Building Knowledge for a Concerted and Sustainable Approach to Refugee Resettlement in the EU and its Member States

Asylum Procedure Act (1992)

Legal and administrative framework


The Asylum Procedure Act (Asylverfahrensgesetz), dated 26/06/1992, contains no specific provision on resettlement but rules about (i) the procedure of granting asylum, (ii) the recognition of a refugee and (iii) the legal status of persons entitled to asylum.

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Asylum Procedure Act (1992) in German

Asylum Procedure Act (1992) in English