The MU Establishing Act (Act No. 50/1919)

ACT

No. 50 of the Collection of Laws and Regulations of 28 January 1919

on the ESTABLISHMENT OF

A SECOND UNIVERSITY

The National Assembly has made the following decision:

§1.   A Czechoslovak state university with four faculties - faculty of law, medicine, natural sciences and arts - is hereby established in Brno under the name of "Masaryk University".
 
§2. At the beginning of the study year 1919-1920, the first year of the faculty of law and the first and second years of the faculty of medicine shall be established. The faculties of natural sciences and arts shall be established at the beginning of the study year 1921-22 at the latest.
 
§3. The ultimate placement and furnishing of the new university and all its departments and institutes in suitable buildings constructed for the purpose shall be finished by the year 1930 at the latest.
 
§4. The Ministry of Education and National Enlightenment is hereby authorized to issue, after having consulted the university advisory board of the said ministry, all the necessary regulations for the starting period.
 
§5. The government is assigned the task to put this Act into effect.
 
T. G. Masaryk
 
Švehla represented by the Prime Minister
 
        Dr. Stránský                Dr. Rašín        
 
StříbrnýHabermann
 
Dr. VrbenskýStaněk
 
Dr. WinterDr. Zahradník
 
Dr. Hruban
 

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