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  Constitution of Monaco - Biocrawler   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-10)
The Constitution of Monaco, first adopted in 1911 and heavily revised by Prince Rainier III on December 17, 1962, outlines three branches of government, including several administrative offices and a number of councils, who share advisory and legislative power with the Prince.
The constitution also defines the line of succession to the Monegasque throne; this section was modified on April 2, 2002.
The Supreme Court of Monaco is composed of five chief members and two assistant judges named by the Prince on the basis of nominations by the National Council and other government bodies.
www.biocrawler.com /encyclopedia/Constitution_of_Monaco   (293 words)

  
 Monaco - Encyclopedia.com
Monaco has a 16th-century palace, a 19th-century cathedral in the Byzantine style, and a noted oceanographic museum, founded in 1910 by Prince Albert I. Auto racing is popular, and Monaco is home to both the Monte Carlo Rally and the Monaco Grand Prix.
In accordance with the 1962 constitution, Monaco is governed by the ruling monarch, who is assisted by a minister of state (selected by the monarch from three candidates nominated by France), a cabinet (the Council of the Crown), and the National Council, which is elected by universal suffrage every five years.
Monaco was under Spanish protection from 1542 to 1641, under French protection from 1641 to 1793, annexed to France in 1793, and under Sardinian protection from 1815 to 1861.
www.encyclopedia.com /doc/1E1-Monaco.html   (1787 words)

  
 Monaco Constitution
The Constitution of December 7,1 962, affirms the status of the Principality as a sovereign and independent state in the framework of the general principles of international law and the particular treaties signed with France (article 1), stating that the government is constitutional and is a hereditary monarchy (article 2).
The Constitution of December i 7, i 962 is dedicated to the existence of a constitutional jurisdiction through article 90-A which prescribes that the Supreme Court sovereignly rules over appeals which seek validity or indemnity having attacked the rights and liberties prescribed in title III of the Constitution.
The judiciaries jurisprudence constitutes ; the justice of the peace, a trial court, a court of appeal, a criminal court and a court of judicial revision.
www.riviera-magazine.com /tourisme/monaco/MonacoConstitution-us.html   (1311 words)

  
 Monaco
In 1191, Monaco was given to Genoa by the Emperor Henry VI, a donation confirmed by Frederic II in 1220 and 1241, and by the comte de Provence in 1262.
Monaco was returned to the Grimaldi family in 1814 with its borders of 1792, and initially placed under the continued protection of France by the treaty of Paris of May 30, 1814.
The territory of the principality of Monaco is unalienable.
www.heraldica.org /topics/national/monaco.htm   (8983 words)

  
 Constitution Of Monaco   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-10)
The Constitution of Monaco, first adopted in 1911 and heavily revised by Prince Rainier III on December 17, 1962, outlines three branches of government, including several administrative offices and a number of councils, who share advisory and legislative power with the Prince.
The constitution also defines the line of succession to the Monegasque throne ; this section was modified on April 2, 2002.
The Supreme Court of Monaco is composed of five chief members and two assistant judges named by the Prince on the basis of nominations by the National Council and other government bodies.
www.seattleluxury.com /encyclopedia/entry/Constitution_of_Monaco   (370 words)

  
 JURIST - Monaco: Monacan Law, Legal Research, Human Rights
Monaco has been governed as a constitutional monarchy since 1911, with the Prince as chief of state.
Under the Monacan Constitution, the Prince delegated his judicial powers to the judiciary, which dispenses justice in his name.
The Constitution distinguishes between those rights that are provided for all residents and those that apply only to the approximately 7,000 residents who hold Monegasque nationality.
jurist.law.pitt.edu /world/monaco.htm   (476 words)

  
 Politics of Monaco - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The politics of Monaco have traditionally been under the autocratic control of the Prince of Monaco, and from its founding the principality was a monarchy ruled by the House of Grimaldi; however, with the creation of a Constitution in 1911, the Prince relinquished his autocratic rule and the principality became a constitutional monarchy.
A first Constitution of Monaco was adopted in 1911 and a new one, awarded by Prince Rainier III on December 17, 1962, outlines legislative, judicial, and executive branches of government, which consist of several administrative offices and a number of councils.
The prince is advised by the Crown Council of Monaco.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Politics_of_Monaco   (464 words)

  
 Monaco (06/07)
Monaco is divided into four sections: Monaco-Ville, the old city on a rocky promontory extending into the Mediterranean; La Condamine, the section along the port; Monte-Carlo, the principal residential and resort area; and Fontvieille, a newly constructed area reclaimed from the sea.
Monaco does not publish the figures for unemployment, but in 2005 the rate was estimated to be at 0%.
Monaco is noted for its activity in the field of marine sciences.
www.state.gov /r/pa/ei/bgn/3397.htm   (2159 words)

  
 Monaco
Monaco is divided into four sections: Monaco-Ville, the old city on a rocky promontory extending into the Mediterranean; La Condamine, the section along the port; Monte-Carlo, the principal residential and resort area; and Fontvieille, a newly constructed area reclaimed from the sea.
Monaco does not publish the figures for unemployment, but in 1998 the rate was estimated to be at 3.1%.
Monaco is noted for its activity in the field of marine sciences.
www.factmonster.com /country/profiles/monaco.html   (1318 words)

  
 Monaco - Provence on ForumForUs
Monaco is the most densely populated country in the world and the world's second-smallest independent country with a population of just 32,409 and an area of 1.95 square kilometers.
Monaco was re-founded in 1215 as a colony of Genoa.
Prince Albert II of Monaco formally became the ruler of Monaco on July 12, 2005 in a celebration that began with a solemn Mass at the cathedral where his father was buried three months before, after a reign of 56 years.
provence.forumforus.com /Monaco   (1879 words)

  
 Principality of Monaco Monte Carlo -
In ancient history, the Rock of Monaco was a shelter for primitive populations.
For 700 years, the history of Monaco has been linked to that of the Grimaldi Dynasty which has celebrated in 1997, the anniversary of its accession to the Principality of Monaco.
However, freedom of worship is guaranteed by the Constitution and several religions are represented in Monaco.The National Holiday is celebrated on 19th November every year.
www.monaco-montecarlo.com /index-principality_monaco-en.html   (395 words)

  
 2004 Country Report on Human Rights Practices in Monaco
Monaco is a constitutional monarchy in which the sovereign Prince plays a leading role in governing the country.
The Constitution distinguishes between those rights that are provided for all residents and those that apply only to the approximately 7,100 residents who hold Monegasque nationality.
The Constitution provides for freedom of speech and of the press, and the Government generally respected these rights and did not restrict academic freedom; however, the law prohibits public denunciations of the ruling family, a provision that the media generally observed.
www.state.gov /g/drl/rls/hrrpt/2004/41698.htm   (2152 words)

  
 Constitution of Monaco - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The constitution also defines the line of succession to the Monegasque throne; this section was modified on April 2, 2002.
The independence of the judges is guaranteed by the constitution.
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en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Constitution_of_Monaco   (395 words)

  
 Monaco, Monaco Chronicle :: Travel to Monaco :: Monaco Journey :: Monaco Travel Guide
Monaco, small independent principality of Europe, forming an enclave in southeastern France, bordered on the south by the Mediterranean Sea and surrounded on the north, east, and west by the French department of Alpes-Maritimes.
The population in the 1982 census was 29,876, and the 2001 estimate was 31,842.
Monaco is a country that thrives on spectacle and glitz.
monaco.europe-chronicle.com   (1687 words)

  
 Political System, Constitution and Law | Facts About Germany
This “constitutional complaint” is open to every citizen and is an extra form of legal redress against any violations of basic rights by a public authority.
Criminal law proceeds from the constitutional premise that no act is punishable unless declared so by law before it was committed.
Another principle embedded in the constitution is that no one may be punished more than once for the same offense.
europe-chronicle.com /germany-facts/info/political-system-constitution-and-law   (1471 words)

  
 Monaco Government - Constitution, Flag, and Leaders
Monaco has been governed as a constitutional monarchy since 1911, with the Prince as chief of state.
Under the 1962 constitution, the Prince shares his power with the unicameral National Council.
The Supreme Court is composed of five chief members and two assistant judges named by the Prince on the basis of nominations by the National Council and other government bodies.
www.factrover.com /government/Monaco_government.html   (436 words)

  
 Kenyans reject new constitution in 'orange revolution' - Times Online
The draft constitution had split Mr Kibaki's own government, which some of his own cabinet ministers protesting that it enshrined the President's near-absolute powers while creating a token post of prime minister.
The defeat of the draft constitution followed a vitriolic and violent campaign that deeply split the Kibaki’s government and the East African nation and saw at least eight people killed in political violence.
Mr Kibaki was swept to victory in a 2002 election on a wave of resentment at poverty and corruption under the 24-year rule of Daniel arap Moi, his predecessor.
www.timesonline.co.uk /article/0,,3-1883199,00.html   (1025 words)

  
 Personal Status
The Kuwaiti National Assembly was dissolved by the Prime Minister on April 4, 1999 and an election for the new Assembly was held on July 3, 1999.
Any decrees issued during the period that the National Assembly was dissolved require approval of two thirds of the newly constituted Assembly in order to be codified into law.
Note: Article 25 of the Constitution of Pakistan: "(1) All citizens are equal before law and are entitled to equal protection of law.
www.equalitynow.org /english/wan/beijing5/beijing5_personal_en.html   (1222 words)

  
 La Constitution
Nous avons résolu de doter l'Etat d'une nouvelle Constitution, laquelle, de par Notre volonté souveraine, sera désormais considérée comme loi fondamentale de l'Etat et ne pourra être modifiée que dans les termes que Nous avons arrêtés.
- La Principauté de Monaco est un Etat souverain et indépendant dans le cadre des principes généraux du droit international et des conventions particulières avec la France.
L'organisation et les conditions d'exercice de la Régence pendant la minorité du Prince ou en cas d'impossibilité pour lui d'exercer ses fonctions sont fixées par les statuts de la Famille Souveraine.
www.monaco.gouv.mc /Dataweb/GouvMc.nsf/(ListCh)/8EAC97F956A58C44C12569D1004E6ABF?OpenDocument   (4390 words)

  
 Monaco travel guide
Most people don't stay in Monaco but do it as a daytrip from the French or Italian Riviera.
The Catholic religion is the state religion, freedom of worship, however, is guaranteed by the Constitution.
The sovereignty of Monaco is today indisputable, undisputed and internationally recognized but it has not always been so, as its history demonstrates.
www.world66.com /europe/monaco   (254 words)

  
 Constitution Finder
Nations of the world are linked to their constitutional text posted somewhere on the Internet.
We would appreciate both your direction to internet sites where other constitutions may be found and your contribution of the texts of constitutions not yet accessible on the Internet.
We seek not only constitutions in effect, and their amendments, but also constitutions which have been superseded as well as drafts not yet acted upon or else abandoned.
confinder.richmond.edu   (105 words)

  
 GUIDE TO LAW ONLINE: Monaco
Constitution de la Principaute, 17 Decembre 1962 (Monaco)
Constitution Finder (University of Richmond T.C. Williams School of Law)
NATLEX: Monaco (International Labour Organisation) database of national laws on labor, social security and related human rights
www.loc.gov /law/guide/monaco.html   (147 words)

  
 Constitution of Monaco - Helplinelaw
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La Constitution ne peut faire l'objet d'aucune mesure de suspension.
La révision totale ou partielle de la présente Constitution est subordonnée au commun accord du Prince et du Conseil National.
www.helplinelaw.com /law/monaco/constitution/constitution11.php   (200 words)

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