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Original name: Bekendtgørelse af lov om tjenestemænd (Tjenestemandsloven) (Nr 488 af 2010).
Name: Consolidated Act (No. 488 of 2010) on Civil Servants.
Country: Denmark
Subject(s): Public and civil servants
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 2010-05-06
Entry into force:
ISN: DNK-2010-L-90067
Bibliography: Act online in Danish Act online in Danish Ministry of Finance, Retsinformation,, Denmark, 10 pp. PDF in Danish PDF in Danish (consulted on 2012-06-04)
Abstract/Citation: Consolidated text with amendments through June 2008. Contains 4 parts, 16 chapters and 60 articles, concerning:

PART I - General rules
Chapter 1: Field of applicability.
Chapter 2: Appointment.
Chapter 3: The civil servant's duty
Chapter 4: Suspension, disciplinary actions and actions for defamation
Chapter 5: Dismissal
Chapter 6: Special rules respecting civil servants on probationary contract
Chapter 6a: Special rules respecting fixed term contracts
Chapter 7: Special rules respecting judges etc.
Chapter 8: Repeals
Chapter 9: Special rules respecting civil servants in the national church

PART II - Salary and other employment conditions
Chapter 10: Negotiation and organisational conditions
Chapter 11: The Salary Council
Chapter 12: The Civil Servants' Court

PART III - Miscellaneous provisions
Chapter 13: Personal supplements
Chapter 14: Salary advances etc.
Chapter 15: Leave of absence etc.
Chapter 15a: Employment of persons without Danish citizenship
Chapter 15b: Appeals

PART IV - Entry into force and transitional provisions
Chapter 16: Entry into force and transitional provisions
Amending text(s):
Amended text(s):

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