Supreme Soviet

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The Supreme Soviet (Russian: Верховный Совет, romanized: Verkhovny Sovet, lit.'Supreme Council') was the common name for the legislative bodies (parliaments) of the Soviet socialist republics (SSR) in the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics (USSR) and were modeled after the Supreme Soviet of the USSR, established in 1938.[1]

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  1. Roeder, Philip G. (2007-08-05). Where Nation-States Come From: Institutional Change in the Age of Nationalism. Princeton University Press. p. 70. ISBN 978-0-691-13467-3.