Background materials of Infoservice

Information Service for MPs (Infoservice) provides the Members of the Parliament and their staff with information and research services. The general principles of the services are professionalism, accuracy, impartiality and confidentiality. Infoservice, in addition to answering the individual requests, supports the work of the Members of the Parliament with proactive background materials as well.

Infoscope 2022 – following the best practices of Anglo-Saxon parliamentary research services – serves a dual purpose. On the one hand it provides information on challenges, the World and Hungary will encounter in the future. On the other hand it introduces the services, Infoservice provides the parliamentary work with, especially the brief policy summaries (Infobriefings) and statistical information leaflets (Infotableaus). One can download Infoscope 2022 in printable version by clicking on the picture.



Information Briefings (Infobriefings) provide concise, objective, balanced and relevant information on policy issues that are subject to the draft bills or at the focus of the current public policy. They comprise of a brief description and proper references of the legal background, international treaties, EU legislation, national professional, political and civil opinions as well as statistical data.


2021/76. Fodd Safety

2021/75. Hearing Protection for Children and Young People

2021/74. Collective Redress for Consumers

2021/73. Artificial Intelligence in the Public Administration

2021/72. The Impact of Climate Change on Human Health

2021/71. Development of E-Property Registers Abroad

2021/70. Town Plan

2021/69. Energy Efficiency measure

2021/68. Irrigated Farming

2021/67. Renewal of the Legislation of Special Legal Order

2021/66. Copernicus Programme

2021/65. Agricultural Inheritance, Farm Transfer

2021/64. The European Union and the Transatlantic Partnership

2021/63. The Impact of the COVID Crisis on European Youth

2021/62. Electronic Administration 2.

2021/61. Cross-border Mergers of Limited Liability Companies

2021/60. Internet Filter Software for Children

2021/59. Renewable Hydrogen

2021/58. Generational Renewal in Agriculture

2021/57. Greenhouse Gas Emission of Transport

2021/56. Collective Bargaining

2021/55. Consumer Potection during the COVID-19 Pandemic

2021/54. Citizens' Participation in EU Decision-Making Processes

2021/53. Taxation of the Digital Sector

2021/51. Public Passenger Transport Services  - e-Ticketing

2021/50. Pension System

2021/49. Family Benefit Programmes

2021/48. Nutrition in the Context of the Child Guarantee

2021/47. Health of Children in the Context of the Child Guarantee

2021/46. Early Childhood Education and Care in the Context of the Child Guarantee

2021/45. Vaccine Passport

2021/44. Re-use of Public Sector Information

2021/43. Digital Money

2021/42. Cableway Installations for Passengers

2021/41. The Ruling on the Behaviour of Distributors' Unfair Trading

2021/40. Greenwashing Phenomenon

2021/39. The Hole in the Ozone Layer

2021/38. Educational Grant for Hungarians Living in Neighbouring Countries

2021/37. Bethlen Gabor Fund

2021/36. European Democracy Action Plan

2021/35. Volunteering

2021/34. Military Service Obligation

2021/33. Adequate Housing in the Context of the Chlid Guarantee

2021/32. Education in the Context of the Child Guarantee

2021/31. Chlid Guarantee

2021/30. EU Foreign Policy Priorities

2021/29. 30 years of Relations between Hungary and the Council of Europe

2021/28. European Year of Rail

2021/27. Soil Protection 2.

2021/26. Energy Revolution - Smart Meters, Electromobility

2021/25. Rules on Using Renewable Energy

2021/24. Customer Identification in the Financial Sector

2021/23. Covered Bonds

2021/22. The Prevention of Money Laundering and the Funding of Terrorism

2021/21. Knowledge Flows between the Academic and the Business Sphere

2021/20. National Innovation System

2021/19. Export Financing

2021/18. Electronic Administration

2021/17. Public Records of Permanent Value

2021/16. Delivery of Official Documents

2021/15. Electronic Land Registry

2021/14. Dark Web

2021/13. COVID-19 Pandemic's Impact on Female Employees

2021/12. Frontex and the European Border and Coast Guard

2021/11. Local Governments during the COVID-19 Pandemic

2021/10. Bullying in Schools

2021/9. Protection of Geographical Indications for Pálinka

2021/8. Protection of Geographical Indications for Agricultural Products 2.

2021/7. Seasonal Work during COVID-19 Pandemic

2021/6. International Student Mobility

2021/5. Science Diplomacy

2021/4. European External Action Service

2021/3. The Framework of Local Youth Policy

2021/2. The Role of Artificial Intelligence in the Fight Against COVID-19 Pandemic

2021/1. European Citizens' Initiative





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The goal of Information Tableaus (Infotableaus) is to provide the legislative work with short information leaflets focussing on statistical data, their visual display and description, on policy issues that are on the agenda of the National Assembly or in the focus of public life.


2022/10. Social Protection 2022

2022/9. The Service Sector 2022/1

2022/8. Macroeconomic Indicators 2022/1

2022/7. Finances 2022/1

2022/6. Public Order and Safety, Police 2022

2022/5. French Presidency of the Council of the European Union

2022/4. Industry and Construction Sector 2022/1

2022/3. Labour Market 2022/1

2022/2. Justice 2022

2022/1. Pensions 2022


2021/52. Agrobusiness 2021

2021/51. Research and Development 2021

2021/50. EU Presidency: France

2021/49. Environment 2021

2021/48. Foreign Economy 2021

2021/47. The Service Sector 2021/4

2021/46. Finances 2021/4

2021/45. Macroeconomic Indicators 2021/4

2021/44. Industry and Construction Sector 2021/2

2021/43. Labour Market 2021/4

2021/42. Housing Market 2021/2

2021/41. Public Procurement

2021/40. Energy 2021

2021/39. Public Education 2021

2021/38. Forestry

2021/37. Slovenia's Presidency of the Council of the European Union

2021/36. Finances 2021/3

2021/35. The Service Sector 2021/3

2021/34. European Health Interview Survey, 2019

2021/33. Macroeconomic Indicators 2021/3

2021/32. Health 2021

2021/31. Labour Market 2021/3

2021/30. Industry and Construction Sector 2021/1

2021/29. National Minorities Living in Hungary 2021

2021/28. Macroeconomic Indicators 2021/2

2021/27. The Service Sector 2021/2

2021/26. Demography 2021

2021/25. Housing Market 2021/1

2021/24. EU presidency: Slovenia

2021/23. Labour market 2021/2

2021/22. Asylum Management in the EU and Hungary 2.

2021/21. Finances 2021/2

2021/20. Hungarians Living as Minorities

2021/19. Telecommunications

2021/18. Social Protection 2021

2021/17. The Service Sector 2021/1

2021/16. Passenger Transport

2021/15. Road Network

2021/14. Rail Transport

2021/13. Unhealthy Behaviour of Young People

2021/12. Passenger Car Fleet

2021/11. Public Order and Safety, Police 2021

2021/10. Macroeconomic Indicators 2021/1

2021/9. Portugal Presidency of the Council of the European Union

2021/8. Justice 2021

2021/7. Student Mobility to Hungary

2021/6. Labour Market 2021/1

2021/5. Mental Health

2021/4. Finances 2021/1

2021/3. EU Presidency: Portugal

2021/2. Culture 2021

2021/1. Pensions 2021




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Analyses are prepared on demand of the MPs, usually longer papers, focussing on the international comparative analysis of the issue. They provide detailed analysis of the legislation and practice of the particular countries – usually the EU Member States. An overview of foreign examples is provided by comparative analysis and tables.


Regulation of Social Media and Online Platforms in the European Union

Seasonal Work during COVID-19

State of Danger and Epidemical Situation in Certain EU Member States during COVID-19


Emergency Measures to Combat COVID-19 Epidemic in Certain EU Countries

Employment and Social Policy Measures during COVID-19 in Certain EU Countries

Measures to Protect Enterprises during the Pandemic in Certain EU Countries


Remuneration of Members of Parliament

Plastic and Packaging Waste Management in Certain Countries of the European Union


Mandatory and Voluntary Military Services

The History and Recent Trends in Organic Agriculture


Right of Assembly - EU Member States


Parliamentary Publicity - International Outlook

Declaration of Assets and Incompatibility of Members of Parliament - International Outlook

Protection of the Parliament Building, Regulation of Demonstrations, Parlamentary Guard and Secretary-general - International Outlook

MPs' (Members of Parliament) Pay and Allowances - International Outlook

Parliamentary Disciplinary Law - International Outlook

Immunity for Members of Parliament - International Outlook

Constitutional and Political Attribution of Parliaments - International Outlook

Government's Duties and Parliamentary Supervision in the Event of a State of Emergency in EU Member States

Civil Control and Supervision of the Armed Forces by the Ombuds Institutions in the Countries of the EU


Incompatibility of MPs - EU Countries

Regulation of Genetically Modified Organisms in some Member States

Rights of Independent Members of the Parliament - EU Member States