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The Constitution of the Republic of Hungary (The Fundamental Law)

Hungarian national assembly

We recognise the role of Christianity in preserving nationhood. We value the various religious traditions of our country.
(page 2)

We hold that the family and the nation constitute the principal framework of our coexistence, and that our fundamental cohesive values are loyalty, faith and love.
(page 2)

(1) Hungary shall protect the institution of marriage as the union of one man and one woman established by voluntary decision, and the family as the basis of the survival of the nation. Family ties shall be based on marriage or the relationship between parents and children. The mother shall be a woman, the father shall be a man.
(2) Hungary shall support the commitment to have children.
(3) The protection of families shall be regulated by a cardinal Act.
Article M)
(page 5)

(1) The Fundamental Law shall be the foundation of the legal system of Hungary.
(2) The Fundamental Law and the laws shall be binding on everyone.
(3) The provisions of the Fundamental Law shall be interpreted in accordance with their purposes, the National Avowal contained therein and the achievements of our historic constitution.
(4) The protection of the constitutional identity and Christian culture of Hungary shall be an obligation of every organ of the State.
Article S) (page 6)

Article II
Human dignity shall be inviolable. Every human being shall have the right to life and human dignity; the life of the foetus shall be protected from the moment of conception.
(page 8.)