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Constitution of the Republic of Austria


Artivle 148a (1) Everyone can lodge complaint with the Ombudsman Board (Commission for Complaints from the Public) against alleged maladministration by the Federation, including its activity as a holder of private rights, in particular for alleged violation of human rights, provided that they are affected by such maladministration and in so far as they do not or no longer have recourse to legal remedy. All such complaints must be investigated by the Ombudsman Board. The complainant shall be informed of the investigation’s outcome and what action, if necessary, has been taken.