and Faith, virtue, virtue and Aeronautical merit of war Health class III.


Article 32 war Decorations worn before the peace awards categories, irrespective of hierarchical degree gear or stylized version of class war times compared to those of peace.


Article 33 Orders behaves as follows: on the left side of the chest, in the ranks of Knight and Officer, and class III and II; at the neck, to the ranks of Lieutenant Commander or first class; with the throat plate and the degree on the left side of the chest, to the rank of Grand Officer; with slow spent over bust on the right shoulder toward your left hip, where it grabbed the plate and degree-on the left side of the chest, for the degree of Grand Cross; Chain of the order of the star of Romania is wearing the chain spent after the throat.


Article 34 All crosses and medals, regardless of class, are worn on the left chest.


Article 35 the holders of one or two decorations-order, crosses, medals-wear them separately and joined in the same row.


Article 36 (1) the order in which they are wearing is the decoration given by the hierarchy. 30-35 and in the regulations under consideration. decorations
  

(2) If a person has two or more different decorations but equal hierarchical sequence is given by the chronological order in which they were granted, the oldest given precedence.
  


Article 37 (1) Romanian citizens with distinguished foreign awards can wear these decorations according to the laws of the State which has conferred with the consent of the President of Romania.
  

(2) When foreign decoration shall be placed on copper rail holders, alongside Romanian decoration, they are placed after the Romanian decoration similar in rank or class.
  


Article 38 (1) Decorations are worn, usually on the occasion of the national day of Romania and other national holidays, religious or official celebrations at and from the various scientific activities, anniversary or Memorial.
  

(2) obligation to a stained Port marginalisation sober and decent.
  

(3) the soldiers wearing the decorations according to specific regulations.
  

(4) the insignia conferred distinctions military units are wearing on their flags.
  


Article 39 national Orders, fields of activity, and the military in all degrees, is presented in three forms, with a value equal to: the hierarchical, the spinner to civilians and servicemen's strap.


Article 40 (1) decorations may wear Rosettes on a daily basis, civilians, only to wear appropriate timing and importance of decorations.
  

(2) straps add decorations to behaves of military uniform frames.
  


Chapter IX rights of Article 41 Persons decorated decorated with the national order or industries, whose patent was signed autograph of the President of Romania shall be entitled to be received in audience to thank personally, where the decoration has not been handed over directly by it.


Article 42 national Knights orders bearing the insignia of the order receive visible salute or honor the military.


Article 43 Knights orders are to be considered military ranks and military honours, as follows: the order of the star of Romania):-the degree of Knight of the order shall be treated in the degree of Captain;
-the degree of officer of the order of the level of REM Col.;
-the degree of Commander of the order of the degree shall be assimilated to Brigadier general, or general aviation fleet Rear Admiral;
-the degree of Grand Officer of the order of the general degree is assimilated to Division, general division air or viceamiral;
-the degree of Grand Cross of the order of the general degree is assimilated by the Corps Commander, general aviation or viceamiral Commander;
-the Collar of the order is assimilated degree of general of the army, general aviation inspector or Admiral.

b) faithful Service Order:-the degree of Knight of the order shall be treated in the degree of Lieutenant;
-the degree of officer of the order of the degree of Captain REM;
-the degree of Commander of the order of the level of REM Col.;
-the degree of Grand Officer of the order of the degree shall be assimilated to Brigadier general, or general aviation fleet Rear Admiral;
-the degree of Grand Cross of the order of the general degree is assimilated to Division, general division air or viceamiral.

c) order of Merit:-the degree of Knight of the order shall be treated as second-rank;
-the degree of officer of the order of the degree of Captain REM;
-the degree of Commander of the order of the degree of maior REM;
-the degree of Grand Officer of the order of the level of REM Col.;
-the degree of Grand Cross of the order of the degree shall be assimilated to Brigadier general, general aviation flotilla or Rear Admiral.


Article 44 military honours are also members of the national civil orders, deceased, according to asimilările with military ranks. 43. Article 45 (1) Knights of the orders will be invited to attend public rallies to celebrate the national day of Romania or at various other anniversaries and commemorations, assuring them of jobs by the organizers.
  

(2) Prefectures and town halls will consider inviting especially to persons residing in the decorated their range of expertise at various cultural events, commemorative, scientific or sports, which organizes them on different occasions.
  


Article 46 (1) Big Big Knights, Officers Cross of the order of the star of Colan and Romania and Large Crosses Knights you faithful service and orders of Merit are invited, through the Chancellery of the orders, care receipts provided by the Romanian President on the occasion of the national day of Romania and of the new year.
  

(2) referred to in paragraph 1. Knights (1) together with the Knights of other degrees of orders fields may be invited to attend and at other receptions or events organized by the presidential administration and Parliament, all by the Chancellery of the orders.
  


Article 47


By the laws establishing the orders established a day on its own, linked to the date of the first instituiri of each order.


Article 48 on the occasion of the national day of each order, as well as on the occasion of the national day military order of Michael the brave Romanian President organizes, through care Orders Chancellery, a Te Deum, followed by a reception, to which will be attended by Romanian President, Chancellor of national orders, the order of the Knights in the higher ranks (collar, Grand Cross, Grand Officer and Commander), as well as the last two promotions Officer ranks and Knight.


Article 49 on the occasion of the day of each of the other institutions, ministries and other orders, be entitled to make proposals for the decoration, with the support of the Chancellery of the orders, meetings with members of the order, presided over by the Minister.


Article 50 (1) For veneration memory national orders, Knights in existing cemeteries within municipalities and cities shall reserve, with the care of local authorities, a special place for those recipients of that funeral.
  

(2) the cost of the respective parcels will be supported from budgets of mayoralties. Burial places will be made available to the legal heirs.
  

(3) on the occasion of national and religious holidays, with the care of local authorities, will hold events paying homage at the graves of deceased Knights national orders.
  


Chapter X, Article 51 stained Withdrawal from membership of an order can be lost in the following situations: a) the sentencing court, through the remaining final penalty of deprivation of liberty;
  

b) for menial deeds other than those referred to in points. of injurious), moral order members.
  


Article 52 For prosecuting menial deeds injurious moral order members, other than those referred to in article 1. 51 lit. of the release), the Council of honour for each order.


Article 53 (1) the Council of honour consists of 7 members, in the case of national orders, and 5 for the other order members.
  

(2) Honorary Members shall be elected councils for a period of 5 years the Knights order, one of the three lower grades and two from the ranks of Grand Officer and Grand Cross. Presidency of the Council of honour is ensured by the most senior member of the grade or class.
  


Article 54 (1) the Council of each judges and order the facts of people considered menial decorated with medals corresponding orders. In this case the Board of honour are co-opted, for the cause in this case, and two holders of the Medal, which will have a deliberative vote.
  

(2) persons subject to judgment shall be invited to participate in the Board's judgment.
  


Article 55 Decorations conferred for deeds committed in the service of national defense, in time of war, do not withdraw only if a conviction for treason in time of war.


Article 56 persons who withdrew from membership of the order are required to return the certificate and the stamp.


Article 57 (1) Decorations conferred on foreign nationals may be withdrawn in the case of acts incompatible with the quality of the person to whom it was awarded a distinction.
  

(2) the withdrawal of the decree is made decorations, at the recommendation of the Chancellery of the orders, on the basis of referral to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
  


58 article deletion from records of a person can only be decorated after Romania's President has signed a decree withdrawing the stylized version.


Article 59 (1) loss or destruction marks times of certificates will be published by the holder in the Official Gazette of Romania.
  

(2) the issue of a duplicate certificate on the times, as appropriate, a new Insignia is made at the initiative of the Chancellery of the orders, on the basis of the request of the holder, after the publication referred to in paragraph 1. (1). Chapter XI article 60 Orders Chancellery Administration Orders Chancellery is entrusted to the decorations, which will function as a compartment within the presidential administration.


Article 61 (1) the Chancellery of the orders will be headed by a Chancellor with the rank of Counsellor of State, appointed by the President of Romania.
  

(2) the Advisor of State Chancellor of the orders will be added to the existing functions of the presidential administration.
  


Article 62 the Chancellery of the orders has the following duties: organises activities to) conferring decorations;
  

b) keep track of deletions and decorated the persons involved;
  

c) fosters the production of patents, marks and other materials necessary for the activity, as well as their management;
  

d) keeps track of foreigners who were also awarded the Romanian decorations;
  

e) keeps track of Romanian citizens who have been conferred decorations;
  

f) organise the celebrations for awarding of decorations;
  

g) verify correct employment provisions of regulatory proposals for decorating;
  

h) other duties prescribed by law.
  


Article 63 the Chancellery of the orders shall establish and keep up to date the following records: a) entering and leaving your mail, according to the legal provisions;
  

b) database covering persons decorated on the distinctions and classes;
  

c) situation concerning their insignia and annexes placed in storage;
  

d) situation concerning your holiday decorations (submission, removals).
  


Article 64 (1) the Chancellery of the orders will be developed and will be transmitted to the authorities mentioned in article 1. "". (2) the methodology required for drawing up proposals for the decoration.
  

(2) the State Chancellery shall inform Orders until July 1, the authorities mentioned in article 9. "". (2) the annual quotas limits for each class of each grade or decorations.
  

(3) the State Chancellery shall communicate orders to the Ministry of Internal Affairs identity data of individuals decorated; The Interior Ministry will forward the information about the death of the Chancellery of the orders for those decorated or any convictions.
  


Article 65 (1) proposals for the decoration shall be sent to the Chancellery of the orders within 60 days following the date mentioned in article 34(1). 64 para. (2). For each person will mention: name and surname, date and place of birth, place of residence, State, function, decoration received previously and getting their date, grade, length of service in the grade or class, name and stylized version for which it is proposed, as well as the motivation of the proposal.
  

(2) to persons entitled to receive awards based on the number of years served, the calculation time will be made until the deadline of submission of proposals.
  


Article 66 the tables containing the proposals submitted to the annual decoration Orders Chancellery until august 31 of that year, under the signature of the directors of the institutions referred to in article 1. "". (2) article 67 deletion from records, death, is based on the communication submitted by the Chancellery of the orders of the Ministry of Internal Affairs, through the direction to Track people and database administration.


Article 68 the Chancellery of the orders together with honorary councils of orders and their decisions shall be forwarded by the President of Romania.


Article 69 with support from the Ministry of internal affairs organs of the Chancellery of the orders will recover the insignia and patents from the individual to whom the decoration was withdrawn.


Article 70 the Chancellery of the orders a publication edited in published lists data about persons decorated vacancies, information boards, the Knights ' deaths orders, persons who withdrew from membership.


Article 71 the sums required for the production, signing certificates, rosettes adds, straps and decorations, as well as boxes for all activities are allocated to Orders Chancellery, through a separate chapter in the budget of the Presidential Administration.


Chapter XII transitional and final provisions Article 72 From empowering President awarding of decorations can be made by the Prime Minister, Ministers or heads of other central bodies, large military unit commanders and chiefs of Romanian diplomatic missions abroad.


Article 73 Patents and insignia, decorations remain after death in possession of legal heirs, but without the right to wear them or make use in any way of their powers through them.


Article 74 if the awarding of a patent post-mortem decorations and stamp its teaching toward preserving the legal heirs.


Description of article 75, the material from which it is achieved, dimensions, each drawing model Awards, the maximum number for each grade or class, as well as the reasons for awarding them will be specified in the regulation of such distinctions.


Article 76 (1) war Decorations can bestow and peacetime military units or Romanian soldiers participating in the mission under the jurisdiction of international bodies to which the State is a party. The facts of these weapons can be rewarded with military orders and military medals, with war insignia.
  

(2) in exceptional cases, for large scale and high share of risk, the President of Romania may confer on persons referred to in paragraph 1. (1) the national insignia and decorations.
  


Article 77


In the event of military action by the international and Romanian units or subunits, the President of Romania may confer upon Romanian war decorations of some foreign troops who, through their actions, the Romanian troops helped in achieving the tasks or have saved the lives of some Romanian soldiers.


Article 78 the present law framework will be developed by means of a law and a regulation for each decoration.


Article 79 establishment of any new awards shall be made by law, upon the proposal of a Special Commission set up in accordance with the regulations.


Article 80 the establishment of this system of decorations can give any grade or class, up to a maximum of 15% of the legally prescribed for each decoration.


Article 81 by the Chancellery of the orders will be sent out to the National Museum of Military history and the National Museum a copy of each decoration.


Article 82 (1) Constitute contraventions and is sanctioned with a fine of from 500 to 5,000 lei lei the following acts: (a) non-manufacturing) mean decorations;
  

b) non port of decorations to marks.
  

(2) Finding and sanctioning of offences referred to in paragraph 1. (1) are carried out by the police.
  

(3) the Offences referred to in paragraph 1. (1) apply to them the provisions of Ordinance No. 2/2001 on the legal regime of contraventions, approved with amendments and completions by law No. 180/2002, as amended and supplemented.
  


Article 83 on the obverse or on the reverse printed stickers cannot be elements of marks from the national system of decorations.


Article 84 of the funds of the State budget for the year 1999, the Government will ensure the budgetary reserve located at his disposal, the funds necessary for the activities referred to in article 1. 62, 63 and 70.


Article 85 (1) on the date of entry into force of this law shall be repealed previous regulations concerning decorations and honorary titles, with the exception of: Decree-Law No. 118/1990) concerning granting rights to persons persecuted for political reasons of dictatorship — established with effect from 6 March 1945, and those deported abroad times company formed in prisoners, republished, with subsequent amendments; Law No. 44/1994 *) concerning war veterans and some rights of invalids and war widows, as amended; Law No. 68/1994 *) on the establishment of the Medal "Commemorative Cross of the second world war, 1941-1945", republished; Law No. 1/1996 on the establishment of the Romanian Revolution of December 1989 "; Government Emergency Ordinance nr. 11/1998 *) for the reinstatement of the national order of the star of Romania, republished; Government Emergency Ordinance nr. 194/1999 * *) establishing Commemorative Medal "150 years from the birth of Mihai Eminescu.
  

— — — — — — — — — — — — — — * Note) Decree-Law No. 118/1990 was republished in the Official Gazette of Romania, part I, no. 631 from September 23, 2009, and was subsequently filled in.

Note *) Law No. 44/1994 was republished in the Official Gazette of Romania, part I, no. 783 of 28 October 2002, and was subsequently amended and supplemented.

Note *) Law No. 68/1994 was republished in the Official Gazette of Romania, part I, no. 14 of 17 January 2000.

Note *) Government Emergency Ordinance nr. 11/1998 has been republished in the Official Gazette of Romania, part I, no. 271 of 14 June 1999, and subsequently amended.

* Note *) Government Emergency Ordinance nr. 194/1999 has been republished in the Official Gazette of Romania, part I, no. 45 of 26 January 2001.

(2) name of stylized version "Medal of the December 1989 Romanian Revolution", referred to in law No. 42/90 * *) for the veneration of the martyrs and heroes-granting rights to their offspring, the wounded, as well as fighters for the revolution of December 1989, republished, with subsequent amendments, shall be replaced by the designation "Commemorative Cross of the Anti-communist Revolution of December 1989", referred to in art. 6 lit. (C) section II of the present law, other provisions remaining valid.
  

— — — — — — — — — — — — — — * Note *) see footnote to article 1. 391. (3) Article 86 (1) First honorary councils of all orders will be called by the Decree of the President of Romania for a period of 3 years, each order of Knights.
  

(2) the honorary Presidency of each Council shall be chaired by the most senior Knight, Council member.
  

(3) in the case of function vacancy of a member of the Council, other members of the honor Council will choose among the Knights of the order concerned another person.
  

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