TITLE

GOVERNMENT AND POLITICAL CONDITIONS

PUB. DATE
July 2006
SOURCE
Background Notes on Countries of the World: The Slovak Republic;Jul2006, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Country Report
DOC. TYPE
Country Report
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the government and political conditions of Slovakia. The unicameral National Council of the Slovak Republic is the highest legislative body. A constitutional amendment allowing for direct election of the president was passed by the Parliament, and Rudolf Schuster was elected president in 1999. The Supreme Court is Slovakia's highest appellate forum. A Judicial Council was created by a legislation in 2002. The principal government officials are listed.
ACCESSION #
21932083

 

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