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Act to Implement the Hague Convention of 13 January 2000 on the International Protection of Adults
(Erwachsenenschutzübereinkommens-Ausführungsgesetz – ErwSÜAG)

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Stand: Die Übersetzung berücksichtigt die Änderung(en) des Gesetzes durch Artikel 15 Absatz 8 des Gesetzes vom 4. Mai 2021 (BGBl. I S. 882).
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Division 1
Central authority
Section 1Designation of the Central Authority
Section 2Translations in the case of incoming applications
Section 3Translations in the case of outgoing applications
Section 4Measures of the Central Authority
Section 5Judicial administrative proceedings; remuneration for translations
Division 2
Court jurisdiction and concentration of jurisdiction
Section 6Subject-matter and local jurisdiction
Section 7Concentration of jurisdiction for other adult guardianship matters
Division 3
Determination of recognition, declaration of enforceability, consultation procedure and certificates
Section 8General procedural provisions for the determination of recognition and the declaration of enforceability
Section 9Binding effect of the determination of recognition
Section 10Endorsement for enforcement
Section 11Revocation or amendment of decisions on the determination of recognition or the declaration of enforceability
Section 12Objection in the consultation procedure
Section 13Certificates regarding national measures of protection