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Council of State

Duties

The Council of State is responsible for expressing its opinion on Bills and draft Ordinances that are submitted to it for examination by the Prince. It may also be consulted about other matters.

The consultative responsibilities of this institution, both from a legislative and a regulatory point of view, make it a partner to the Government.

Organisation and operation

The Council of State has twelve members, chosen and appointed by the Prince, following opinions expressed by the Minister of State and the Secretary of Justice.

The latter is the de jure Chairman of the Council.

Current members of the Council of State are as follows:

Chairman
 Mr Laurent ANSELMI

Vice-Chairman
 Mr Jean-François LANDWERLIN

Councillors
Mr Roger BERNARDINI
Mr Antoine DINKEL
Mr Jean-Baptiste DONNIER
Me Alain FRANCOIS
Mr Arnaud HAMON
Mr Philippe ORENGO
Mr Alain PIQUEMAL
Mr Jean-Marie RAINAUD
Mr Jean-Charles SACOTTE

Secretary
 Mr Sébastien BIANCHERI

Founding legislation 

Constitution of the Principality of 17 December 1962

Contact details

Conseil d'État

Phone Number : (+377) 98 98 80 04

Conseil d'État

5 rue Colonel Bellando de Castro
MC 98000 Monaco

Phone Number : (+377) 98 98 80 04

http://en.gouv.mc/Government-Institutions/Institutions/Assemblies-and-constitutional-bodies/Council-of-State