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Constitutional Council (France)

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The Constitutional Council (French: Conseil constitutionnel; French pronunciation: ​[kɔ̃sɛj kɔ̃stitysjɔˈnɛl]) is the highest constitutional authority in France. It was created by the Constitution of the Fifth Republic on 4 October 1958 to make that constitutional ideas and rules are seen through. It is located in the Palais-Royal, Paris.[1]

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  1. Arthur Dyevre (April 2017). "The French Constitutional Council". Comparative Constitutional Reasoning. Cambridge University Press. pp. 323–355. doi:10.1017/9781316084281.011. ISBN 9781316084281.