Legal Bases

Legal Bases of the Landtag BrandenburgThe parliamentary work of the Landtag is based on numerous legal bases.

The work of the Landtag Brandenburg is based on a multiplicity of legal bases and regulations. The most important basis for parliamentary work is the Land Constitution.

The Landtag adopted the draft of a Land Constitution on 14 April 1992. The people of Brandenburg approved the Constitution in a referendum on 14 June 1992. The Constitution is published in the Official Gazette I p. 298, dated 20 August 1992. It was last amended by the Act dated 18 March 2015.

In addition, at the beginning of each parliamentary term the Landtag issues its rules of procedure, which regulate all the details of parliamentary work.

Laws of particular relevance for the parliamentary work of the Landtag can be retrieved digitally at http://recht.brandenburg.de in the respective current and historical version.

Contact

Landtag Brandenburg
Department P1
Klaus Tschoep, Head
Alter Markt 1
14467 Potsdam
Phone: (0331) 966-1130
Fax: (0331) 966-991130

Further information

The Brandenburg Land Constitution can be ordered in the current printed version (also in English language) via the order form of the Landtag publications.