LAW OF THE COUNCIL OF STATE

Law Number : 2575

Date of Adoption : January 6,1982

Date and No. of Publication in the Official Gazette : January 20,1982 - 17580


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PART ONE
Establishment

The Council of State

Article 1 – The Council of State, is a High Administrative Court and a consultation and examination authority assigned by the Constitution of the Republic of Turkey.

 

Independence and administration

Article 2 – 1. The Council of State is independent. Its administration and representation shall belong to the President of the Council of State.

2. Affairs of the Council of State related to the government shall be carried out through the medium of the Prime Ministry.

 

Members of profession of the Council of State

Article 3 – Members of profession of the Council of State are the President of the Council of State, the Chief Prosecutor of the Council of State, the Vice President of the Council of State, heads and members of the chambers.

 

Assurance

Article 4 – The President of the Council of State, the Chief Prosecutor of the Council of State, the Vice Presidents of the Council of State, heads and members of the chambers, by being as judges of the high court, will serve under the assurance provided by the Constitution of the Republic of Turkey and the laws.

 

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