Council Minister of Koss
The Council Minister of the Royal Council (in Portuguese: Ministro do Conselho Real) was the President or Chairman of the Royal Council. The Council Minister was elected at the beginning of a Council session immediately after an election or by appoitment of the Grand Duke. The only way that the Council Minister could be removed from his/her position was by Royal Decree, issued by the Grand Duke. The post was latly occupied by Lucas Soares. The inaugural holder was Princess Isabela Mello.
|Council Minister of of the Royal Council|
Ministro do Conselho Real
Insignia of the Royal Council
|Style||Mr. Council Minister|
|Appointer||Vote within the Royal Council|
|Inaugural holder||Isabela Mello|
|Formation||15th November 2011|
Powers and Functions
The Council Minister of the Royal Council, apart from being the presiding officer of the Royal Council whenever there was a joint-sitting, was also the chief representative and leader of the legislative branch in Koss. The Council Minister of the Royal Council was given many powers, aswell as responsabilities:
- Guaranteing the democracy and fair proceeding of the Royal Council.
- Ensuring all votes in the Royal Council are recorded.
- Asking the Monarch to convoke an extraordinary session of the Royal Council.