Month: November 2020

New regulations announced regarding the coronavirus

Issue 260 of 2020 of The Official Journal of Hungary published on 26 October 2020 includes the following Governmental regulations: 1. Border controls The current provisions applicable to border control have been extended until 1 February 2021. 2. Rules governing mask wearing The scope of people exempted from the obligatory mask wearing have been extended

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Simplified remote work rules during the emergency situation

Pursuant to Governmental decree no 487 of 11 Nov 2020, which was promulgated on the evening of 11 November 2020, the following rules are applicable to remote contractual work conducted during the emergency situation: The provisions of Article 86/A of Act XCIII of 1993 on work safety regarding remote work, for example the prescription for

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The Government declared pandemic emergency again and introduced further strict measures to combat the pandemic

By Government Decree No. 478/2020 (XI.3.), in order to protect the life and health of Hungarian citizens and to prevent the consequences of the coronavirus pandemic, the Government declared pandemic emergency again in respect of the entire territory of Hungary, effective as of 4 November 2020 (the provisions concerning the outdoor access ban shall come

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