Wednesday, October 15, 2008

New Regulations regarding German Federal Central Register

Today (October 15, 2008) the Federal Cabinet decided to renew the administrative regulations regarding the Federal law of Central Register(Bundeszentralregister). Currently to receive notifications about entries in the register one has to apply in writing and paper form. In the future this shall be possible via a secure internet system.

The new act shall become law on January 1, 2009. The Federal Assembly (Bundesrat) needs to approve.