The Republic of Tunisia: Constitutional Timeline Regarding the Arab Spring
Edited By: Max Planck Institute
© 2018 Oxford University Press
Since the fall of former President Ben Ali in January 2011, three interim governments ruled Tunisia on the basis of the Law on the Interim Organization of Public Powers of December 2011. The assassination of two politicians sparked a political crisis in 2013, which considerably delayed the Transformation Process. Tunisia’s parliament, the Assemblée Constituante, which was elected on 23 October 2011, adopted a new constitution on 26 January 2014. The Senate adopts a bill authorizing the Interim President to legislate by decree. The Chamber of Representatives, which...