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C. Chapter 4. The National Assembly

Article 89. National Assembly Comoposition and Election Procedure

Article 201. Adopting and amending the Constitution

As a result i.a. of the meeting with the Venice Commission delegation on 24 August, Article 89 § 3 has been reformulated as follows: “The National Assembly shall be elected by a proportional electoral contest. The Electoral Code shall guarantee the formation of a stable parliamentary majority. If no stable parliamentary majority is formed as a result of the election or through building of a political coalition, a second round of elections may be held. The restrictions, conditions and the procedure of formation of political coalitions shall be prescribed by the Electoral Code”. §§ 4 to 7 of Article 89 have been removed.