What is the scope of public law

the authorities, institutions, state companies and special funds of the state; insofar as they perform administrative tasks also for the state audit office, the state commissioner for data protection and freedom of information and the administration of justice (courts, public prosecutor's offices, penal institutions and sanctuary),
the municipalities and municipal associations as well as the other bodies, institutions and foundations under public law that are subject to the supervision of the state,
the employees in the public service of the state of North Rhine-Westphalia, the municipalities and municipal associations as well as the other bodies, institutions and foundations under public law that are subject to the supervision of the state and to which the civil service law, the collective bargaining law of the public service or service contract law apply,
the members of the state government,
the members of the organs and committees of the municipalities and municipal associations, the members of the district council, the local councilors and the competent citizens in accordance with Section 58 Paragraph 3 Municipal Code, Section 41 Paragraph 5 District Code or Section 13 Section 3 Landscape Association Code,
the members of the organs of other corporations, institutions and foundations under public law that are subject to the supervision of the state,
the legal entities and associations of persons in which the absolute majority of the shares or the absolute majority of the votes belong to the public authorities or the majority of which is financed by donations from such authorities,
the natural and legal persons and associations of persons who apply for public contracts with the bodies named in numbers 1, 2 and 7.