NOBILITAS  CARPATHIAE

CIVIC ASSOCIATION

of the Hungarian nobility in Slovakia

 

 

 

61/1918 Coll.

Act

 

of 10. December 1918

 

on the abolishion of the nobility, of orders and titles

 

as amended by the Act No. 268/1936 Coll.

 

 

§ 1

The nobility, as well as all rights resulting thereof, equally decorations having been lent as mere titles, shall be abolished. Only those titles shall remain valid, to which - after fulfilling of prescribed conditions - it shall be possible to acquire a legal claim (title of the doctor, engineer etc.), then titles that correspond to a really held official rank and title granted by universities (honorary doctor, etc.).

Former nobles may not lead her first name with a predicate or additive characterizing the nobility.

 

§ 2

Repealed by the Act No. 268/1936 Coll.

(Citizens of the Czechoslovak Republic may not even in abroad validly accept awards which were abolished by the previous Article.)

 

§ 3

The Minister of the Interior is imposed to implement this law in agreement with the present ministers.

 

§ 4

This act shall be valid on the day of its promulgation.

 

 

 

Dr. Karel Kramář

A. Švehla