The new head of state must be elected within 30 days from the termination of the mandate of the former president, Infostart said in its article summarizing the schedule after the resignation of the president of the republic.
According to the law on the legal status of the President of the Republic and the House Rules of the National Assembly, the head of state can resign in two ways: he can indicate the date of his departure in the document submitted to the parliament, or he can leave it to the legislature. If the president announces the date of his resignation, it cannot be earlier than 15 days from the date of receipt of the document by Parliament. If you do not announce the date of your departure, the parliament will determine the date, which must be within 15 days of receiving the document.
Although several opposition parties have expressed their will to have direct presidential elections in the country, according to the current legislation, the Parliament will decide, a written recommendation of one fifth of the representatives is required for candidacy.
The new President of the Republic must be elected within 30 days from the termination of the term of office of the outgoing Head of State, a two-thirds majority vote of the Parliament is required.they write.
It is recalled that according to the Basic Law any Hungarian citizen over the age of 35 can be elected, but since the president of the republic can be re-elected only once, for example János Áder cannot be a candidate.
Until the new head of state is installed, the President of the Parliament performs his duties instead, in our case this person Fat László.