Pietro Grasso

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Pietro Grasso
Pietro Grasso - Festa Unità Roma 2012.JPG
President of the Senate
Assumed office
16 March 2013
President Giorgio Napolitano
Sergio Mattarella
Preceded by Renato Schifani
President of Italy
Acting
In office
14 January 2015 – 3 February 2015
Prime Minister Matteo Renzi
Preceded by Giorgio Napolitano
Succeeded by Sergio Mattarella
National Antimafia Prosecutor
In office
11 October 2005 – 27 December 2012
Preceded by Pierluigi Vigna
Succeeded by Giusto Sciacchitano
Personal details
Born 1 January 1945 (1945-01-01) (age 72)
Licata, Italy
Political party Democratic Party

Pietro Grasso (Italian pronunciation: [ˌpjɛːtro ˈɡrasːo]; born 1 January 1945), also known as Piero Grasso, is an Italian anti-mafia magistrate and politician who has been President of the Italian Senate since 16 March 2013.[1] Grasso became Acting President of Italy on 14 January 2015, after the resignation of President Giorgio Napolitano. Sergio Mattarella succeeded Grasso as president when he was elected as the new president of Italy.

References[change | change source]

  1. "Profile of Pietro Grasso". The official website of the Senate of the Italian Republic. http://www.senato.it/leg/17/BGT/Schede_v3/Attsen/00029110.htm.

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