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National Council

 

in the Czechoslovak Socialist Republic the highest representative organs of authority in both the Czech and Slovak Republics; established by the Constitutional Law on Federalization in 1968. Each national council is elected for five years by the citizens of the respective republic by secret ballot under universal, equal, and direct suffrage. The national council is the only legislative body for the republic. The right of legislative initiative is vested in the council’s deputies and committees and the government of the republic. Sessions of the council are called at least twice a year. Between sessions, the powers of the national council, except those related to the passage of constitutional laws and the adoption of the republic budget, are exercised by an appointed presidium.

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It is contended that the national council ought to have no concern with any object of internal administration.
A religious sect may degenerate into a political faction in a part of the Confederacy; but the variety of sects dispersed over the entire face of it must secure the national councils against any danger from that source.
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The National Council, top advisory body to the President of the Republic on the Cyprus issue, will convene on Monday morning under President of the Republic Nicos Anastasiades.
RAMALLAH, August 19, 2017 (WAFA) -- Fatah movement said on Saturday that convening the National Council is a national necessity, a strategic Palestinian interest, and a protection for the Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO), the sole legitimate representative of the Palestinian people.
TAP)- - Works of the Democratic Current's National Council which started, on Saturday in Gafsa, continue today with the participation of various regional bureaus of the party.
During his address to the workshop on the impact of the tribal conflicts on the national security organized by the committees of security and defense of the national council and the committee of the peace, reconciliation and communication of the state's council, Prof.
The Federal National Council has approved 547 drafts laws and issued 300 recommendations in the last 43 years.
STARTING his speech at the National Council meeting with slogans of ' Inqalab Zindabaad' and ' Bharat Mata Ki Jai', Delhi Chief Minister and AAP national convener Arvind Kejriwal asked party colleagues to choose between him and the two rebel leaders -- Yogendra Yadav and Prashant Bhushan.
NNA - Lebanese Forces parliamentary bloc member, MP Antoine Zahra, hoped the National Council would be a crossing to the state and stability.

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