Concepts, elements and features of the legal status of civil servants

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Khomyshyn I., Gritsak Z.
"Concepts, elements and features of the legal status of civil servants"

Lviv Polytechnic National University, Institute of Jurisprudence and Psychology
Lviv Polytechnic National University

The article analyzes the content of the legal status of a civil servant based on scientific literature and current legislation of Ukraine in the field of civil service. It is emphasized that the legal status of a civil servant determines his place in society.
The features and peculiarities of the legal status of a civil servant are highlighted. The main components (elements) of the legal status of a civil servant are analyzed. The main elements of the legal status of a civil servant are defined as: duties of a civil servant, rights, restrictions, guarantees, social and material security, responsibility, as well as the classification of rights and responsibilities of a civil servant.
Emphasis is placed on the primacy of responsibilities and the derivative direction of the rights of civil servants. It is concluded that the content and essence of the legal status of civil servants determine its basic rights and responsibilities, restrictions, guarantees and responsibilities.

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