Incompatibility of parliamentary mandates

Since the 2004 European Election and the 2005 Bundestag Election, membership of the European Parliament has been incompatible with the function of deputy of a national parliament, in the case of the Federal Republic of Germany, of the German Bundestag.

Legal bases

Section 22 (2) no. 13 of the European Elections Act (EuWG) in conjunction with Section 7 (2) of the Direct Elections Act

Last update: 1 August 2015