Speaker of the Assembly of the Representatives of the People
From 1956 to 1959, the Tunisian legislature was called the National Constituent Assembly, from 1959 to 1981 the National Assembly, from 1981 to 2011 the Chamber of Deputies
and from 2011 to 2014 the Constituent Assembly
. Since 2014, it is called the Assembly of the Representatives of the People.
The Speaker of the Assembly serves as ex officio
Vice-President of Tunisia. In the event of the resignation, permanent incapacity or death of the President of the Republic
, the speaker of the Assembly ascends as interim president for a minimum of 45 days and a maximum of 90 days, pending new elections.
Last edited on 13 November 2019, at 23:34
Content is available under CC BY-SA 3.0
unless otherwise noted.