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The closing payments of the General Settlement Fund

On 7 July 2009, the Board of Trustees of the General Settlement Fund, to which both the presidency of the National Council and representatives of the Federal Government, as well as victims' associations and representatives of the religious communities belong, unanimously determined the final payment quotas. These quotas regulate the shares of the established losses which will de facto be disbursed. more...


Payment quotas and the payment process

The payment quotas for payments from the General settlement Fund were calculated on the basis of the decisions reached by the Claims Committee by 1 July 2009 and the means at the Fund's disposal. The aliquot distribution of the available means is regulated by these quotas on the basis of the determined property losses. more...


Initial Payments

After the last class action in the USA was dismissed and the Austrian Federal Government announced on 13 December 2005 that legal closure has been obtained, the General Settlement Fund for Victims of National Socialism began to make first advance payments. more...


Initial Payments (advance payments)

Amendment of the General Settlement Fund Law (BGBl. I No. 142/2005): Initial payments (advance payments). more...