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Questions about bulgaria?
what is the national legislature and how many political parties have seats in it? How does the number of political parties affect both how legislation is adopted and the type of legislation that is adopted?
Does Bulgaria have a unitary system, a federal system, or something else? What is the importance of this part of the political system to how it functions and the types of policies adopted?
Is the head of the state the head of the government? Is there a monarch? What is the role of both the head of government and the head of the state and why are these roles important?
- 1 decade agoFavorite Answer
Bulgaria functions as a parliamentary democracy within a unitary constitutional republic.
The National Assembly or Narodno Sabranie (Народно събрание) consists of 240 deputies, each elected for four-year terms by popular vote. The National Assembly has the power to enact laws, approve the budget, schedule presidential elections, select and dismiss the Prime Minister and other ministers, declare war, deploy troops abroad, and ratify international treaties and agreements. The president serves as the head of state and commander-in-chief of the armed forces. While unable to initiate legislation other than constitutional amendments, the President can return a bill for further debate, although the parliament can override the President's veto by vote of a majority of all MPs.
The Bulgarian legal system recognizes the Acts of Parliament as a main source of law, and is a typical representative of the Romano-Germanic law family.
Number of parties varies between elections. In that regard, Bulgaria is in no way a conservative country.Source(s): http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bulgaria
- 7 years ago
Politics of Bulgaria take place in a framework of a parliamentary representative democratic republic, whereby the Prime minister is the head of government, and of a multi-party system. Executive power is exercised by the government. Legislative power is vested in both the government and the National Assembly.