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  Chairman of the Presidium of the Supreme Soviet of the Russian SFSR - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Chairman of the Presidium of the Supreme Soviet of the Russian SFSR
The Chairman of the Presidium of the Supreme Soviet of the Russian Soviet Federative Socialist Republic was the de jure leader of the Russian SFSR between 1938 and 1991.
After the dissolution of the Soviet Union on December 25, 1991, the Russian Supreme Soviet became the acting parliament of the Russian Federation with Khasbulatov as Chairman.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Chairman_of_the_Presidium_of_the_Supreme_Soviet_of_the_Russian_SFSR   (345 words)

  
 SUPREME SOVIET OF THE LITHUANIAN SOVIET SOCIALIST REPUBLIC LAW
  Citizenship Committee of the Presidium of the
The Presidium of the Supreme Soviet of the Lithuanian SSR shall issue directives on granting citizenship of the Lithuanian SSR, renunciation of citizenship of the Lithuanian SSR, restoration of citizenship of the Lithuanian SSR, and deprivation of citizenship of the Lithuanian SSR.
Directives of the Presidium of the Supreme Soviet of the Lithuanian SSR on granting citizenship of the Lithuanian SSR, restoration of citizenship of the Lithuanian SSR, or deprivation of citizenship of the Lithuanian SSR shall be published in the Official Reports of the Lithuanian SSR.
www.uta.edu /cpsees/lithcit.htm   (2611 words)

  
 Supreme Soviet - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Supreme Soviet (Russian: Верховный Совет, Verhovniy Sovet, literally the "Supreme Council") comprised the highest legislative body in the Soviet Union in the interim of the sessions of the Congress of Soviets, and the only one with the power to pass constitutional amendments.
The Supreme Soviet officially dissolved the USSR and itself on December 26, 1991.
The Supreme Soviet of the Russian SFSR and the Congress of People's Deputies of the Russian SFSR were the legislature of Russia until being dissolved during the 1993 constitutional crisis.
www.wikipedia.org /wiki/Supreme_Soviet   (331 words)

  
 President of the Soviet Union - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The President of the Soviet Union was the Head of State of the USSR from March 15, 1990 to December 25, 1991.
Chairman of the Presidium of the Supreme Soviet of the USSR
Chairman of the Supreme Soviet of the USSR
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/President_of_the_Soviet_Union   (665 words)

  
 1977 Soviet Constitution - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
At the Seventh (Special) Session of the Supreme Soviet of the USSR Ninth Convocation on October 7, 1977, the fourth and last Soviet Constitution, also known as the "Brezhnev" Constitution, was unanimously adopted.
Unlike bourgeois democratic constitutions, the Soviet Constitution placed limitations on political rights, whereas in bourgeois democratic countries these limitations are usually left up to the federal legislative or judicial systems, or state constitutions and their corresponding executive, legislative and judicial systems.
Citizens were required to apply for permission to do so from the Presidium of the Supreme Soviet, which could reject the application if the applicant had not completed military service, had judicial duties, or was responsible for family dependents.
www.wikipedia.org /wiki/1977_Soviet_Constitution   (1151 words)

  
 PoliticsForum.org - U.S.S.R. Constitution 1936   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
The Presidium of the Supreme Soviet of the U.S.S.R. is accountable to the Supreme Soviet of the U.S.S.R. for all its activities.
The Supreme Soviet of a Union Republic elects the Presidium of the Supreme Soviet of the Union Republic, consisting of a Chairman of the Presidium of the Supreme Soviet of the Union Republic, Vice-Chairmen, a Secretary of the Presidium and members of the Presidium of the Supreme Soviet of the Union Republic.
The Supreme Soviet of an Autonomous Republic is the sole legislative organ of the Autonomous Soviet Socialist Republic.
www.politicsforum.org /documents/constitution_ussr_1936.php   (5065 words)

  
 Soviet system
Considerable importance is attached to these soviets, not only as local organs of administration and government, but also because they involve wide participation by the population in the work of the party and the government at all elves and provide training in administration.....
Soviets were organized in the 19o5 by Marxist-stimulated intellectual in Russian cities as strike committees to coordinate worker opposition to tsarist policies.
In the soviets, votes were taken not according to fixed party allegiances but according to the momentary passions of the workers and soldiers.
www.crossroad.to /Quotes/brainwashing/soviets.htm   (2001 words)

  
 Supreme Soviet Demands MP’s Release :: Charter'97 :: News :: 22/06/2001   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Supreme Soviet Presidium categorically protests such actions of the authorities and reminds of the legal accountability of those, who sanction persecution of their political opponents,” – reads the text of the statement.
Statement of the Presidium of the Supreme Soviet of Belarus
Supreme Soviet Presidium categorically protests such actions of the authorities and reminds of the legal accountability of those, who sanction persecution of their political opponents.
www.charter97.org /eng/news/2001/06/22/05   (332 words)

  
 Belarus - Persecution of Deputies of the 13th Supreme Soviet
The 13th Supreme Soviet was then dissolved and the new Constitution, which authorized the president to handpick the lower chamber of the National Assembly (the new parliament), was adopted.
Harassment of these Supreme Soviet deputies and the implicit intimidation of their colleagues by example are clearly part of a politically-motivated campaign against the Belarusian opposition, instigated by the President and his administration.
Stanislav Shushkevich, a deputy of the 13th Supreme Soviet, was visited at his home by the Minsk police on December 17, 1996, with the aim of extracting from him testimony of his participation in that month's public meeting between deputies of the 13th Supreme Soviet and the electorate.
www.ilhr.org /ilhr/reports/persecution/index.html   (9232 words)

  
 Statement of the Supreme Soviet of the RT
Statement of the Supreme Soviet of the RT of the Supreme Soviet of the Republic of Tatarstan
The determination of state status of the Republic of Tatarstan, mentioned in the first paragraph of the resolution of the RT Supreme Soviet on February 21, 1992 "On conducting the referendum concerning the state status of the Republic of Tatarstan", means the rise of its status, provided by the Declaration of its state sovereignty.
The Presidium of the Supreme Soviet pays special attention to the fact that acts on state sovereignty and on the referendum in the Republic of Tatarstan do not encroach on the state and territorial integrity of the Russian Federation.
www.kcn.ru /tat_en/politics/dfa/sover/stat7_2.htm   (339 words)

  
 Supreme Soviet Reminds: It’s the Only Democratically Elected Parliament :: Charter'97 :: News :: 22/11/2001   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
The Presidium of the 13th Supreme Soviet made a statement “On the Presidential Elections and Supreme Soviet Successor”.
That is why the only lawful successor of the 13th Supreme Soviet could be a legislative body elected according to international norms and standards, as a result of people’s free choice and not after an electoral farce.
In this relation the Supreme Soviet warns that signing and ratification of any treaties or agreements restricting or liquidating independence of Belarus by the structures and officials elected in a undemocratic way and with violation of the law, are of no legal value.
www.charter97.org /eng/news/2001/11/22/23   (222 words)

  
 ASTRONAUTICS IN THE U. S. S. R.
Soviet interest in space flight was further revealed by the fact that on September 24, 1954, the Presidium of the U. Academy of Sciences established the K. Tsiolkovskii Gold Medal for outstanding work in the field of interplanetary communications, to be awarded every 3 years beginning with 1957.
Since the Soviets are masters in the arts of exploitation and long-range planning, as well as being endowed with a native competence in matters scientific and technological, it is not difficult to imagine the alacrity with which they assimilated the Peenemünde program and adapted it to their own plans for world domination.
Soviet confidence an the ultimate result is reflected in the fact that, whereas originally authorities exhorted sputnik observers-professional as well as amateur-to send their tracking data to Moskva-Sputnik, they now ask that data be sent to Moskva-Kosmos.
www.hq.nasa.gov /office/pao/History/conghand/astrussr.htm   (8813 words)

  
 Encyclopedia: Supreme Soviet of the USSR
The Supreme Soviet (Верховный Совет, Verhovniy Sovet, literally the "Supreme Council") comprised the highest legislative body in the Soviet Union in the interim of the sessions of the Congress of Soviets, and the only one with the power to pass constitutional amendments.
the Soviet of Nationalities, supposed to represent the ethnic populations, with members elected on the basis of 25 deputies from each union republic, 11 from each autonomous republic, five from each autonomous region, and one from each autonomous oblast.
In practice, the Supreme Soviet functioned as a rubber stamp to legislation originating from less representative but more powerful bodies, like the Politburo.
www.nationmaster.com /encyclopedia/Supreme-Soviet-of-the-USSR   (395 words)

  
 Soviet Military Medals
The first Soviet medal as a national award was instituted by an ordinance of the Presidium of the Supreme Soviet of the USSR on January 24, 1938, by the 20th anniversary of the Red Army.
The title of Hero of the Soviet Union, the highest distinction in this country, was instituted by an ordinance of the Central Executive Committee of the USSR in April 1934.
All the Soviet servicemen who participated in the defeat of Japanese militarists were decorated with the medal "For Victory over Japan." The Soviet people will never forget the Severe trials that fell to their lot in the struggle against Nazism.
www.sadcom.com /pins/article/su_medals.htm   (1225 words)

  
 FRUS, 1958-60, Vol. X, Part 1: 10 - Soviet Union   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
USSR--Chairman of the Presidium of the Supreme Soviet of the USSR, Klimenti Voroshilov
M.P. Georgadze, Secretary of the Presidium of the Supreme Soviet of the USSR
Soviet specialists, he said, had told him that to paralyze vital centers in the U.S. as well as in Europe, Asia, i.e., the U.S. bases on these two continents, rockets costing a total of 30 billion rubles were needed.
dosfan.lib.uic.edu /ERC/frus/frus58-60x1/10soviet4.html   (20230 words)

  
 The Rise of Khrushchev   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
A new Presidium of the Council of Ministers, consisting of the triumvirate plus Bulganin and Kaganovich, included the leading figures of the government proper, and, it appeared (with the exception of Khrushchev), of the Party as well.
Soviet troops were brought in, and the strike was crushed.
Khrushchev's agricultural report and his elevation to the first secretaryship of the Soviet Party were the prelude to a number of personnel changes in the Party machinery which were reminiscent of the removals and appointments which Stalin had authored in the mid-twenties with a view to solidifying his own control of the Party.
mars.acnet.wnec.edu /~grempel/courses/russia/lectures/43risekhrush.html   (2044 words)

  
 Crimean Tatars
In the first years of Soviet power the development of Crimean Tatar national culture was tolerated: national schools were re-opened and the Tatars founded national research centres, museums, libraries and theatres.
In 1967 the Presidium of the Supreme Soviet issued a decree: 'Rehabilitation of the Tatars of Crimea'.
Still, in 1989 the Supreme Soviet of the Soviet Union adopted a formal decision which allowed the Crimean Tatars and the Volga Germans to return to their homeland and re-establish a local administration.
www.kresy.co.uk /krym.html   (1148 words)

  
 AllRefer.com - Leonid Ilyich Brezhnev (Russian, Soviet, And CIS History, Biography) - Encyclopedia
He was (1960–64) chairman of the presidium of the Supreme Soviet, or titular head of state.
In 1968, in support of the Soviet invasion of Czechoslovakia, he enunciated the "Brezhnev doctrine," asserting that the USSR could intervene in the domestic affairs of any Soviet bloc nation if Communist rule were threatened.
During the late 1970s and early 1980s, cold war tensions returned with an acceleration in the arms race, the Soviet invasion of Afghanistan, and the continued intransigence toward political and economic reform within the Soviet bloc, such as the imposition of martial law in Poland.
reference.allrefer.com /encyclopedia/B/Brezhnev.html   (439 words)

  
 Reference.com/Web Search/Supreme Soviet
SUPREMESOVIET; SUPREME COUNCIL; PARLIAMENT of the Republic of...
November 15, 1996 Appeal of the Presidium of the SupremeSoviet of the Republic of
Chairman of the Presidium of the SupremeSoviet of the USSR.
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 (1967) Regulations for election to the Supreme Soviet of the U.S.S.R: Approved by a decree of the Presidium of the ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
(1967) Regulations for election to the Supreme Soviet of the U.S.S.R: Approved by a decree of the Presidium of the Supreme Soviet of the U.S.S.R. dated January 9, 1950.
Amended and supplemented by the decrees of the Presidium of the Supreme Soviet of the U.S.S.R., dated December 27, 1961 and March 19, 1966
Regulations for election to the Supreme Soviet of the U.S.S.R: Approved by a decree of the Presidium of the Supreme Soviet of the U.S.S.R. dated January 9, 1950.
www.getcited.org /pub/101301749   (114 words)

  
 Union of Soviet Socialist Republics: The Brezhnev Era
In 1966 the position of first secretary of the CPSU again was called general secretary (as it had been until 1952), and the presidium of the supreme soviet reverted to the name politburo (short for political bureau).
In 1968, Soviet relations with the Communist nations of Eastern Europe reached a critical stage when Soviet troops (and forces of some of the other Warsaw Treaty Organization members) invaded (Aug. 21) Czechoslovakia in a successful effort to curb the trend toward liberalization there (and indirectly to reduce Czechoslovakia's increasing contact with Western European nations).
A major objective of Soviet foreign policy in the early 1970s was to gain official recognition of the post–World War II settlement in Europe.
www.factmonster.com /ce6/world/A0861697.html   (1513 words)

  
 PRESIDIUM OF THE SUPREME SOVIET OF THE
Correspondence with the bodies of state power and the government of the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics, with ministries and departments, social organizations, enterprises, institutions, and other organizations beyond the borders of the Lithuanian SSR, shall be conducted in the Russian language or in whatever language is acceptable to both parties.
Lithuanian SSR and its Presidium, re-solutions and directives of the Council of Ministers, and documents of social organizations shall be issued in the Lithuanian language, promulgated in the Lithuanian language, and, as necessary, in the Russian language as well.
The Council of Ministers of the Lithuanian SSR shall oversee the implementation of this Decree throughout the Republic.
www.uta.edu /cpsees/lithlang2.htm   (787 words)

  
 ABM -- Other Belarusian Governments            
The 260-seat 13th Supreme Soviet was outlawed by then-President Lukashenko* as a result of a controversial November 26, 1996 referendum (sic) which gave him sweeping powers and extended his term of office by 2 years.
Approximately 130 Supreme Soviet members filed applications for seats in the National Assembly House of Representatives, the legislature that was hand-picked by Mr.
The OSCE reaffirmed the official status of the Supreme Soviet in July, 1998.
www.belarus-misc.org /bel-xile.htm   (534 words)

  
 CNN Cold War - Documents: Soviet meeting on Hungary
Following are notes from a meeting of the Communist Party of the Soviet Union's Central Committee six days before Soviet tanks entered Budapest to stop the uprising in Hungary.
In the end, Soviet tanks stayed out of Budapest until November 4, when -- in reaction to Nagy's decision to withdraw from the Warsaw Pact -- they drove into the city, quelled the rebellion and arrested Nagy.
Comrades [Presidium Member Leonid] Brezhnev, Pospelov, [Minister of Foreign Affairs Dmitri] Shepilov and Furtseva are to prepare documents.
www.cnn.com /SPECIALS/cold.war/episodes/07/documents/cpsu   (1673 words)

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