Country Hungary
Year 2013
Type of Measure Violence against women > Constitutional provision
Form of Violence Violence against women and girls

Brief Description

Article III of the Constitution adopted in 2011, and amended in 2013, includes the following provisions on violence against women: 

(1) No one shall be subject to torture, inhuman or degrading treatment or punishment, or held in servitude. Trafficking in human beings shall be prohibited.

(2) It shall be prohibited to perform medical or scientific experiment on human beings without their informed and voluntary consent. 

Source of Information

Fundamental Law of Hungary 2011 (amended in 2013), UN Women Constitutional Database


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